Melting nachos with shredded gammon

Melting nachos with shredded gammon

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Prep: 5 mins Cook: 10 mins


Serves 4
A Mexican sharing dish of cheesy tortillas for friends and family, a great way to use up leftover ham or gammon

Nutrition and extra info

Nutrition: per serving

  • kcal431
  • fat23g
  • saturates7g
  • carbs39g
  • sugars6g
  • fibre4g
  • protein20g
  • salt3.14g
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  • 200g plain tortilla chip
  • 175g shredded cooked ham or gammon
  • 2 x 200g tubs tomato salsa
  • 100g grated cheddar



    Once cheddar was 'Cheddar', a large, hard-pressed barrel of cheese made by a particular…

  • 2 sliced jalapeños
  • guacamole and soured cream, to serve


  1. Heat oven to 200C/180C fan/gas 6. Empty the chips into a large ovenproof dish and scatter over the ham or gammon. Spoon over the salsa and bake for 5 mins. Sprinkle with the cheddar, then return to the oven for a further 5 mins. Top with jalapeños and serve with guacamole and soured cream.

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4th Aug, 2012
That was directed at crookie as well... GB GB GB!!! Golds all the way baby.... *goes for lie down after getting to excited about the Olympics again*
4th Aug, 2012
Wow ivana, everything is ok in moderation!! Cheering on your nation with a snack is one of life's greatest pleasures. To be fair it's not the snack that's the problem it will be the 5 pints to go with it ;-) Come on GB!!!!!
31st Jul, 2012
sorry but this site is called 'good food' and as a nation of FAT PEOPLE - should we really should NOT be telling them this is good food !!!!! Reality is that all the super fit/healthy people trying to feed their family with balanced healthy food know that you would not produce this rubbish. I am personally disappointed to see this on this site - DISAPPOINTED BY THE PEOPLE WORKING TOWARDS HEALTHIER EATING
27th Jul, 2012
Often made something similar using chili, mozzarella, jalapenos, soured cream and guacamole (aka mocking the nachos platters served in the pubs). Will try soon this new version as well! Ivana, relax! (me, I never had a TV dinner in my life - I'm Italian, completely different food and meals culture - still, I think this website is not the correct place for moralizers).
27th Jul, 2012
sorry food!!
27th Jul, 2012
Lighten up ivana2005 this is a fod site not the health police
27th Jul, 2012
Although the recipe is a good, time/money saving idea, the entire concept of "TV dinner" should be banned from our lives. Eating anything in front of a TV set is unhealthy! Watching TV programs destracts one's attention and we eat more then we should. This is particularly unhealthy for the kids.
9th Dec, 2011
Wow this looks good! Might even make it with salsa and queso just because I can :) Can't see how this could possibly fail
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