Snacks

Our 15 best nachos recipes

Can anything beat a serve of crunchy corn chips, covered in melted cheese, your favourite protein and a generous dollop of sour cream? We think not!

Is there anything more satisfying than a loaded tray of nachos, still hot from the oven?

They can be as simple as a snack of corn chips with melted cheese and a tomato salsa – or go all out with a lamb and bean nachos with salsa fresca that are hearty enough to serve as a main meal.

However you prefer them we have a recipe for you here. There’s beef and bean, vegetarian, chicken and even a veal schnitzel or nacho pie recipe.

Looking for more Mexican recipes?

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Black bean chilli with guacamole and corn “chips”

Black bean chilli with guacamole and corn “chips”

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Pulled chicken and black bean nachos

Pulled chicken and black bean nachos

Freshen up your nachos with this pulled chicken and black bean version.

beef nachos

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Beef nachos

Beef nachos

This quick and easy beef nachos with guacamole on the side is a great mid-week dinner stand-by.

Spiced beef nachos

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Spiced beef nachos

Spiced beef nachos

Delicious spiced hearty beef mince is wonderful served with crunchy, golden tortilla chips, creamy Mexican guacamole and sour cream.

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Easy chicken nacho mix

Easy chicken nacho mix

There couldn’t be an easier way to make a fun, tasty family dinner. And it makes a little chicken go a long way. Try this with pork or beef too.

mexican cob loaf

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Individual nacho cobs

Individual nacho cobs

Always a hit at any party, a classic cob loaf is never out of fashion and this moreish Mexican-inspired recipe means you can indulge without sharing – yum!

Quick Grilled Nachos

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Quick grilled nachos

Whip up this quick grilled nachos in no time at all. Your family and friends will love sharing this big tray of vegetarian nachos, enjoying the oozy melted cheese, spicy tomato salsa and creamy avocado atop crunchy corn chips.

nacho bowl recipe

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Nacho bowls

Forget battles over the last corn chip thanks to these nacho bowls. Everyone gets their fair share! We can’t guarantee too much decorum though; they are nachos after all!

Nachos bites

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Nacho bites

Nacho bites Add some Mexican flair with these bite-sized morsels of nacho goodness.

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Beef and bean nachos

Beef and bean nachos

This Mexican dish is a classic for a reason. Why mess with perfection?

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Chunky black bean and grilled corn salad with cheesy nachos

Chunky black bean and grilled corn salad with cheesy nachos

This oh-so-easy meal will soon become your go-to midweek family dinner. Even picky eaters will love this one.

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Bean nachos

Bean nachos

Topped with shredded iceberg lettuce, chopped avocado and tomato, this vegetarian dish is a winner with both the kids and adults.

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Veal schnitzel nachos

Veal schnitzel nachos

Add crunch and interest to your standard veal schnitzels with a crushed corn chip coating. Served as nachos with a fresh avocado and tomato salsa, there’s no disappointing with this tasty dish!

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Julie Goodwin’s nachos pie recipe

Julie Goodwin’s nachos pie recipe

“This is a winner in our house, as it combines two of the boys’ favourites – pies and nachos! It serves six with lettuce, tomatoes, salsa and extra corn chips.” – Julie Goodwin

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Chicken nachos

Chicken nachos

If you’re looking for something quick, easy and satisfying next time you’re feeding a crowd, then this chicken nachos recipe is just the ticket. This beloved and popular Tex-Mex dish is a guaranteed winner.

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Nachos with guacamole

Nachos with guacamole

You’ll win lots of friends with this luscious layered nachos recipe topped with fresh guacamole and sour cream.

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Lamb and bean nachos with salsa fresca

Lamb and bean nachos with salsa fresca

Take your taste-buds to Mexico with these cheesy lamb and bean nachos and zesty salsa fresca – easy to make and super delicious!

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Vegetarian nachos

Vegetarian nachos

This delicious vegetarian nachos recipe is loaded with red beans, mushrooms, corn and capsicum for a fully-loaded and delicious feed.

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