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Let these game day nachos be the star of your Super Bowl party

These game day nachos are a guaranteed winner!
These game day nachos are a guaranteed winner!Michelle Borek/Examiner.com

Football season is winding down. The Super Bowl is approaching quickly and the teams have been set. There's no hope of a California team winning the big game this year, but that's still no excuse to not have a great party. These spicy game day nacho make a perfect pre-game snack.

Game Day Nachos

1 medium bag corn tortilla chips
6 oz shredded cheddar
3 oz cubed pepper jack
1/2 cup milk
1 tbsp flour
1 tbsp butter
2 -3 large tomatoes cubed
1 red onion, diced
1 bunch cilantro
2 cloves garlic, minced finely
1 lime, juiced and zested
12 oz. pork chorizo, browned
salt and pepper to taste
sour cream (optional)

  1. Cook chorizo until done and slightly crispy in a medium saute pan over medium high heat.
  2. Drain grease from pan.
  3. Preheat the oven to 325 degrees.
  4. Place the bag of chips on a sheet tray, then place in the oven to warm
  5. In a medium sauce pan, heat butter over medium heat
  6. Add flour and whisk until combined.
  7. Add milk, and stir until milk is thickened
  8. Add cheese, and stir until melted
  9. Place tomato, onion, garlic and cilantro in a bowl.
  10. Add lime juice and zest, then stir to combine
  11. Season to taste.
  12. Remove sheet tray from oven and place chips on a plate or in a serving bowl
  13. Top chips with cheese, chorizo, sour cream (if desired) and pico de gallo.
  14. Enjoy!