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Healthy Wheat-Cracker "Nachos"
This Tex-Mex nacho appetizer uses wheat cracker nachos as a healthy alternative to fried chips. The zesty combination of black beans, avocado, fresh corn kernels, cheddar cheese, and tomato will help tide folks over until the main course is ready. Packed with 18g of protein, our Wheat-Cracker "Nachos" also make a great after-school snack and are ready in just 20 minutes.
Price: $2.21 per serving
• Fresh corn kernels
• Reduced-fat wheat crackers (such as Triscuit)
• Shredded cheddar
• Monterey Jack cheese
• Lower-sodium mild green salsa
• 1/3-less-fat cream cheese, softened
• Organic black beans
• Kosher salt
• Romaine lettuce
• Plum tomato