Creamy Shrimp Nachos Recipe - Allrecipes.com
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Creamy Shrimp Nachos

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"This delicious and surprising twist on traditional nachos replaces ground beef with shrimp and creates an authentic note with the addition of two readily available Hispanic-style cheeses - Queso Blanco and Cotija."

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Directions

  1. Preheat broiler.
  2. In medium bowl, stir together Queso Blanco cheese, mayonnaise, shrimp, onions, chipotle puree, chopped cilantro, lime zest and cumin.
  3. Season with salt and pepper.
  4. Spread about 1 tablespoon mixture onto each tortilla chip and place on a baking sheet.
  5. Broil until mixture begins to brown, about 1 minute. Sprinkle each with a generous teaspoon of Cotija cheese.
  6. To serve: put a cilantro leaf on each nacho and serve immediately.
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  • READY IN 30 mins
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Dec 17, 2008

The only changes I made were to use a combination of Queso Fresco and five cheese Mexican blend; also, Chipotle powder instead of the canned stuff. I had to double up on the amount of topping too. These turned out really good - the perfect combination of crispy, spicy and cheesy. Thanks!

 

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Nutrition

  • Calories
  • 66 kcal
  • 3%
  • Carbohydrates
  • 2.2 g
  • < 1%
  • Cholesterol
  • 17 mg
  • 6%
  • Fat
  • 4.7 g
  • 7%
  • Fiber
  • 0.2 g
  • < 1%
  • Protein
  • 3.6 g
  • 7%
  • Sodium
  • 103 mg
  • 4%

* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.

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