Original Nachos aka Nacho's Especiales

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Created by Ignacio "Nacho" Anaya


  • 1 Stack corn tortillas
  • Vegetable oil
  • Longhorn cheddar cheese
  • Jalapeño peppers, ribbed


  1. Preheat an oven to 400 degrees.
  2. Cut a stack of corn tortillas into 4 wedges and fry them in about an inch of vegetable oil until crisp. Place the tortillas on a baking sheet and top liberally with longhorn cheddar cheese and jalapeno pepper slices.
  3. Bake until the cheese is melted and bubbling.
  4. Serve with salsa and sour cream, if desired.