Photo by Me So Hungry Food Blog/Jason Lam
August 16, 2013
Ingredients: Recipes vary, but most include Fritos corn chips, beef, beans, onion, cheddar cheese, lettuce, and tomato
Fat content: This version contains a whopping 46 grams of fatmore than is recommended for an entire day -- and 14 grams of saturated fat.
Invented sometime in the early 1930s, the Frito Pie is a New Mexican staple. This dish was originally made with just chili ladled onto a small bag of Fritos. Adding lettuce, tomato, cheese, jalapenos is now also common.