In a society where every day is dedicated to some person, activity or food, November 6th is no different. This day is dedicated to the salty chips, the gooey cheese and the savory toppings we call nachos. Celebrate National Nacho Day this year by making one of these delicious nacho recipes! From healthier alternatives to sweet nacho desserts, these recipes are to die for. To find the full recipes, click on the green hyperlinks in the descriptions.
Loaded Sweet Potato Nachos
If you’re anything like us, your nacho craving can hit anytime of the day. And while nachos aren’t usually the healthiest things, this alternative chip makes them a little healthier. Thinly slicing sweet potatoes and baking them until crunchy gives you a healthier alternative to salty tortilla chips. Check out Two Peas and Their Pod for the full recipe!
Loaded Nachos Potato Skins
A fun variation on nachos for your next party appetizer are these Loaded Nachos Potato Skins. Using a potato skin instead of chips gives you a personalized and fun nacho boat. Plus, you can’t go wrong combining potato skins and nachos. Find the recipe here.
Chili Cheese Nachos
Sometimes all you need is a little chili and a lot of cheese on top of your chips. It’s hassle free and will still give you that satisfying nacho taste. Don’t forget to finish your chili cheese nachos off with a dollop of sour cream! Find the recipe here.
Mexican Potato Nachos
This recipe uses potatoes instead of chips for its nachos! The hearty combination of potatoes, beans and meat is sure to make your tummy happy. Mmm our mouth is watering just thinking about this combination of flavors. Find the recipe here.
Grilled Chicken Nachos
Instead of baking your nachos in the oven, try taking them outside and grilling them. Plus, this recipe is topped with a sauce that combines sour cream, cilantro, lime and Tabasco. Yum! Find the recipe here.
For a filling meal any time of the day, these Macho Nachos will sure do the trick. They’re topped with beans and chili for the extra flavor and fiber! Of course you can’t forget the cheese, jalapenos and other nacho toppings. Find the recipe here.
Mini Bell Pepper Chicken Nachos
Look at all those bright colors! Instead of chips try using yellow peppers for a healthier alternative. Packed with chicken, cheese, olives and tomatoes, these Mini Bell Pepper nachos are sure to be just as good as the real deal. Thank you Sweet Pea’s Kitchen for the recipe.
If you’re more of a down under kind of gal, try your hand at these seafood nachos. The combination of shrimp and crab go perfectly with the rest of the nacho toppings. And since seafood is a little healthier than ground beef, feel free to go extra on the cheese and sour cream. Get the recipe here.
Loaded Funfetti Dessert Nachos
Look at all those sprinkles! Seriously, these Funfetti Nachos look delicious! Made with homemade funfetti cookie chips, these nachos are then topped with strawberries, chocolate chips and whipped cream. Oh my! This recipe is a definite must make at your next party. Thank you Cupcake Project for the recipe.
Clean Eating Nacho Bar
If you’re in to clean eating, then this nacho bar is for you. The tortilla chips are baked to perfection and topped with whatever fresh ingredients you enjoy. This recipe uses chicken, tomatoes, avocado and black beans. Yum! Check out Whole Foods New Body for the recipe.
Paleo Pumpkin Pie Nachos
For all you pumpkin lovers out there, this nacho recipe is for you. Make homemade cinnamon pie crust chips to dip into pumpkin pie dip. If this nacho recipe doesn’t scream fall, we’re not sure what does. Thank you Beauty and the Foodie for this perfect fall treat!
Buffalo Chickpea Nachos
Can you just look at that tray filled with yummy nachos?! What if we told you they were on the healthier side too!? These nachos are topped with roasted buffalo chickpeas for an added crunch and drizzled with a homemade ranch sauce for that extra flavor. Wow! Talk about flavor explosion! Thank you Vegan Yack Attack for the recipe.
Oh bacon, the salty, fatty breakfast meat we love. Bacon goes perfectly with just about anything from eggs to pizza, but, have you ever tried putting it on your nachos? Neither had we for some strange reason (because we LOVE bacon) and the result is life changing. Find the full recipe here.
Cinnamon Sugar Dessert Nachos
These cinnamon sugar chips taste just like churros and we’re in love already. They’ll satisfy your sweet tooth without going too overboard. Made with homemade cinnamon sugar tortilla chips and then topped with chocolate sauce, fresh berries and whipped cream, these dessert nachos will become a weekly staple in your life. We’re sure of it. Check out Sally’s Baking Addiction for the recipe.
This Nachos Supreme recipe is a classic take on your favorite meal. Piled high with ground beef, cheese and all the toppings you could want, no wonder it’s called “supreme.” This nacho recipe has everything you could dream on a pile of chips! Find the recipe here.
There’s something about the title “Ultimate Nachos” that just lets you know these nachos are going to be the best. With the use of ground beef, a variety of spices AND three different kinds of cheese, these Ultimate Nachos are bound to taste good! Find the recipe here.
Basic Cheese Nachos
Sometimes simpler is better. All these chips need is a lot of cheese and green onions. Simply top a bed of chips with whatever cheese you like and bake in the oven until the cheese is melted and the chips are slightly brown. Yum!
Whether you’re serving guests at a Sunday night football watching party or you’re relaxing with your girls for margarita night, these Super Nachos are the perfect appetizer. Whether you choose the classic toppings or you choose to venture out on your own preference, these nachos are easy to switch up and make however you want! Find the recipe here.
Loaded Greek Goddess Chickpea And Quinoa Pita Chip Nachos
These loaded nachos are topped with all the healthy ingredients nacho recipes usually lack. Topped with tomatoes, olives, fresh mozzarella, feta and quinoa, these Greek Goddess nachos are a little healthier and just as satisfying. Thank you Half Baked Harvest for the recipe.
Pecan Pie Nachos
Warning: after you try these Pecan Pie Nachos you’ll be ditching the real deal and choosing these nachos instead this holiday season. Made with Saltine crackers and pecans, it tastes just like real pean pie. Just grab a fork and dig in, we don’t judge. Check out Syrup and Biscuits for the recipe.
Wonton Dessert Nachos
These dessert nachos have so many toppings, they’re falling off the plate! Topped with chocolate, white chocolate, apple slices, caramel and Snickers, we love these dessert nachos. You HAVE to try them out for yourself. Check out Oh Sweet Basil for the recipe.
Pita Chip S’mores Nachos
Ugh, just look at these S’mores Nachos! Made with only four ingredients in less than 10 minutes, your family will love the S’mores taste and you’ll love the easy prep. The cinnamon sugar pita chips taste just like graham crackers and the gooey marshmallows and chocolate are the icing on the cake. Thank you The Creative Bite for the recipe.
Cookie Chip Nachos
These cookie chips are topped with bananas, strawberries, ice cream and chocolate, but the topping possibilities are endless here. The cookie chips definitely add a nice, sweet crunch too. Thank you Made It Ate It Loved It for the recipe.
Baked Zucchini Nachos
Just like the sweet potato “chips” this recipe uses a different alternative to salty tortilla chips. Thinly slice a zucchini into chips, then bake them at 350 degrees for a few minutes until crispy. Top with tomatoes, avocado slices, green onions, cheese and black beans. They’re delicious!
These Falafel Nachos are served on fresh pita chips and drizzled with a yummy yogurt sauce. Plus, the falafel is to die for. The best part is, no matter what your diet restrictions are, you can (most likely) enjoy these nachos. They’re free of gluten, dairy and egg. Check out Fork and Beans for the recipe.
Vegan Apple Nachos
These apple nachos look delicious! From the peanut butter to the pecans, we’re not sure what our favorite ingredient is here. The best part, this recipe uses vegan chocolate chips to make these apple nachos vegan friendly. Oh, and it has coconut shavings too! So many flavors! Thank you Allyson Kramer for the recipe.
Butterfinger Apple Nachos
We’re pretty sure we’ve died and gone to heaven after laying our eyes on this recipe! Instead of making caramel apples this fall, try your hand at this yummy twist. Granny Smith apple slices are topped with caramel, white chocolate chips, marshmallow and Butterfinger pieces. Wow! Thank you A Pumpkin and A Princess for this awesome recipe!