Sweet Nachos

Tired of traditional nachos? Try this recipe
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Matt Messina

Take a break from traditional nachos with this tasty recipe. Substitute chips for sweet potato fries and you'll end up with this delicious snack!

 

Ingredients

  • Sweet potato fries—frozen
  • Spicy black beans ( one can! )
  • Shredded cheese
  • Cilantro leaves
  • Sour Cream (optional)
  • Chutney, salsa, or pesto (optional)

Directions

Preheat oven to 400 degrees. Spread frozen sweet potatoes on an ungreased cookie sheet and bake for 20 mins.

While your fries bake heat up a can of spicy black beans

 Remove baked fries and top with shredded cheese. Place the fries back in the oven for 2 minutes to melt cheese.

Top your fries with black beans, sour cream salsa verde and fresh cilantro leaves

 

Enjoy!

Nacho Shopping Tip

How hot is that chile pepper? Fresh peppers get hotter as they age; they will achieve a more reddish hue and sometimes develop streaks in the skin.

Nacho Cooking Tip

When preparing appetizers try to avoid repetition of similar foods and flavors - aim for variety in textures, colors, and cooking methods.

Nacho Wine Pairing

Malbec, syrah/shiraz, mourvèdre, Rhône blends, zinfandel, petite sirah, primitivo, or carménère with meat- and bean-based dishes; viognier or grüner veltliner with seafood dishes.