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The Best Quesadilla Recipe

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Contributor:  
Contributor:  
Neleen Nichols

Category:
Category:

Ingredients:  
Ingredients:  
2 large flour tortillas
butter
Pepper Jack cheese
Ortega chilies
Tomato
Onion

Directions:
Directions:
In a warm skillet place buttered flour tortilla, butter side down
Place the other buttered tortilla on top of it, butter side up
After a minute, flip the whole thing over, take the now top tortillas and set it aside
Grate some pepper jack cheese and spread it evenly over the tortilla that still in the pan
Lay down a little onion, very thin tomato slices (just a couple) and some strips of Ortega chilies
Place the other tortilla, butter side up, on top
After about a minute, flip it over (very carefully) to finish cooking the other side
Remove from skillet to a plate and cut like a pizza

Number Of Servings:
Number Of Servings:
1
Preparation Time:
Preparation Time:
About 15 minutes
Personal Notes:
Personal Notes:
Our local Mexican restaurant used to serve these and they were so good, but now, not so much. So we just make our own.

 

 

 

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