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Dessert Nachos on blue platter
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Dessert Nachos

Layers of homemade cinnamon sugar tortilla chips, ice cream, strawberries and caramel and chocolate sauce!
Prep Time15 mins
Cook Time12 mins
Total Time27 mins
Course: Dessert
Cuisine: American
Servings: 4 servings
Calories: 729kcal
Author: Julie Evink

Ingredients

Cinnamon Sugar

  • 3/4 c. sugar
  • 4 tsp cinnamon

Dessert Nachos

  • 8 Fajita size Tortillas
  • 6 Tbsp butter melted
  • 1 c. strawberries chopped
  • 1 banana sliced
  • 1 c. ice cream
  • 2 Tbsp chocolate syrup
  • 2 Tbsp caramel ice cream topping

Instructions

  • Preheat oven to 350 degrees
  • In a small bowl mix sugar and cinnamon together for cinnamon sugar. Set aside.
  • Lightly brush one side of each tortilla with melted butter. Sprinkle 1-2 Tbsp of cinnamon sugar over each tortilla. Use pizza cutter to cut each tortilla into wedges. Place on ungreased cookie sheet sugar side up. Bake 10-12 minutes or until puffed up and just turning golden brown. Remove from oven and let cool.
  • Arrange cooled cinnamon chips on a plate. Top with ice cream, strawberries, banana, chocolate syrup and caramel ice cream topping.

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Notes

Alternative Topping Ideas
  • Fruit - blueberries, pineapple, strawberries, bananas or raspberries - no rules here, use your favorite!
  • Whipped cream, Oreo cookies, M&M's, or mini chocolate chips!
  • Sauce - hot fudge, dulce de leche, chocolate syrup, chocolate or strawberries sauce. Don't forget butterscotch!
  • Nuts - pecans, walnuts, macadamia nuts
Expert Tips
  • Prep the homemade cinnamon tortilla chips ahead of time then have your guests assemble their own Dessert Nachos buffet style so everyone can have the exact toppings they like
  • Tortilla chips are done when they start to puff up. 
  • Instead of making your own cinnamon tortilla chips you can purchase Cinnamon Sugar Pita Chips if you want to save time.
  • Another way to make the chips is to use prepared pie dough instead of tortillas. 

Nutrition

Calories: 729kcal | Carbohydrates: 115g | Protein: 8g | Fat: 28g | Saturated Fat: 16g | Trans Fat: 1g | Cholesterol: 71mg | Sodium: 652mg | Potassium: 451mg | Fiber: 5g | Sugar: 71g | Vitamin A: 815IU | Vitamin C: 38mg | Calcium: 182mg | Iron: 3mg