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Shredded Beef Nachos

 Shredded Beef Nachos
"After ordering nachos in a couple of restaurants, I figured they would be a snap to make at home," related Donna McFarland of Eugene, Oregon. "This version, which calls for leftover roast, is also good with bell peppers added."
6-8 ServingsPrep/Total Time: 15 min.


  • 7 cups tortilla or nacho chips
  • 1 cup shredded cooked beef
  • 2 cups (8 ounces) shredded cheddar cheese
  • 2 medium plum tomatoes, diced
  • 1 can (2-1/4 ounces) sliced ripe olives, drained
  • 4 green onions, chopped
  • Salsa, sour cream and guacamole, optional


  • Arrange chips in an ungreased broiler-safe platter or 15-in. x 10 in.
  • x 1-in. baking pan. Top with beef, cheese, tomatoes, olives and
  • onions.
  • Broil 6 in. from the heat for 3-5 minutes or until cheese is melted.
  • Serve with salsa, sour cream and guacamole if desired. Yield: 6-8
  • servings.
Nutritional Facts: 1 serving (1 cup) equals 259 calories, 14 g fat (7 g saturated fat), 38 mg cholesterol, 505 mg sodium, 22 g carbohydrate, 1 g fiber, 11 g protein.
Wine: Sweet Red Wine: Enjoy this recipe with a sweet red wine.