Air Fryer Loaded Grilled Chicken Nachos — The best nachos are made at home with fresh ingredients. This recipe has a few ingredients and will take less than 10 minutes to make.
The secret ingredient in this dish is the rotisserie chicken that you can find at any grocery store. Then you can add tortilla chips, tomatoes, green onions, cheese, and salsa (and all of your favorite toppings) for this quick weeknight dinner or game day appetizer!
What are you hungry for? Do you want something easy to make, delicious and satisfying? Something with a little bit of spice that will warm your soul on these cold winter nights.
Well, I’ve got the perfect recipe for you! Loaded Grilled Chicken Nachos are my favorite dish because they’re quick, easy, filling, and delicious. This recipe makes enough food to feed 4-6 people, so it’s perfect for big families or if your friends come over unexpectedly.
The best part about this dish is how versatile it is – use whatever toppings you like most!
The result: These loaded nachos are not only delicious, but they’re fabulous!
If you have been looking for some other Easy Air Fryer Appetizer Recipes, some of my favorite recipes are AIR FRYER PITA PIZZA, AIR FRYER CHILE RELLENO, AIR FRYER FROZEN MOZZARELLA CHEESE STICKS, and AIR FRYER CRAB CAKE SANDWICHES.
What Are Loaded Grilled Chicken Nachos?
Loaded Grilled chicken nachos are perfect for a game day appetizer. This recipe is easy to make and has all the fixings of your favorite Mexican dish, but in an easy-to-eat form that will have you cheering for more!
The best part about this recipe is how easily customizable it can be. Use whatever toppings you like on your nachos! From green onions to black olives, there’s something for everyone. You could even load up with shredded cheese or sour cream if you want to get crazy. The possibilities are endless because these loaded grilled chicken nachos are made just the way YOU like them!
Ingredients Needed For Air Fryer Loaded Grilled Chicken Nachos
- Tortilla Chips
- Shredded Chicken
- Mexican Shredded Cheese
- Sour Cream
- Diced Tomatoes
- Green Onions
- Red Onions
How To Make Air Fryer Loaded Grilled Chicken Nachos
On an air fryer safe pan, place a layer of tortillas.
Then add the shredded chicken and cheese. Set in the air fryer for 4 minutes at 300 degrees F (air fryer setting), Then garnish with your favorite toppings!
Chicken Nacho Topping Options
Once your cheese is nice and melted from the Air Fryer, it’s time to think about what you want on top of them. Everyone has different favorites. Some great options are:
- Sour Cream
- Diced Tomatoes
- Lime Wedges/Juice
- Black Beans
- Refried Beans
- Shredded Cheese
- Sliced Jalapenos
This is a great place to use leftovers up, whether you got a rotisserie chicken at Costco and have some leftovers or you made a great chicken dinner and have some leftovers. You can also use leftover Thanksgiving Turkey! Which is a great way to transform pieces!
You can have anything you want with the toppings, from simple nachos with cheese and chicken to everything but the kitchen sink in there. This is a great way to use all the leftover vegetables from the week.
You can make this Air Fryer Loaded Grilled Chicken Nachos from anything to homemade Air Fryer Chips, to spread this out on roasted bell peppers (great for KETO and low-carb)
Nachos are always best when made fresh! But if you have any leftovers, you can certainly save them and reheat for a later time. They are best when reheated between 1 to 2 days. After that, the chips will start to get soggy.
To Reheat in the air fryer, place them into the air fryer at 300 degrees F, air fryer setting, and heat until the cheese has remelted. You can always refresh your nachos up by adding more cheese and toppings.
MORE AIR FRYER APPETIZER RECIPES:
- AIR FRYER PITA PIZZA
- AIR FRYER FROZEN MOZZARELLA CHEESE STICKS
- EASY AIR FRYER CRAB CAKE SANDWICHES
- AIR FRYER PARMESAN CRUSTED ZUCCHINI CRISPS
- AIR FRYER TURKEY CROQUETTES
- EASY AIR FRYER GARLIC BREAD PIZZA TOAST
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Air Fryer Loaded Grilled Chicken Nachos
- 12 ounces tortilla chips, store-bought or homemade
- 2 cups chicken, shredded and cooked
- 2 cups Mexican cheese, shredded
Optional Toppings: Sour cream, guacamole, diced tomatoes, shredded cheese, salsa, green onions, etc.
- On an air fryer safe pan, place a layer of tortillas done.
- Then add the shredded chicken and cheese.
- Set in the air fryer for 4 minutes at 300 degrees F (air fryer setting)
- Then garnish with your favorite toppings!
- Plate, serve and enjoy!
- Air Fryer, Air Fryer Basket or Air Fryer Oven