GameDay Family Feast: Easy Weeknight Dinner for TV Watching

GameDay Family Feast: Easy Weeknight Dinner for TV Watching

GameDay Family Feast: Easy Weeknight Dinner for TV Watching 1500 1125 The Ultimate Lineup

Sometimes, when you’re busy during the week, you don’t always have time to make elaborate meals. You need something that’s delicious but doesn’t take a lot of time to make. Fortunately, we have you covered!

Fewer things go together like sports and nachos! Our recipe is simple to make, yet it’s absolutely DELICIOUS and doesn’t take a long time to make!

Sheet Pan Loaded Nachos


  • 1 bag tortilla chips
  • 2 cups shredded cooked chicken or beef
  • 1 cup black beans, drained and rinsed
  • 1 cup corn kernels (fresh, canned, or frozen)
  • 1 cup diced tomatoes
  • 1 cup shredded cheddar cheese
  • 1 cup shredded Monterey Jack cheese
  • 1/2 cup diced red onion
  • 1/4 cup sliced jalapenos (optional)
  • 1/4 cup chopped fresh cilantro
  • Sour cream, guacamole, salsa, and sliced lime for serving


  1. Preheat your oven to 400°F (200°C) and line a large baking sheet with parchment paper.
  2. Spread the tortilla chips in an even layer on the prepared baking sheet.
  3. Sprinkle the shredded chicken or beef evenly over the tortilla chips.
  4. Scatter the black beans, corn kernels, diced tomatoes, shredded cheddar cheese, shredded Monterey Jack cheese, diced red onion, and sliced jalapenos (if using) over the top of the chips and meat.
  5. Place the baking sheet in the preheated oven and bake for 10-15 minutes, or until the cheese is melted and bubbly.
  6. Remove the nachos from the oven and sprinkle with chopped fresh cilantro.
  7. Serve the loaded nachos hot, with sour cream, guacamole, salsa, and sliced lime on the side for dipping.

Simplicity wins out sometimes. Life can be busy and hectic, but that’s no reason to not have delicious food ready to go! With this simple meal that you can prepare at a moment’s notice, your entire family or friend group will be satisfied and ready to cheer on the game together!