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Chicken Quesadillas

Make these quick and easy Chicken Quesadillas at home for a healthy, low-cost meal.

Prep Time10 minutes

Total Time20 minutes


Please note: these estimates are based on the intended serving size.

Ingredients (Scaling)

  • fluid ounces boneless skinless chicken thigh(s), cooked and shredded
  • onion(s), chopped
  • bell pepper(s), chopped
  • fluid ounces salsa
  • whole-wheat tortilla(s)
  • fluid ounces reduced fat Monteray Jack cheese, shredded
  • Nonstick cooking spray

Chicken Quesadillas


  • In a mixing bowl, combine chicken, onion, bell pepper, and salsa.

  • Spray a skillet with nonstick cooking spray and heat over medium heat until hot.

  • Place ¼ of the chicken mixture on half of each tortilla and top with 1 tablespoon of the cheese. Fold tortillas in half, covering filling.

  • Place tortillas in the heated pan and brown for approximately 2-4 minutes. Turn tortillas over and brown the other side.

  • Cut folded tortilla into wedges and serve warm.

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