Friday is National Nachos Day - WFSB 3 Connecticut

Friday is National Nachos Day

Posted: Updated:
( photo) ( photo)
(WFSB) -

Friday is National Nachos Day, according to the website

The snack involving tortilla chips covered in melted cheese and other toppings is recognized every Nov. 6.

It's believed to have first been created in the 1940s and are of Mexican origin.

The food came from Piedras Negras, Coahuila, Mexico, which is just across the border from Eagle Pass, TX.

Some popular toppings include refried beans, ground beef, chicken, seafood, shredded cheese, salsa and guacamole.

To check out some recipes, head to here.

Copyright 2015 WFSB (Meredith Corporation). All rights reserved.