Grilled Taco Nachos

What’s a great party without nachos? Create a really great party with these really great nachos! By Betty Crocker Kitchens
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25 Minutes Prep
35 Minutes Total
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8 Servings


Ingredient List
  • Small check mark in a circle icon 10 cups tortilla chips
  • Small check mark in a circle icon 2 pounds bulk pork sausage, cooked and drained
  • Small check mark in a circle icon 2 cans (4.5 ounces each) Old El Paso™ chopped green chiles, drained
  • Small check mark in a circle icon 4 teaspoons Old El Paso™ taco seasoning mix (from 1-ounce package)
  • Small check mark in a circle icon 4 roma (plum) tomatoes, chopped (1 1/3 cups)
  • Small check mark in a circle icon 4 medium green onions, sliced (1/4 cup)
  • Small check mark in a circle icon 4 cups finely shredded Colby-Monterey Jack cheese (1 pound)
Preparation
  1. Heat coals or gas grill for direct heat. Spray two 30x18-inch pieces of heavy-duty aluminum foil with cooking spray. Spread tortilla chips on centers of foil pieces. Mix sausage, chilies and seasoning mix; spoon over tortilla chips. Top with tomatoes and onions. Sprinkle with cheese.
  2. Wrap foil securely around tortilla chips. Cover and grill foil packets, seam sides up, 4 to 6 inches from medium heat 8 to 10 minutes or until cheese is melted.
Expert Tips
  • Pump up the flavor of these colorful nachos by using bulk chorizo sausage instead of the bulk pork sausage. Or try Monterey Jack cheese with jalapeño peppers instead of the Co-Jack.
  • Serve these nifty nachos with sour cream and your favorite salsa.
Nutrition
Calories600 (Calories from Fat395 ),Total Fat44 g(Saturated Fat19 g,),Cholesterol105 mgSodium1430 mgTotal Carbohydrate26 g(Dietary Fiber3 g),Protein28 g;% Daily Value*:Vitamin A24%;Vitamin C14%;Calcium34%;Iron16%; Exchanges:2 Starch; 3 High-Fat Meat; 3 Fat;
*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.