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Quick Chicken Quesadillas Recipe

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


Submitted by maxnmacsmom

Makes 4 servings



Ann Stuart, a Betty Crocker Kitchens test kitchen expert, shares a recipe. Feeding a family is a snap with this dinner that's on the table in less than 30 minutes.

Recipe Ingredients for Quick Chicken Quesadillas

6 oz chicken breast
1/2 cup salsa
8 flour tortillas for burritos
2 cups shredded Colby Jack cheese

Recipe Directions for Quick Chicken Quesadillas

  1. Cut chicken into bite-size pieces. In small bowl, mix chicken and salsa.

  2. Spray 1 side of 1 tortilla with cooking spray; place sprayed side down in 10-inch nonstick skillet. Layer with one-fourth of the chicken mixture and 1/2 cup of the cheese. Top with another tortilla; spray top of tortilla with cooking spray.

  3. Cook uncovered over medium heat 4 to 6 minutes, carefully turning after 2 minutes, until golden brown. Repeat with remaining tortillas, chicken mixture and cheese. To serve, cut quesadillas into wedges. Serve with sour cream and, if desired, additional salsa.

Categories

Main Dish

Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 179.0g
Amount Per Serving
Calories
404
Calories from Fat
188
% Daily Value*
Total Fat
20.9g
32%
Saturated Fat
12.7g
63%
Trans Fat
0.0g
Cholesterol
86mg
29%
Sodium
628mg
26%
Potassium
295mg
8%
Total Carbohydrates
25.5g
8%
Dietary Fiber
3.5g
14%
Sugars
1.4g
Protein
28.4g
Vitamin A 14% Vitamin C 1%
Calcium 45% Iron 7%
* 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
96% confidence
B-
  Good points
  • Low in sugar
  • High in calcium
  •   Bad points
  • High in saturated fat
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