Microwave Nachos

No time to cook? Cook some nachos in the microwave.

Microwave Nachos
Image credit: Shutterstock

If time is an issue, this simple and tasty Mexican dish of nachos can be made in less than five minutes in the microwave.


  • 420 g can red kidney beans, drained
  • 2/3 cup mild tomato salsa
  • 1/2 cup canned refried beans
  • 230 g corn chips
  • 1 1/4 cups tasty cheese, grated

In a bowl combine the kidney beans, salsa and refried beans.

Place half the corn chips in a microwave dish, top with half the bean mixture, then half the cheese.

Repeat layers.

Microwave at 50 per cent for four minutes.


    To make a comment, please register or login
    12th Nov 2013
    What are refried beans?

    Join YOURLifeChoices, it’s free

    • Receive our daily enewsletter
    • Enter competitions
    • Comment on articles