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Appetizers and Sides

Doritos Tostadas


These Doritos Tostadas make the perfect Summer appetizer, especially for your upcoming pool parties!
Doritos Tostadas

We love these Doritos Tostadas!

It’s a pleasure partnering with Frito-Lay to bring you a simple appetizer recipe that will make your Summer parties even more fun.

These quick fix Doritos Tostadas can be put together in minutes and are enjoyed by young and old. From Summer pool parties to Fourth of July parties, this appetizer will be a huge hit.

Doritos Tostadas

Start by arranging your Doritos onto parchment paper to start assembling.

Doritos Tostadas

For the first layer, spread a light layer of refried beans.

Doritos Tostadas

Up next, add a light layer of cooked, warmed ground beef.

Doritos Tostadas

Shredded lettuce.

Doritos Tostadas

Diced red bell peppers or tomatoes.

Doritos Tostadas

Transfer prepared Doritos Tostadas to a serving plate.

Doritos Tostadas

We set up a pool party for my boys to kick off the end of the school year. It was the perfect afternoon!

Doritos Tostadas

I love that such a simple appetizer using Doritos made such a memorable moment with the boys and their and friends.

Doritos Tostadas

Sunshine and fun food. That’s what Summer is all about 🙂

Doritos Tostadas

Enjoy! Cheers to saying yes to Summer fun! Here’s to creating moments this Summer that make smiles and more time with family and friends!

Doritos Tostadas
Prep Time
5 mins
Cook Time
10 mins
Total Time
15 mins
Course: Appetizer
Cuisine: Mexican
Keyword: appetizer, doritos, mexican, tostadas
Servings: 12
Author: Jenny
  • 8 Cups whole Doritos
  • 1 cup warmed refried beans stirred
  • 1 cup cooked warm taco ground beef
  • 1 cup shredded iceberg lettuce
  • 1/2 cup shredded cheese
  • 1/2 cup finely diced red bell pepper or tomato
  1. Place whole Doritos onto a parchment lined counter top. Spread each lightly with a layer of refried beans, taco meat, lettuce, cheese and bell pepper. Serve warm.

Disclaimer: This post is in partnership with Frito-Lay. All thoughts and opinions are 100% my own. Thank you for supporting the brands that make Picky Palate possible.

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  1. 1

    These are so cute! I love eating Doritos with chilli or fajitas so I imagine these would work really well, great idea 🙂

  2. 2
    Maria Lichty says:

    How fun are these! My boys will love them!

  3. 3

    These really are great for pool parties!

  4. 4
    Gaby Dalkin says:

    Dreaming of eating these poolside! So simple and fun!!

  5. 5

    Like nachos but better!

  6. 6

    These are perfect for parties and picnics! I can’t wait to try them!

  7. 7
    Marcia D. says:

    These look great! Do the Doritos stay crunchy?

  8. 8
    Heather Christo says:

    Wow!! I bet those are completely addictive!

  9. 9
    Katherine says:

    These are a cute idea for a party! Fun.

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