The crunchy chips, the melted cheese, the gooey toppings — I love everything about nachos . I'm so crazy about nachos that back in 2008, I created an original series  that chronicled my love affair  with them. Since I came up with this idea while eating nachos on Super Bowl Sunday, I thought I'd round up my favorite nacho recipes just in time for this year's big game. Be warned: these are not your regular nachos!
Blue corn chips topped with lumps of crab meat, a spicy pepper Jack cheese sauce, and fresh homemade salsa? Sign me up! These nachos  are decadent and delicious.
There's nothing boring about these traditional nachos . Deep frying the tortillas to make your own chips takes them to a whole new level.
Who says nachos have to be unhealthy? This fresh take  on nachos combines baked tortilla chips with a black bean corn salsa, shredded lettuce, and cotija cheese.
The Buffalo flavor is everywhere these days, so why not in nachos? This ingenious recipe  tops sour cream and onion potato chips with hot-sauce seasoned chunks of chicken and a creamy blue cheese sauce.
Quadruple Cheese Nachos
For the purists who don't like anything but chips and cheese, there's this four cheese nacho recipe .
Nachos go glam in this pop in your mouth nacho bite recipe . They consist of a chipotle flavored chip that's topped with warm goat cheese, guacamole, and salsa.
Spicy Shrimp Nachos
Spicy shrimp nachos. There's really nothing more to say, but make them !
The base for these Greek-inspired nachos  is pita chips. They're smothered in ground lamb, crumbled feta, fresh oregano, salsa and pepperoncinis for garnish.
This recipe  takes the ingredients of potato skins — cheddar cheese, sour cream, bacon, green onions — and turns them into a nacho. Yum!
What happens when you spread purreed red beans on tortillas, top with cheese and chorizo, and bake? You get a giant nacho that's known as the Mexican pizza !