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Sriracha Honey Chicken Skillet Nachos

These nachos are LOADED with a delicious Sriracha honey chicken, and all the traditional nacho fixings. This appetizer recipe is PERFECT for parties or game day!

Course Appetizer
Cuisine American
Keyword appetizer for parties, game day recipe, nachos recipe, shredded chicken slow cooker, slow cooker chicken recipe
Prep Time 20 minutes
Cook Time 2 hours 10 minutes
Total Time 2 hours 30 minutes
Servings 6 servings
Calories 363 kcal

Ingredients

For the Sauce:

  • 1/4 cup low sodium soy sauce
  • 3 Tablespoons honey
  • 2-3 Tablespoons Sriracha chili sauce depending how spicy you want it
  • 1 Tablespoon rice vinegar or apple cider vinegar
  • 2 garlic cloves minced
  • 1 pound boneless, skinless chicken thighs can substitute with chicken breasts

For the Nachos:

  • 1 13-ounce bag restaurant-style tortilla chips
  • 1 cup shredded Monterey Jack cheese
  • 1 cup shredded Sharp Cheddar cheese
  • 1 red bell pepper cut into small chunks
  • 1-1/2 Tablespoons black olive slices
  • 2-3 Tablespoons sliced pickled jalapenos
  • 1/3 cup fresh cilantro leaves
  • 1 green onion sliced thinly

Optional Toppings:

  • guacamole
  • sour cream
  • Sriracha or Sriracha mayo

Instructions

To Cook the Chicken:

  1. Lightly grease 4-5 quart slow cooker with non-stick cooking spray. Combine all the ingredients for the sauce into the bottom of the slow cooker. Nestle chicken into the middle of the slow cooker and coat with sauce. Cover with lid and cook on low for 3-4 hours or high for 1-2 hours. Transfer to cutting board and shred with two forks.

To Assemble:

  1. Coat a 9" cast iron skillet with cooking spray (or line a large 9 ½ x 13 baking sheet with foil or parchment paper). Arrange half of the chips onto pan and top with half of the shredded chicken, then half of the bell peppers, olives, and cheeses. Top with another layer of chips and repeat the toppings.
  2. Broil or bake at preheated oven at 400 F until cheese is melted and bubbling, about 5-7 minutes.

  3. Remove pan from oven and top with pickled jalapenos, green onions, and fresh cilantro. Serve with guacamole, sour cream and extra Sriracha sauce, if desired.

Nutrition Facts
Sriracha Honey Chicken Skillet Nachos
Amount Per Serving (1 serving)
Calories 363 Calories from Fat 216
% Daily Value*
Fat 24g37%
Saturated Fat 11g55%
Cholesterol 110mg37%
Sodium 778mg32%
Potassium 268mg8%
Carbohydrates 12g4%
Sugar 10g11%
Protein 22g44%
Vitamin A 1145IU23%
Vitamin C 35.4mg43%
Calcium 286mg29%
Iron 1.1mg6%
* Nutrition facts are provided as a courtesy using the WPRM recipe calculator. It is best to make your own calculations to ensure accuracy. We expressly disclaim any and all liability of any kind with respect to any act or omission wholly or in part in reliance on anything contained in this website. Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.