Gyro Nachos with Kettle Chips Recipe


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gyro nachos with kettle chips

Gyro Nachos with Kettle Chips Recipe

Chef Victor Briseno, Acropolis
Course Appetizer
Cuisine Greek
Servings 2 -3 servings


For the tzatziki:

  • 2-3 cucumbers
  • 6 oz. sour cream
  • 6 oz. yogurt
  • ½ garlic clove, diced
  • 1 Tbsp. olive oil
  • 1 Tbsp. rice or white vinegar
  • ½ tsp. salt
  • ½ tsp. fresh dill
  • Dash of white pepper

For the tomato cucumber relish:

  • 1 tomato
  • 1 cucumber
  • Pinch of chopped dill
  • Pinch of Greek seasoning
  • ¼ red onion
  • 2 Tbsp. olive oil

For the base:

  • 1 bag of Kettle chips
  • ½ cup gyro meat, shaved
  • ¼ cup mozzarella cheese

For the topping:

  • Marinara, to taste
  • ¼ cup feta cheese
  • Kalamata olives, to taste
  • Shredded lettuce, to taste
  • Basil pesto, to taste


  • To make the tzatziki, slice cucumbers in half and clean out seeds. Then grate and drain through fine mesh sieve (or towel) overnight.
  • The next day, combine sour cream, yogurt, garlic, oil, vinegar, and salt in a large bowl, and put in a cooler overnight.
  • The next day, transfer grated cucumber, fresh dill, and white pepper to yogurt mixture and stir chilled. Reserve.
  • Then make the tomato cucumber relish by chopping all ingredients small and stirring carefully to combine.
  • Chill and reserve. Make the nacho base by adding a layer of kettle chips to a large oven-safe dish as desired. Top with gyro meat and mozzerella. Add to oven until cheese melts.
  • Top with marinara, feta, olives, lettuce, basil pesto, tzatziki, and tomato cucumber relish as desired.
Keyword acropolis grill, Acropolis Mediterranean Grill, Gyro Nachos with Kettle Chips, kettle chips, nachos, potatoes
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