Microwave Texas Nachos

Microwave Texas Nachos
Staff Writer

Taste of Home

Make these nachos for your next tailgating party or serve them as an appetizer. It's a fun dish and easy to make. 

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2
Servings
1255
Calories Per Serving
Deliver Ingredients

Ingredients

  • 2  Ounces  uncooked chorizo or bulk spicy pork sausage
  • garlic clove, minced
  • 1/4  Cup  refried beans
  • 2  Cups  tortilla chips
  • 1/2  Cup  shredded Colby-Monterey Jack cheese
  • 1/2  Cup  shredded lettuce
  • small tomato, seeded and diced
  • 3  Tablespoons  chopped onion
  • 1/4  Cup  Daisy Brand Sour Cream
  • 1/4  Cup  guacamole
  • 2  Tablespoons  sliced jalapeño

Directions

Crumble chorizo into a small skillet; add garlic. Cook over medium heat for 6-8 minutes or until fully cooked; drain.

In a microwave-safe dish, combine chorizo mixture and beans.

Cover and microwave on high for 1-2 minutes or until heated through; stir.

Place the tortilla chips on a microwave-safe serving plate; sprinkle with cheese.

Heat, uncovered, on high for 1 minute or until cheese is melted. Spoon chorizo mixture over chips and cheese.

Top with lettuce, tomato, onion, sour cream, guacamole and jalapeño. Serve immediately.

Nutritional Facts

Total Fat
57g
81%
Sugar
5g
6%
Saturated Fat
20g
83%
Cholesterol
96mg
32%
Carbohydrate, by difference
158g
100%
Protein
33g
72%
Vitamin A, RAE
434µg
62%
Vitamin B-12
1µg
42%
Vitamin B-6
1mg
77%
Vitamin C, total ascorbic acid
4mg
5%
Vitamin K (phylloquinone)
75µg
83%
Calcium, Ca
454mg
45%
Choline, total
53mg
12%
Fiber, total dietary
12g
48%
Fluoride, F
1µg
0%
Folate, total
97µg
24%
Iron, Fe
6mg
33%
Magnesium, Mg
218mg
68%
Manganese, Mn
1mg
56%
Niacin
4mg
29%
Phosphorus, P
810mg
100%
Riboflavin
1mg
91%
Selenium, Se
14µg
25%
Sodium, Na
2697mg
100%
Thiamin
1mg
91%
Vitamin D (D2 + D3)
1µg
7%
Water
138g
5%
Zinc, Zn
2mg
25%

Microwave Shopping Tip

Choose raw fruits, vegetables, and meats, and unprocessed foods.

Microwave Cooking Tip

Place food in a microwave-safe container before cooking. Aluminum and most plastics will contaminate your food and break the microwave.