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Blue Chip Nachos

Your favorite blue cheese is essential for decadence here.

Oxmoor House MAY 2008

  • Yield: 8 to 10 servings
  • Cook time:5 Minutes
  • Prep time:12 Minutes


  • 1 (4-oz.) wedge Maytag or other blue cheese
  • 3 tablespoons tub-style cream cheese, softened
  • 1/3 cup whipping cream
  • 1 (5-oz.) bag lightly salted crinkle-cut potato chips (we tested with Kettle brand)
  • 1 cup chopped walnuts, toasted
  • 2 teaspoons chopped fresh thyme
  • 2 teaspoons chopped fresh rosemary
  • 2 to 3 Tbsp. bottled balsamic glaze (we tested with Gia Russa)


Combine cheeses and whipping cream in a small bowl, stirring well. Spread whole potato chips in a double layer on a parchment paper-lined baking sheet. Dollop cheese onto potato chips. Sprinkle with walnuts. Bake at 400° for 5 minutes or until heated. Remove from oven, and carefully slide chips and parchment paper onto a wooden board. Sprinkle with herbs; drizzle with desired amount of balsamic glaze. Serve immediately.


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