Spiced Persian Lamb Nacho Recipe

Spiced Persian lamb nacho recipe… just saying that makes me hungry!! Who doesn’t love a giant heap of nachos!?! I adore them! Except, I am not a fan of cheese unless of course it’s on pizza but even then, it needs to be the thinnest layer of cheese going!

So, due to my cheese aversion I have been playing around with recipes for this simple but tasty snack and came up with this spiced Persian lamb nacho recipe. I absolutely love it! It’s a huge crowd pleaser when you have guests over. If you have a middle eastern party night coming up give these a go and let me know what you think!

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Spiced Persian Lamb Nacho Recipe


2 packs of soft tortilla – sliced into triangles and baked until golden and crunchy

1kg lamb mince

2 white onions peeled and diced

3rd cup of pine nuts

1 tsp turmeric

2 tsp cinnamon

1 tsp cumin seeds

Fresh coriander

A handful of pomegranate seeds to decorate

Warm hummus – chickpeas


Heat a heavy bottomed pan and fry off the onions until soft and clear

Add the lamb mince and fry for around 30 minutes on a low heat constantly stirring until all the meat is singular

Add the dry spices and pine nuts and fry off for another 5 minutes

Whilst this is cooking, arrange the nachos onto a plate and dollop large spoons full of hummus onto them

Take the meat off the heat and add on top of the nachos. Decorate and serve 🙂 Nooshe jaan!