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Chicken Quesadillas Recipe

Looking for an easy Chicken Quesadillas recipe? Learn how to make Chicken Quesadillas using healthy ingredients.


Submitted by christalfehr

Makes 6 servings



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Recipe Ingredients for Chicken Quesadillas

2.5 cup, chopped or diced Chicken, Breast, Meat Only
0.67 cup Sauce, Ready-to-serve, Salsa
0.33 cup, chopped Onions, Spring Or Scallions
1 tsp Cumin
0.5 tsp Salt, Table
0.5 tsp Oregano, Ground
6 serving flour tortilla, (Casa Mendosa)
4 tbsp Margarine Soft
8 oz Mozzarella, Part Skim Milk Cheese

Recipe Directions for Chicken Quesadillas

  1. In a skillet, combine the first six ingredients (chicken should be pre-cooked and shredded). Cook, uncovered, over medium heat for 10 minutes or until heated through, stirring occasionally. Brush one side of tortillas with margarine. Spoon 1/3 cup chicken mixture over half of unbuttered side of each tortilla. Sprinkle with 1/3 cup cheese; fold plain side of tortilla over cheese.

  2. Place on a lightly greased baking sheet. Bake at 475 for 10 minutes or until crisp and golden brown. Cut into wedges; serve with sour cream and guacamole.

Categories

Chicken, Appetizers, Bake

Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 205.0g
Amount Per Serving
Calories
451
Calories from Fat
177
% Daily Value*
Total Fat
19.7g
30%
Saturated Fat
7.3g
37%
Trans Fat
0.0g
Cholesterol
69mg
23%
Sodium
1232mg
51%
Potassium
244mg
7%
Total Carbohydrates
37.4g
12%
Dietary Fiber
1.7g
7%
Sugars
2.4g
Protein
31.6g
Vitamin A 13% Vitamin C 3%
Calcium 38% Iron 21%
* Based on a 2000 calorie diet

Nutritional details are an estimate and should only be used as a guide for approximation.
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Health Information

Nutrition Grade
92% confidence
C+
  Good points
  • Low in sugar
  •   Bad points
  • High in sodium
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