Apple Nachos

Introduction: Apple Nachos

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Apple Nachos

Serves: 2 ⎟CookTime: 5 - 7 minutes

This snack is a triple threat: It's easy, it's quick and it's delicious.



2 - 3 cups dehydrated apples, or apple chips

2 ounces (about 1 cup) cheddar cheese

1/2 cup walnuts

1/3 cup dried cranberries

1 - 2 tablespoons sugar (recommended: brown sugar)


1/4 teaspoon cinnamon

Step 1: Prep the Ingredients.

  • Grate the cheese.
  • Chop walnuts into small pieces.

Step 2: Arrange the Nachos.

  • Lay out apple chips on a baking sheet or heat-proof plate.
  • Top with walnuts, cranberries, sugar, and cinnamon (if using).
  • Sprinkle with grated cheese.

Step 3: Melt the Cheese.

  • Broil in the oven or heat in the microwave, checking occasionally, until cheese is melted.
  • Sprinkle with additional cheese before serving.

Step 4: Variations

** Customize this recipe to your taste! Add hot sauce, granola, yogurt--the sky’s the limit! You can even use real apples. **

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    6 Discussions


    1 year ago

    incredible, what an amazing snack!!

    1 reply

    Thank you! It's tastes pretty invcredible...if i do say so myself

    I'm intrigued by the idea of cheese plus dried apples . . I'm not sure how that would be. I'll have to try it sometime to find out. Thanks!

    1 reply

    Please, do try and send your results! The dried apples add a nice CRUNCH. Plus it's easy and inexpensive to make :D