Make this restaurant appetizer favorite at home. Quesadillas fold tomatoes, green onions, chilies and melted cheese in flour tortillas.
cups shredded Cheddar or Monterey Jack cheese (8 ounces)
Old El Paso™ flour tortillas (8 inches in diameter)
small tomato, seeded and chopped (1/2 cup)
medium green onions, chopped (1/4 cup)
tablespoons Old El Paso™ chopped green chiles
Chopped fresh cilantro, if desired
Heat oven to 350ºF.
Spread 1/3 cup of the cheese evenly over half of each tortilla. Sprinkle tomato, onions, chilies and cilantro over cheese. Fold tortillas over filling. Place on ungreased cookie sheet.
Bake about 5 minutes or just until cheese is melted. Serve quesadillas whole, or cut each into 3 wedges, beginning cuts from center of folded sides.
Pick up a pack of flavored flour tortillas, then make exciting new flavors and colors of quesadillas.
Sprinkle on a few pieces of cut-up cooked chicken with the tomato for chicken quesadillas.
NUTRITION INFORMATION PER SERVING
Serving Size: 1 Serving
- Calories from Fat
- 145 ),
% Daily Value
- Total Fat
- 16 g
- 16 %
- (Saturated Fat
- 9 g,
- 9 %
- 40 mg
- 40 %;
- 450 mg
- 450 %;
- Total Carbohydrate
- 26 g
- 26 %
- (Dietary Fiber
- 2 g
- 2 %
- 13 g
- 13 %
% Daily Value*:
- Vitamin A
- Vitamin C
Exchanges:1 1/2 Starch; 1 Vegetable; 1 High-Fat Meat; 1 Fat;
*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.