Published January 22, 2013
Behold: Duck Fat Bourbon Nachos
First, the bad news: you’ve been eating nachos wrong. Sorry.
Now, some good news: you’re about to eat nachos right. Very right. You’re welcome...
Dip into Tango & Stache’s Nacho Fiesta
, a bourboned-up version of your go-to Super Bowl snack,
available at Rye on the next two Thursdays and at Dalva on Super Bowl Sunday.
The basic ingredients are these
: 101-proof bourbon. Vermouth and whiskey. Bacon-fat-seared
pork, smoked cheese, jalapeños and duck-fat chips. They all come together in meaty, cheesy, crispy
deliciousness—perfect for celebrating victory/consoling yourself after defeat. (Here’s hoping it’s the
Order at one of Tango & Stache’s pop-ups. Then, owner/Bar Bambino vet chef Josh will pile the
bacon-fat-fried, Wild Turkey–marinated pork, smoked cheese sauce and vermouth baked beans on top of those
homemade duck-fat tortilla chips. Finally, it’s finished off with whiskey-pickled jalapeños and
Inevitably, you’ll pair it with straight bourbon. Though a frosty beer would work, too.
Take that, Baltimore.
Tango & Stache’s Nacho Fiesta