Welsh Lamb Nachos…

Welsh Lamb Nachos…

Serves: 4 main – 6 for nibbles

Cooking Time: About 30 minutes


  • 450g (1lb) Lean Welsh Lamb mince
  • 1 Onion, roughly chopped
  • 1 Clove garlic, chopped
  • 400g (approx) Can chopped tomatoes
  • 1 Red chilli, deseeded and finely chopped
  • 5ml (1tsp) Chilli powder
  • 5ml (1tsp) Allspice
  • 400g (approx) Can red kidney beans, drained
  • 30ml (2tbsp) Tomato ketchup


  • 175g approx Bag Tortilla chips/crisps
  • 50g (2oz) Stilton cheese, crumbled

Clementine Salsa:

  • 2 Clementines, peeled, sliced and roughly chopped
  • 1 Lime, rind and juice removed and used
  • Small handful fresh Coriander, roughly chopped
  • 1 Avocado, peeled and lightly crushed


  1. Dry fry the Welsh Lamb mince in a small pan until browned with the onion and garlic (place the mince in cold pan & increase the heat – the meat will cook in its own juices)
  2. Add the tinned tomatoes, chilli, allspice, beans, ketchup and seasoning.
  3. Simmer on a low heat for about 15-20 minutes.

Make the Clementine salsa:

  1. Place all the ingredients together in a bowl, mix well together. 
  2. Cover & leave for flavours to infuse.
  3. Layer tortillas and mince mixture in dish. 
  4. Sprinkle with stilton and place under preheated hot grill for about 2-3 minutes until cheese has melted.
  5. Served the nachos with a large dollop of Clementine salsa.

Recipe and photo credits- Welsh Beef Christmas


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  1. Judy Haughton-James
    December 22, 2013 / 1:16 am

    This looks delicious! Just looking at it makes me want some!:)

    • Clairejustine oxox
      December 22, 2013 / 5:42 pm

      Thanks for the comment Judy 🙂

  2. Kezzie
    December 22, 2013 / 6:14 pm

    Mmmmm, I like the sound of this! Oh and thanks so much for the link! I won the dress for £3.20!!!! X

    • Clairejustine oxox
      December 23, 2013 / 9:56 pm

      Aww Kezzie, so glad you got the dress, can not wait to see it 🙂

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