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Chilli Mushroom Nachos

Chilli Mushroom Nachos

Serves 4


200g corn chips

100g cheddar cheese

Half an onion, chopped

1tsp crushed garlic

3/4 tsp chilli powder

1/2 tsp paprika

1/2 tsp cumin

200g beef mince

200g mushrooms, chopped

1 x 400g tin chopped tomatoes

250 ml beef stock

410g can of red kidney beans



Serve with salsa, sour cream and guacamole

Perfect for sharing with friends or family, these make a fantastic starter or snack.


  1. Heat 2tbsps of oil in a large saucepan. Fry the onion and garlic for a few minutes. Add the chilli powder, paprika and cumin and cook for a further minute.

  2. Add the beef mince and brown. Add the mushrooms, tomatoes and beef stock. Season with salt and pepper. Simmer for 15-20 minutes until the sauce has thickened. Rinse the kidney beans thoroughly and add to the saucepan before simmering for another 10 minutes.

  3. Preheat the oven to 180°C. Add a layer of half the nacho chips to an ovenproof dish, add half the beef and mushroom chilli and spread evenly before sprinkling half the cheese over the top. Add the remaining chips and repeat layering.

  4. Bake the nachos in the oven for 10-12 minutes until the cheese has melted and is starting to bubble. When ready, remove from oven and serve immediately with salsa, guacamole and sour cream.