Johnny Carino's Italian Nachos

With this recipe, Carino's created a tasty change from the traditional Mexican nachos.

INGREDIENTS | SERVES 4

  • 1 (12-ounce) package wontons
  • 1 (1 pound) package ground pork
  • 3–4 tablespoons olive oil
  • ½ cup Alfredo sauce
  • 1 (6-ounce) package grilled chicken pieces
  • 2 diced Roma tomatoes
  • ½ cup sliced olives
  • ¼ cup pepperoncini peppers
  • Jalapeño peppers, to taste
  • 1 cup shredded mozzarella cheese
  1. Preheat oven to 400°F.

  2. Cut the wontons on the diagonal to form triangles.

  3. Cook pork in a sauté pan for 10–12 minutes until brown.

  4. Toss wonton triangles in olive oil and place in a single layer on a baking sheet.

  5. Bake for about 6 minutes, or until lightly brown. Remove from oven and place on paper towels to drain.

  6. Pile the wontons on a large serving platter and drizzle them with Alfredo sauce.

  7. Add pork, grilled chicken, tomatoes, olives, and peppers to the wontons. Top with mozzarella.

  8. Microwave for 1–2 minutes, to melt the cheese.

About Carino's

Carino's Italian Grill is a United States-based chain of Italian food casual dining restaurants. It has more than 170 restaurants with branches in about 30 states. All the food is made from scratch and served family style on large serving platters meant to be shared.

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