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Quick Turkey Nachos Snack

 Quick Turkey Nachos Snack
Explains Kathy Faulk of East Hartford, Connecticut, "My husband is one of the biggest snackers around. I keep the ingredients on hand so I can whip up a batch of these nachos 'pronto'."
6-8 ServingsPrep/Total Time: 30 min.


  • 1 pound ground turkey
  • 1 package (1-1/4 ounces) taco seasoning
  • 3/4 cup water
  • Tortilla chips
  • 1/2 cup sour cream
  • 1/2 cup salsa
  • 1/2 cup shredded Monterey Jack cheese
  • 1/2 cup shredded cheddar cheese
  • Shredded lettuce, chopped
  • Tomatoes and/or green onions, optional


  • In a skillet, brown the turkey; drain. Add taco seasoning and water;
  • simmer for 15 minutes. Place the tortilla chips on a greased baking
  • sheet. Layer with turkey, sour cream and salsa. Sprinkle with the
  • cheeses.
  • Microwave or broil for a few minutes or until cheese melts. Top with
  • lettuce, tomatoes and/or onions if desired. Yield: 6-8 servings.
Editor's Note: Ground beef can be substituted for the turkey.
Wine: Sweet Red Wine: Enjoy this recipe with a sweet red wine.