Mama's Nachos (Kid Friendly Recipe)

Looking for a tasty and festive way to celebrate and honor Mom on Mother's Day? Try making "Mama's Nachos" These crispy and cheesy nachos are loaded with black beans, green chilies, tomato, avocado, and cilantro, making them a colorful and flavorful snack. The recipe is easy to prepare, and the Kalorik Air Fryer Oven ensures that the dish comes out perfectly crispy and evenly cooked. For a heartier version, swap out the black beans for cooked ground beef or turkey. This is a great recipe for kids to help make, and the whole family can enjoy it together while celebrating mom!


  • 1 bag of tortilla chips

  • 1 cup of shredded cheddar cheese

  • 1 cup of shredded Monterey Jack cheese

  • 1 can of black beans, drained and rinsed (can be substituted with other choice of beans)

  • 1 small can of diced green chilies

  • 1 small/med tomato, diced

  • 1 small avocado, diced

  • Sour cream and chopped cilantro, for serving


    1. Preheat the Kalorik Air Fryer Oven to 350°F.

    2. Arrange the tortilla chips in a single layer in the basket of the Kalorik Air Fryer Oven.

    3. Sprinkle the shredded cheddar and Monterey Jack cheese over the tortilla chips.

    4. Add the black beans and diced green chilies.

    5. Place the basket in the Kalorik Air Fryer Oven and cook for 5-7 minutes or until the cheese is melted and bubbly.

    6. Top with diced tomato, avocado, sour cream, and cilantro.

    7. Serve immediately.

      Recipe Note

       Chef Tips: Swap out the black beans for cooked ground beef or turkey for a heartier version of this dish or surprise Mom by adding both to this flavorful Nacho recipe.


      Hey there, Little Chefs!

      We know you're excited to make something special for your mom on Mother's Day, but safety always comes first. Please be careful and don't hesitate to ask for an adult's help if you need it. We want you to have fun in the kitchen and create something delicious, but we also want you to stay safe and avoid any accidents. So, remember, before you start cooking, make sure to get an adult to assist you!

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