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potato waffle nachos with salsa, cheese, spring onions, coriander and a soured cream and herb dip all served in a brightly coloured red and blue dish

Grab yourself a bag of mini Birds Eye Potato Waffles and turn them into this completely delicious tray of waffle nachos, completely loaded with toppings and 100% tasty!

Pimping up your Birds Eye potato waffles couldn’t be easier with our super simple waffle nachos recipe… well not sure if it counts as an actual recipe but… it does taste GOOD and that’s what counts, right?

Potato Waffle Nachos Ingredients

potato waffle nacho ingredients laid out on a wooden board - bag of mini Birds Eye potato waffles, bunch of spring onions, 150g cheddar cheese, handful of chopped coriander, tub of tomato salsa, tub of soured cream and herb dip

To make our loaded waffle recipe you’ll just need…

  • 456g Bag of Birds Eye Potato Waffles
  • 250g jar of tomato salsa – you can choose spicy salsa or cool, whichever you prefer.
  • Bunch of spring onions – finely sliced
  • 150g Cheddar cheese – grated
  • Small bunch coriander – roughly chopped
  • 250g soured cream and herb dip (you can choose any dip you like, this is the one we prefer)
  • 1 tbs candied jalapeños – or freshly chopped chillies – these are optional just to add an extra kick of heat!

How to make waffle nachos

  • Heat the oven and cook the mini Bird’s Eye Potato Waffles as per the packet instructions.
  • Then tip the cooked waffles into an oven proof serving bowl – leaving a gap for the dip pot…
cooked Birds Eye potato waffles in an oven proof serving dish ready to make into waffle nachos
  • Spoon over the tomato salsa, spreading around as you go.
Birds Eye mini potato waffles covered with tomato salsa ready to be topped with cheese to make waffle nachos
  • Sprinkle over the grated Cheddar cheese and scatter over half of the sliced spring onions.
birds eye potato waffles covered with tomato salsa and cheese ready to bake and turn into waffle nachos
  • Put the topped potato waffle nachos back into the hot oven and cook until the cheese is melted and bubbling.
potato waffle nachos with salsa, cheese, spring onions, coriander and a soured cream and herb dip all served in a brightly coloured red and blue dish
  • Remove the waffle nachos from the oven, scatter over the rest of the sliced spring onions and the chopped coriander. Then if you like scatter over some jalapeños or chopped chillies. Add the dip pot to the corner of the serving bowl and serve straight away.

Enjoy dunking your waffle nachos in the creamy dip!

potato waffle nachos with salsa, cheese, spring onions, coriander and a soured cream and herb dip all served in a brightly coloured red and blue dish

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Make potato waffle nachos your way

  • Add in some chopped ham, crispy bacon or chorizo crumbs or spoon over homemade chilli con carne.
  • Use whichever cheese you like or a combination of different cheeses.
  • Scatter over sliced or diced peppers and sweetcorn, or try garlicky fried mushrooms.
  • Serve with guacamole or spicy salsa for dipping.

Try serving with our delicious Sriracha Mayo Dip!

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  • Loaded potato skins – cook up a tray of loaded skins, stuffed to the brim with cheesy mash, ham and topped with soured cream.
  • Mexican hotdogs (ad feature recipe) – you can make try of our loaded Mexican hotdogs in minutes, perfect game night snack! And ridiculously delicious!

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Yield: Serves 4

Waffle nachos

potato waffle nachos with salsa, cheese, spring onions, coriander and a soured cream and herb dip all served in a brightly coloured red and blue dish

Super tasty, super easy loaded waffle nachos - the ultimate snack recipe!

Prep Time 5 minutes
Cook Time 20 minutes
Total Time 25 minutes

Ingredients

  • 456g bag mini Birds Eye potato waffles 
  • 250g tomato salsa
  • 150g Cheddar cheese - grated 
  • small bunch spring onions - finely sliced
  • small bunch coriander - roughly chopped 
  • jalapeños - optional 
  • 250g soured cream dip to serve 

Instructions

  1. Cook the waffles as per the packet instructions.
  2. Tip them into an oven proof serving dish - leaving a gap for the dip.
  3. Spoon over the salsa.
  4. Scatter over the cheese and half the sliced spring onions.
  5. Put back into the oven and cook until the cheese is bubbling and delicious.
  6. Remove the waffle nachos from the oven and scatter over the reset of the spring onions and the chopped coriander.
  7. Scatter over some fiery jalapenos if you like a kick of heat.
  8. Add the dip and serve straight away.

Nutrition Information:

Yield:

4

Serving Size:

1

Amount Per Serving: Calories: 433Total Fat: 39gSaturated Fat: 23gTrans Fat: 1gUnsaturated Fat: 13gCholesterol: 118mgSodium: 831mgCarbohydrates: 11gFiber: 2gSugar: 5gProtein: 12g

Nutritional content will vary depending on the exact ingredients you use and how careful you are with measuring - this nutritional information is given as a general guide only and may not be accurate - you should always calculate your own nutritional information especially if you have specific dietary requirements.

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