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Chipotle Chicken Nachos w Avocado Crema
Upgrade your usual nachos with chipotle powder and an avocado-lime crema that is to die for! Great for game night with your buddies or a fun weekend lunch with the kiddos.
Servings: 6
Calories: 251 kcal
  • 2 cups cooked chicken breast coarsely shredded
  • 8 oz can tomato sauce
  • 1 tsp cumin
  • 1 tsp chipotle chili powder
  • pinch cayenne pepper
  • ¼ cup light sour cream
  • 1 TB lime juice
  • 30 baked tortilla chips
  • ¾ cup reduced fat shredded Mexican 4-cheese
  • ¾ cup salsa
  • ½ avocado diced
  • 1 small red pepper diced
  • ¼ cup chopped scallion
  • ¼ cup sliced pickled jalapeños
  • ¼ cup chopped cilantro
  • Optional hot sauce and additional salsa for serving
  1. Combine chicken, tomato sauce, cumin, chili powder, and cayenne pepper in a small saucepan. Heat over medium heat until bubbly. 

  2. Stir together sour cream and lime juice and reserve. 

  3. Preheat broiler and coat a large baking pan with cooking spray. Arrange chips on bottom and top evenly with chicken mixture and cheese. Heat under broiler for 3-4 minutes or until cheese melts. 

  4. Drizzle sour cream mixture and salsa over the top. Sprinkle evenly with avocado, red pepper, scallion, pickled jalapeños, and cilantro. Serve immediately.

Nutrition Facts
Chipotle Chicken Nachos w Avocado Crema
Amount Per Serving
Calories 251 Calories from Fat 81
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 9g 14%
Saturated Fat 3g 15%
Cholesterol 51mg 17%
Sodium 887mg 37%
Potassium 588mg 17%
Total Carbohydrates 21g 7%
Dietary Fiber 4g 16%
Sugars 4g
Protein 21g 42%
Vitamin A 31.3%
Vitamin C 40.5%
Calcium 23.1%
Iron 11.4%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.

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