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March Madness BLT Nachos

BLT Nachos Recipe

BLT Nachos Recipe

Who doesn't love nachos? Who doesn't love a great BLT? Well, we've put them together to celebrate March Madness, combining bacon, lettuce and tomato with layers of chips and melted cheese, drizzled with ranch dressing. Trust us, it will put a smile on your face as you watch your dreams of a perfect bracket fade away.

Starting Lineup

8 oz. tortilla chips
12 oz. shredded cheese (Monterey Jack)
8 slices pre-cooked bacon, crumbled
1 pint grape tomatoes, quartered
1 romaine heart, finely shredded
1/3 cup bottled ranch dressing

Equipment

Rimmed baking sheet or oven-safe platter

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Prep Rally

Preheat oven to 350 F

Round 1 | Build Foundation

Place half the chips on platter or baking sheet
Sprinkle with half bacon and half cheese

Round 2 | Another Layer

Top the first layer with leftover chips and cheese

Round 3 | Heat Check

Bake nachos about 5 minutes, until cheese melts

Round 4 | Top It Off

Scatter tomatoes, lettuce and remaining bacon over the top
Drizzle with ranch dressing

—Recipe by Laraine Perri