Ultimate Fiesta Cheesy Baked Nachos


Get ready to dive into the Ultimate Fiesta Cheesy Baked Nachos! This dish is a vibrant celebration on a platter, bursting with melted cheese and a medley of delightful toppings. Perfect for parties or a fun family night, these nachos bring together the joy of crunchy chips and the irresistible allure of melted cheese, creating an unforgettable taste experience.

Ultimate Fiesta Cheesy Baked Nachos

Time Requirements

  • Preparation Time: 15 minutes
  • Cooking Time: 10 minutes
  • Total Time: 25 minutes


  • Serves: 4-6
  • Serving Size: 1 portion (heaped)

Nutritional Information (Per Serving)

  • Calories: 300 kcal
  • Carbohydrates: 18g
  • Protein: 12g
  • Fat: 20g


  • Tortilla chips: 300 grams (10.5 ounces)
  • Cheddar cheese, shredded: 200 grams (7 ounces)
  • Mozzarella cheese, shredded: 150 grams (5.3 ounces)
  • Tomatoes, diced: 100 grams (3.5 ounces)
  • Jalapeños, sliced: 50 grams (1.8 ounces)
  • Black olives, sliced: 50 grams (1.8 ounces)
  • Green onions, chopped: 30 grams (1 ounce)
  • Sour cream: 100 grams (3.5 ounces)
  • Cilantro, chopped: 15 grams (0.5 ounces)

Method of Preparation

  1. Preheat your oven to 200°C (390°F).
  2. On a large baking tray, spread out the tortilla chips in an even layer.
  3. Sprinkle evenly with both cheddar and mozzarella cheese.
  4. Add the tomatoes, jalapeños, and black olives over the cheese.
  5. Bake in the oven for about 10 minutes, or until the cheese is melted and bubbly.
  6. Remove from the oven and garnish with green onions, dollops of sour cream, and chopped cilantro.

Culinary Tips

  • For extra crispiness, bake the tortilla chips for a few minutes before adding the toppings.
  • Add cooked ground beef or shredded chicken for a protein boost.


Can I make these nachos ahead of time?

It's best to bake them just before serving to maintain the crispiness.

How can I spice them up?

Add a dash of hot sauce or diced chili peppers for extra heat.

Are there any alternative cheese options?

Yes, you can use pepper jack or any melting cheese of your choice.

Let the Ultimate Fiesta Cheesy Baked Nachos be the star of your next gathering. As each crunchy, cheesy bite delights your guests, you'll know you've brought more than just a dish to the table – you've brought a fiesta! Enjoy the laughter and joy that comes with sharing good food and great moments. Let's nacho! 🎉