Chicken Quesadillas Recipe | How to cook Chicken Quesadillas: A quesadilla is a tortilla, usually it is a corn tortilla but also sometimes made with the wheat tortilla, which is filled with the cheese and then grilled. Here we are going to cook Chicken Quesadillas.
Chicken Quesadillas Recipe:
- Chicken – 1 pound skinless and boneless.
- Fajita Seasoning – 1 packet
- Vegetable oil – 1 tablespoon
- Green Bell Peppers – 2 chopped
- Red Bell Peppers – 2 chopped
- Onions – 1 chopped
- Flour Tortillas – 10
- Cheddar Cheese – 1 package shredded
- Monterey Jack cheese – 1 package shredded
- Bacon bits – 1 tablespoon
How to cook Chicken Quesadillas:
The first step is to preheat the oven to 500 degrees F.
Take one pound of boneless, skinless chicken and chop them into smaller pieces. Put them in a bowl and add a packet of Fajita Seasoning.
Mix the Fajita with the chicken. Meanwhile, take a baking tray keep it ready. Once the chicken is seasoned with Fajita, keep the chicken separated in the baking tray.
Now keep the tray in the oven and let the chicken cook. Make sure the chicken gets cooked.
Once the chicken is cooked, remove it from the oven. Now set the oven to 350 degrees F.
Take two green bell peppers and chop it into fine pieces.
Do same for two red bell peppers and an onion. Chop them into fine pieces and keep it aside.
Take a pan and heat a tablespoon of vegetable oil in it.
Add the cut vegetables and saute them.
Once the vegetables are half cooked, add the chicken pieces. Now saute them until the vegetables turn softer.
Take a tortilla and add the cooked chicken mixture to it.
Top it with shredded Cheddar Cheese, shredded Monterey Jack cheese, and Bacon bits. Fold the tortilla in half and keep them in a baking tray.
Once all the tortillas are filled, keep the tray in the preheated oven. Bake the tortillas about 10 minutes until the cheeses are melted. Do not burn the tortillas.
Baking the tortillas may take up to 10 minutes. Once baked remove them from the oven. Top the Chicken Quesadillas with sauce and cream. Serve them hot.
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