While they're certainly no Lady Doritos (which aren't actually a thing), these are the are the new 'Loaded Pasta Chips' from Olive Garden. What are Loaded Pasta Chips? Basically Italian nachos. "Blasphemy!" Oh shit -- Super Mario is pissed! Relax bro, It's Olive Garden, you should hear the things my Italian grandma has to say about it. Show More Summary
On February 2, 2018, The Olive Garden restaurant chain announced via Twitter, the arrival of their newest dish “Loaded Pasta Chips“. This dish is made with chips of fried pasta dough that are topped with Italian cheeses, a red meat sauce and an “Alfredo drizzle”, presented in a manner that essentially makes them “Italian Nachos”....
They're not called "Italian nachos" on the menu, but make no mistake, Olive Garden's "Loaded Pasta Chips" are nachos. This new $8.49 dish has a base of lightly-fried "homemade pasta chips" (which a writer at Foodbeast says are "actual pieces of lasagna"). Show More Summary
We've heard of nacho fries and dessert nachos — but this might cross a very sacred line. Olive Garden just introduced a new menu item just in time for the Super Bowl: loaded pasta chips, AKA Italian pasta nachos. Delicious, yes, but quite controversial. These homemade pasta chips — made from cut sheets of lasagna — are [...]
Olive Garden has released a dish called the "loaded pasta chips." The Italian-ish restaurant chain debuted the carb-heavy chips last week. The "chips" are made of fried lasagna, and come loaded with various cheeses, and a "hearty meat sauce" that's made up of chicken, meatballs, and sausage. Show More Summary
Olive Garden has found a way to bring two of the best food groups together: pasta and nachos. From Jan. 29 through April 1, Olive Garden will offer new Loaded Pasta Chips on its menu, and they're the Italian-inspired nachos you never knew you needed. Show More Summary