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Buffalo Chicken Pull Apart Buns

Buffalo Chicken Pull Apart Buns

 

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Buffalo Chicken Pull Apart Buns

Prep Time25 mins
Cook Time15 mins
Total Time40 mins
Servings: 12 Sliders

Ingredients

  • 12 Sweet Hawaiian slider buns
  • 1 Can Ricos Hot and Spicy Cheese Sauce
  • 1/2 Jar Ricos Jalapenos (chopped, reserve juice)
  • 3 Cups Buffalo chicken strips Diced
  • 2 tbsp Butter Melted

Instructions

  • Remove the top of the rolls and place the bottom section in a 9x12 inch (23x30 cm) baking dish
  • Mix the cheese, chicken, jalapeños, and juice well
  • Place the top half of the rolls on top and brush evenly with melted butter
  • Bake in a preheated oven for 20-25 minutes, until hot and the rolls have heated through
  • Remove from oven, cool slightly before serving
  • Pull apart and enjoy!
Bagel Bites

Bagel Bites

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Bagel Bites

Prep Time5 mins
Cook Time15 mins
Total Time20 mins

Ingredients

  • 1 15oz Can Ricos Gourmet Nacho Cheese Sauce (as directed on can)
  • 8-10 Of your favorite Bagel Bites

Instructions

  • Heat Bagel Bites as directed
  • Dip into Heated Ricos Gourmet Nacho Cheese Sauce
  • Enjoy!!!
Cheesy Macaroni and Cheese

Cheesy Macaroni and Cheese

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Cheesy Macaroni and Cheese

Prep Time20 mins
Cook Time20 mins
Total Time40 mins
Servings: 4

Ingredients

  • 1 15oz Can Ricos Gourmet Nacho Cheese Sauce
  • 10 oz Milk
  • 1/2 lb Dried macaroni noodles (cooked according to package instructions, don’t forget to salt the water!)
  • 1 Cup Crushed Ricos Nacho Chips
  • 1 12oz Jar Ricos Jalapeños chopped (save the liquid)

Instructions

  • Preheat an oven to 350F
  • In a sauce pot heat the cheese, milk, jalapeños, and the juice slowly while stirring constantly
  • Add cooked macaroni, stir well
  • Pour into a oven proof dish and top with crushed chips
  • Bake for approx. 20 minutes
  • Enjoy!
Jalapeño Popper Dip

Jalapeño Popper Dip

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Jalapeño Popper Dip

Prep Time20 mins
Cook Time30 mins
Total Time50 mins
Servings: 8

Ingredients

  • 1 Can Ricos Gourmet Cheese Sauce
  • 1 8oz Cream cheese softened
  • 6-8 Slices Bacon
  • 1 Jar Ricos pickled jalapeños & half the Juice

Toppings

  • 1 Cup Ricos Nacho Chips crushed
  • Half of the Cooked Bacon
  • 1/4 Cup Diced green onion

Instructions

  • Preheat oven to 350*F.
  • Spray 8x8 casserole dish and set aside.
  • In a food processor blend cream cheese until smooth
  • Add to cream cheese mixture: bacon, sour cream, and jalapeños.
  • Pulse to combine
  • Transfer mixture to baking dish.
  • Sprinkle chips all over the top of the dip.
  • Bake the dip for 10-15 minutes or until bubbly
  • Pull out and add bacon & green onion
  • Enjoy with Ricos Nacho Chips
Ricos Home Made Kettle Corn

Ricos Home Made Kettle Corn

 

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Ricos Home Made Kettle Corn

Prep Time2 mins

Ingredients

  • 1 4.4oz bag Ricos Buttered Popcorn
  • 1/2 cup granulated sugar 
  • 1/2 cup brown sugar
  • 3 tbsp fine kosher salt

Instructions

  • Mix sugars and salt in a medium-size mixing bowl.
  • Place popcorn in individual bowls and sprinkle popcorn with desired amount of seasoning.
  • Enjoy!
Ricos Gourmet Nacho Cheese Stuffed Skulls

Ricos Gourmet Nacho Cheese Stuffed Skulls

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Ricos Gourmet Nacho Cheese Stuffed Skulls

Prep Time45 mins
Cook Time25 mins
Total Time1 hr 10 mins
Servings: 4

Equipment

  • 1 Cast iron skull mold

Ingredients

  • 1 Cup Ricos Gourmet Cheddar Cheese Sauce
  • 1 Cup Cooked chicken Diced
  • 1 Cup Chopped frozen broccoli florets
  • 1 tbsp Chicken Stock
  • 1 Sheet Prepared pizza dough
  • Water for sealing

Instructions

  • Preheat oven to 375°F.
  • Open/unroll the dough, cut into ¼ pieces, and roll out into 6” x 4” rectangles.
  • Gently heat the chicken stock, cheese, and chicken until mix is lightly simmering.
  • Add broccoli, once the mixture is at a simmer.
  • Spray the mold with a nonstick cooking spray and then proceed to line 4 of the molds with the dough (extra will be hanging over).
  • Divide the mixture between the four molds.
  • Gently fold over one side of the dough, brush water on top of the first fold and then fold the other half over top.
  • Seal the skulls and cut off any extra dough left over.
  • Bake @ 375°F in the oven for 25 minutes.
  • Let cool for 5 minutes.
  • Enjoy with your favorite dip! Especially, extra Ricos Gourmet Nacho Cheese Sauce for extra dipping pleasure!
Make it Ricos Jack-O’-Lantern

Make it Ricos Jack-O’-Lantern

 

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Make it Ricos Jack-O'-lanterns

Prep Time30 mins
Cook Time15 mins
Total Time45 mins

Ingredients

  • 1 15 oz Tub Ricos Queso Pronto (White Cheese Dip or Yellow Cheese Dip)
  • 2-3 oz Ricos Queso Blanco Cheese Sauce
  • 1 Red or Orange Bell Pepper (Per Pepper Jack-O-Lantern)
  • 1 Jalapeño Pepper (Per Pepper Mummy)
  • 1/4 lb Cooked, Rinsed, and Cooled Spaghetti
  • 6 oz Chili (Your Favorite Recipe)
  • 2-3 oz Guacamole (Your Favorite Recipe)
  • Edible Eyes (1-2 Per Jalapeno Mummy)
  • Favorite Hot Sauce

Instructions

  • Cut the tops off the bell peppers and remove the seeds.
  • Carve the peppers into a jackolantern of your choice.
  • Cut the jalapenos in half and remove the seeds.
  • Roast all peppers in a 350F oven for 5 minutes. Be careful to not overcook.
  • Toss the spaghetti with heated Ricos Queso Blanco Cheese Sauce.
  • Fill the jalapeños with guacamole, place the eyes and drizzle Ricos Queso Blanco Cheese Sauce to resemble mummy wrappings.
  • Fill your peppers with the spaghetti and add hot sauce to the top to resemble brains. Another option is to fill with heated chili.
  • Have fun!
Make It Spooky Popcorn Balls

Make It Spooky Popcorn Balls

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Make It Spooky Popcorn Balls

Prep Time10 mins
Cook Time10 mins
Total Time20 mins
Servings: 8

Ingredients

  • 1 4.4oz Bag Ricos White Cheddar Popcorn
  • 8 Cups Miniature Marshmallows
  • 1 Cup Butter
  • Food Coloring Gel (Your Preference)
  • 1 Cup Reese’s Pieces
  • Halloween Sprinkles of Choice

Instructions

  • Spray an extra-large mixing bowl with non-stick cooking spray and add popcorn.
  • In a large saucepan over medium-low heat, melt marshmallows and butter, stirring constantly. Remove from heat once melted.
  • Add in 2-3 drops of food coloring and stir thoroughly. Add more coloring if needed.
  • Pour over popcorn and stir with a rubber spatula until popcorn is completely coated.
  • Add M&M’s and sprinkles, stir to distribute evenly. Spray hands with cooking spray and shape into balls.
  • Once formed, roll in more sprinkles, and decorate to your liking. Place on parchment lined baking sheets until cool.
  • Enjoy!
Ricos Nacho Sushi

Ricos Nacho Sushi

 

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Ricos Nacho Sushi

Prep Time15 mins
Cook Time10 mins
Total Time25 mins
Servings: 2

Equipment

  • 1 Bamboo sushi roller covered in plastic film

Ingredients

  • 1 Jar Ricos Tomato Jalapeno Queso Pronto
  • 1 Cup Ricos Seasoned Tortilla Chips 
  • 1 Cup Sushi rice
  • 1 Sheet Sushi nori
  • 2 Pieces Imitation crab leg
  • 1 Oz Cream cheese
  • 6 Pieces Ricos Pickled Jalapeños
  • 1 Oz Wasabi mayo

Instructions

  • Spread the rice evenly on the shiny side of the nori.
  • Flip over onto the plastic side of a bamboo roller with the rice side down.
  • Add an even layer of cream cheese, crab, and Ricos Pickled Jalapenos.
  • Roll sushi together with gentle pressure, rolling it back and forth a few times.
  • Unwrap the plastic covered bamboo roller.
  • Gently roll in crushed chips.
  • Trim off the ends to make even.
  • Cut into 7 pieces and tile them onto a plate.
  • Drizzle Ricos Queso Pronto Cheese and wasabi over the top.
  • Enjoy!
Ricos Nacho Pizza

Ricos Nacho Pizza

 

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Ricos Nacho Pizza

Prep Time12 mins
Cook Time8 mins
Servings: 4

Ingredients

  • 1 15oz Can Ricos Hot and Spicy Cheddar Cheese Sauce (As Directed On Can)
  • 1 10" Pre-Cooked Pizza Shell
  • 1 6oz Refried Beans
  • 1 6oz Shredded Mexican Cheese Blend
  • 1 8oz Shredded Chicken
  • 1 4oz Pico De Gallo
  • 1/2 Avocado Sliced into Eighths

Instructions

  • Spread Beans Evenly on Pizza Shell
  • Pour The Ricos Hot and Spicy Cheddar Cheese Sauce Over the Beans
  • Spread The Shredded Chicken All Over
  • Top With Shredded Cheese
  • Bake In A 400F Oven For 8 Minutes Or Until Cheese Is Bubbly
  • Top With Pico de Gallo
  • Slice Into Eight Pieces and Place An Avocado Slice On Each Piece
  • Enjoy
Ricos Jalapeño Poppers

Ricos Jalapeño Poppers

 

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Ricos Jalapeño Poppers

Prep Time5 mins
Cook Time15 mins
Servings: 2

Equipment

  • 1 Air Fryer
  • 1 Sauce Pot

Ingredients

  • 4 Jalapeños Halved and seeds removed
  • 1 cup Ricos Original Nacho Chips finely crushed
  • 16 oz Plain cream cheese
  • 2 Lime's zest
  • 1 Lime Juiced
  • 2 tbsp Ricos Pickled Jalapeños chopped
  • 1 tsp garlic powder
  • 1 tsp onion powder
  • 1 tsp kosher salt
  • 15 oz Can of Ricos Gourmet Nacho Cheese Sauce
  • 12 oz Can of Ricos Pickled Jalapeño jar 1/2 the brine

Instructions

  • Mix all the following ingredients in a bowl: The cream cheese, zest, and juice of the lime, chopped Ricos Pickled Jalapeños, garlic powder, onion powder and salt. Once combined, set aside for later.
  • In a sauce pot, mix the Ricos Gourmet Nacho Cheese Sauce with the liquid from the Ricos Pickled Jalapeños jar. Heat on low and combine until very warm.
  • Fill jalapeños with cream cheese mixture and press cheese side down into the crushed chips.
  • Set air fryer at 350 degrees and cook for 10 minutes.
  • Remove and enjoy dipped in Ricos Gourmet Cheese Sauce.
Ricos Chicken Mole Verde Nachos

Ricos Chicken Mole Verde Nachos

 

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Ricos Chicken Mole Verde Nachos

Prep Time15 mins
Cook Time40 mins
Course: Main Course, Snack
Cuisine: Mexican
Servings: 4

Ingredients

  • 1 14 oz Bag of Ricos Original Nacho Chips
  • 1 15 oz Can of Ricos Gourmet Nacho Cheese Sauce
  • 4 Chicken leg quarters
  • 2 cups Chicken stock
  • 1 Medium onion, sliced
  • 4 Garlic cloves
  • 1 Bunch of cilantro
  • 2-3 Bay leaves
  • 6 Tomatillos, husks removed
  • 2 Serrano chiles
  • 1/2 cup Sesame seeds
  • 1/2 cup Pumpkin seeds
  • 6 Whole clove spice
  • 2-3 Romaine lettuce leaves
  • 3 oz oil
  • Salt & fresh ground pepper to taste

Instructions

  • Season the chicken generously with salt and fresh ground pepper.
  • Sear the chicken with the skin side down in a large shallow roasting pot over medium high heat until skin is brown and crispy.
  • Turn the chicken over before adding the onion and garlic. Let sear for a couple minutes and add the stock.
  • Cover the chicken with a tight-fitting lid and cook until chicken reaches an internal temperature of 165 °F.
  • Remove from heat. Pull chicken out of pan to cool.
  • Coat the chilies and tomatillos with oil, season with salt and pepper, and roast on a cookie sheet in an oven @ 350 °F for 15-20 minutes.
  • Remove from oven, cover, and let cool.
Elote Walking Nachos

Elote Walking Nachos

 

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Elote Walking Nachos

Grilled corn nachos with Ricos Gourmet Nacho Cheese Sauce
Prep Time15 mins
Cook Time10 mins
Total Time25 mins
Course: Main Dish, Snack
Cuisine: American
Servings: 4 servings

Ingredients

  • 15 oz Ricos Gourmet Nacho Cheese Sauce (as directed on can)
  • 4 Ricos 3 oz bags of Ricos Original Nacho Chips
  • 8 oz Grilled corn cut off the cob
  • 4 oz Mexican crema
  • 4 oz Chopped cilantro
  • Tajin seasoning

Instructions

  • Carefully cut along the edge of the nacho bag
  • Pour desired amount of Ricos Gourmet Nacho Cheese Sauce on top of chips
  • Add 2 oz of grilled corn
  • Drizzle 2 oz Mexican crema over chips
  • Sprinkle 2 oz chopped cilantro over chips
  • Dash Tajin all over to your liking
  • Enjoy!!!

Notes

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Ricos Chili Dogs

Ricos Chili Dogs

 

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Ricos Chili Dogs

Delicious chili dogs covered in Ricos cheese!
Prep Time15 mins
Cook Time10 mins
Total Time21 mins
Course: Main Dish, Snack
Cuisine: American
Servings: 4 servings

Ingredients

  • 15 oz Ricos Gourmet Nacho Cheese Sauce (as directed on can)
  • 4 oz Ricos Pickled Jalapeños
  • 4 jumbo all beef hot dogs grilled
  • 4 hot dog buns toasted
  • 8 oz your favorite chili recipe
  • 4 oz onion diced

Instructions

  • Place dogs in buns
  • Top with 2 oz chili
  • Pour desired amount of Ricos Gourmet Nacho Cheese Sauce on top
  • Add 1 oz diced onions
  • Add jalapeños to your liking
  • Enjoy!!!

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Chilaquiles

Chilaquiles

 

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Chilaquiles

Amazing Chilaquiles with Ricos Queso Blanco Cheese!
Prep Time15 mins
Cook Time15 mins
Total Time30 mins
Keyword: ricos, queso, cheese, chilaquiles, breakfast, eggs, tortilla, chips
Servings: 4 servings

Ingredients

  • 1 can Ricos Queso Blanco Cheese Sauce (as directed on can)
  • 1 bag Ricos Original Nacho Chips
  • 4 eggs
  • 1 baby red pepper thinly sliced
  • 1 radish thinly sliced
  • 4 oz cilantro leaves
  • 8 oz your favorite ranchero sauce recipe
  • 4 oz queso fresco

Instructions

  • In a medium-sized skillet over medium heat, bring 2 oz of the ranchero sauce to a boil.
  • Toss the chips in the sauce and place them on a plate. Top with 1 oz cilantro and 1 oz queso fresco.
  • In a small non-stick sauté pan, cook an egg to sunny side up or to your preferred liking.
  • Top the chips with 2 oz Ricos White Queso Blanco Cheese.
  • Add the egg on top of the chips.
  • Top with radish and pepper.
  • Repeat & Enjoy!!

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Shrimp Nachos

Shrimp Nachos

 

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Shrimp Nachos

Delicious shrimp nachos with Ricos Queso Blanco Cheese Sauce!
Prep Time15 mins
Cook Time10 mins
Total Time25 mins
Servings: 4 servings

Ingredients

  • 1 can Ricos Queso Blanco Cheese Sauce (as directed on can)
  • 8-10 oz your Favorite Chili Lime Shrimp Recipes
  • 8 oz Ricos Original Nacho Chips
  • 2 oz Favorite Pico De Gallo
  • 1 oz Chopped Green Onion
  • 2 oz Dollop of Sour Cream
  • Margarita of Choice!!!!

Instructions

  • Pile nachos on the plate
  • Add heated shrimp
  • Top with Ricos Queso Blanco
  • Add Pico & Scallions
  • Top with sour cream
  • Enjoy!!

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Ricos Pulled Pork Sandwich

Ricos Pulled Pork Sandwich

 

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Ricos Pulled Pork Sandwich

Ricos Cheese Sauce makes a pulled pork sandwich even better!
Prep Time15 mins
Cook Time10 mins
Total Time25 mins
Servings: 4 servings

Ingredients

  • 1 can Ricos Gourmet Nacho Cheddar Cheese Sauce
  • 16 oz your favorite pulled pork recipe
  • 4 buns of your choice
  • 1 white onion ¼ inch sliced (broken into rings)
  • ½ cup pickled onions
  • ¼ cup Ricos Pickled Jalapenos
  • ¼ cup pickled red onion
  • Ricos Pickles sliced thinly lengthwise
  • BBQ sauce of your choice

Instructions

  • Butter buns and toast to your liking.
  • Warm Ricos Gourmet Nacho Cheddar Cheese Sauce
  • Heat pulled pork
  • Place 4 oz of pork on bottom bun
  • Add 2-3 onion rings and as many pickles as desired on pork
  • Add 2-3 Ricos Pickle slices
  • Top with Ricos Gourmet Nacho Cheddar Cheese Sauce and BBQ sauce as desired
  • Add 5-6 Ricos Pickled Jalapenos
  • Add 1 Tablespoon pickled red onion
  • Top with other bun
  • Enjoy!!

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Air Fryer Pumpkin Fries

Air Fryer Pumpkin Fries

 

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Air Fryer Pumpkin Fries

Prep Time30 mins
Cook Time20 mins
Total Time50 mins
Servings: 4 people

Equipment

  • Air Fryer

Ingredients

  • 1 small pumpkin
  • 3 teaspoons arrowroot starch (corn or potato starch will also work)
  • 2 teaspoons Extra Virgin Olive Oil
  • 15 oz. can of Ricos Gourmet Nacho Cheese Sauce
  • 1 teaspoon chile powder
  • ¼ teaspoon garlic powder
  • ¼ teaspoon ground chipotle powder optional
  • flaked sea salt to taste

Instructions

  • Using a very sharp knife, cut the pumpkin in half and scoop out the flesh and seeds. Cut the halves in half again and peel off pumpkin pieces using a vegetable peeler.
  • Carefully slice the peeled pieces into ¼"- thick fries. Place the pumpkin fries in a large bowl and cover with cold water. Let the fries soak for least 30 minutes.
  • Drain the fries, rinse and with pat dry.
  • In large mixing bowl, add fries and top with arrowroot starch and olive oil. Mix well to make sure the fries are evenly coated.
  • Sprinkle on the chile powder and garlic powder and toss again until evenly distributed.
  • Spread fries in a single layer on the prepared baking sheets.
  • Place fries in air fryer in a single layer. Bake for 15-20 minutes at 400 °F, flipping once halfway through, until the fries are golden brown and crisp.
  • Top the fries with Ricos Gourmet Nacho Cheese Sauce and spices to taste. Enjoy!

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Kiolbassa Chorizo Cheese Nachos

Kiolbassa Chorizo Cheese Nachos

 

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Kiolbassa Chorizo Cheese Nachos

Prep Time15 mins
Cook Time10 mins
Total Time25 mins
Servings: 15 people

Ingredients

  • 2 15 oz Ricos Aged Condensed Cheddar Cheese Sauce
  • 14 oz Ricos Original Nacho Chips
  • 12 oz Kiolbassa Mexican Style Chorizo
  • 1 cup diced tomatoes & green chiles or salsa

Instructions

  • Remove chorizo from casing before cooking. Once complete, brown chorizo in a skillet and drain.
  • Combine Ricos Aged Condensed Cheddar Cheese Sauce, cooked chorizo, and diced tomatoes & green chiles in a 5-6 qt slow cooker.
  • Cover and cook on high heat until desired temperature is reached. Stir periodically.
  • Reduce slow cooker to low heat to keep dip warm.
  • Serve with Ricos Original Nacho Chips. Enjoy!

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Ricos Chili Meat and Cheese Nachos

Ricos Chili Meat and Cheese Nachos

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Ricos Chili Meat and Cheese Nachos

Prep Time10 mins
Cook Time20 mins
Servings: 4

Ingredients

  • 1 15 ounce can of Ricos Cheese Sauce (use your favorite flavor!)
  • 8 oz Ricos Original Nacho Chips
  • 1 lb lean ground beef
  • 3/4 cup finely chopped white onion
  • 1/2 cup finely chopped red bell pepper
  • 4 cloves garlic, chopped
  • 2 tbsp chili powder
  • 1 tbsp ground cumin
  • 2 tsp dried oregano
  • 1 tsp ground coriander
  • 1 14 ounce can diced tomatoes
  • 1/4 cup water

Instructions

  • Preheat oven to 350 degrees F.
  • Cook beef, onion, bell pepper and garlic in a large skillet over medium-high heat, crumbling the beef with a spatula, until the meat is browned, 8 to 10 minutes.
  • Stir in chili powder, cumin, oregano and coriander; cook, stirring, for 30 seconds.
  • Add tomatoes (with their juice) and water and simmer for 5 minutes.
  • Top chips with the chili and cheese. Bake until the cheese is warmed, about 7 minutes.