Strawberry Nachos

Strawberry Nachos

Yield: 6 servings

INGREDIENTS:

3 cups sliced California Strawberries
1/3 cup Sugar
1/4 cup amaretto (almond flavored liqueur)
1/2 cup nonfat sour cream
1/2 cup frozen reduced-calorie whipped topping, thawed
2 tablespoons sugar
1/8 teaspoon ground cinnamon
6 (7-inch) flour tortillas, cut into 8 wedges Butter-flavored vegetable cooking spray
2 teaspoons cinnamon-sugar
2 tablespoons sliced almonds, toasted
2 teaspoons shaved semi-sweet chocolate

DIRECTIONS:

Combine strawberries, 1/3 cup sugar, and amaretto in a bowl; stir well. Cover and chill 30 minutes. Drain, reserving juice for another use.

Combine sour cream, whipped topping, 2 tablespoons sugar, and cinnamon in a bowl; stir well. Cover and chill.

Arrange tortilla wedges on 2 baking sheets; lightly coat with cooking spray. Sprinkle evenly with cinnamon-sugar. Bake at 400 degrees for 7 minutes or until crisp. Cool on wire rack.

To serve, arrange 8 tortilla wedges on a serving plate; top with about 1/3 cup strawberry mixture and 2 1/2 tablespoons sour cream mixture. Sprinkle with almonds and chocolate.

Thanks to the California Strawberry Commission for this great recipe.

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