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Nach-Yo Salad

Noch yo salad 

For lunch lately this salad has been my favorite thing. It is easy, cheap, healthy and yummy. This is my version of nacho salad. Nacho salad is usually a whole lot of nacho and very little salad, except of a pile of shredded iceberg lettuce. I loved the idea but wanted, well, some veggies. So here is what I did.

1. Pre-heat oven 350

take a baking pan and spread some taco chips and sprinkle grated cheese over the top. Bake 5 minutes till chips are toasty and cheese is melted.

2. While the chips are in the oven, roughly chop up veggies and toss all together

cabbage

green onions

jicama

radishes

cilantro

3. Take toasted chips and set on a plate, pile chopped veggies in a heap on top. Squeeze some lime juice over the whole thing and garnish with half avocado.

Now you could do anything with this salad like add bean, shredded chicken, sour cream, olives. If you want more of dressing on the veggies, go for it. Change up the veggies to your liking. But I think the cool, crunchy veggies on the crips chip layer with melty cheese is soooo good.

Now go make your own salad because this is nach-yo salad xoxoxo

 

ps. thank you Angie for the name ;)

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randi

This looks great! I love the idea of nachos with some good-for-you stuff thrown in!

Mari at Once Upon a Plate

Clarice, this looks delicious! I wish I had some for lunch right now. :)

Thank you for the inspiration! xo~m.

Angie

When's lunch? I'll be over soon...

xoxoo-
Angie

Susan L

Clarice, this salad looks exactly like something I would love! Yum. Thanks.

Susan

Cynthia

Oh my word! That looks amazing! Avocados are absolutely my favorite food!! Now I'm starving and I just ate , lol !

Thanks so much for sharing sweetie! Hugs, Cynthia

Kim of Thistle Dew Mercantile

Clarice, that looks yummy! And girlie, because the guys around here do not like avocados. We girls don't mind a bit. More for us!

Kim :-)

Paula

Dear Clarice,

Congratulations for being featured on Whip Up, and One Pretty Thing for your beautiful and fantastic cake plate tutorial!!!! I am so excited for you!!!!!

Love, Paula

Junie Moon

What a great salad. I'm adding it to my menu plan for next Saturday's lunch. As always, you've shared another yummy idea for me to try. Thank you.

Thimbleanna

Oooh yum ... thanks for the lunch suggestion!

Gumbo Lily

Now that looks good! I love nachos and salad and this is a better combo of veggie to cheese. I think I have some shredded cabbage in the frig. I'll try it for lunch!

Jody

Rosemary

You always make me hungry Clarice.
Looks good!
Yes, this flea market did make up for the last one. Yay!
Chat soon,
Rosemary

Lavender Dreamer

Looks like something I would love! Thanks for the recipe!

Jill

Clarice, it looks like the perfect lunch.

I love avocado's!
During the summer, I make avocado sandwiches with cucumber.

Thanks for sharing the idea.

Jill xoo

Cheryl

Clarice, that salad look yummy! I'm going to have to try it this week!

Paula

Dear Clarice,
This looks and sounds so yummy! I love the photo and the recipe! Love, Paula

Cathy Santarsiero

Clever! I will try it! xo

Elise

This looks delicious, Clarice!! I am going to have to try this soon.
Elise

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