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Cheese and Chicken Quesadillas

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8 large tortillas
1 cup (250 mL) mild Mexican salsa
2 cups (500 mL) cooked chicken, cut in pieces
2 cups (500 mL) Canadian mild Cheddar cheese or Canadian Monterey Jack, grated
Vegetable oil

Yields: 4 quesadillas

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Cheese and Chicken Quesadillas true MM/DD/YYYY anvcJoeUXzVEZwIspmZn22961
  • Course Main Dishes
  • Prep. Time 15 mins
  • Cooking Time 6 - 8 mins
  • Yields 4 quesadillas
  • Course Main Dishes
  • Prep. Time 15 mins
  • Cooking Time 6 - 8 mins
  • Yields 4 quesadillas

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Ingredients

8 large tortillas
1 cup (250 mL) mild Mexican salsa
2 cups (500 mL) cooked chicken, cut in pieces
2 cups (500 mL) Canadian mild Cheddar cheese or 
Canadian Monterey Jack, grated
Vegetable oil

Preparation

Place one tortilla on large plate. Spread with salsa and arrange chicken pieces evenly over salsa. Sprinkle with Canadian mild Cheddar or Canadian Monterey Jack cheese. Cover with another tortilla. Repeat three times.

Warm some vegetable oil in large skillet. When hot, slide quesadilla into skillet. Cook over medium heat for 3 to 4 minutes on both sides. Quesadilla can also be cooked on buttered barbecue grill.

Place cooked quesadillas on plate and cut into 4 wedges. Top with sour cream and guacamole. Serve quesadillas cold or hot. Quesadillas can be heated in oven.

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Did you know?

When you buy Canadian cheese you’re supporting dairy farmers, cheesemakers and the local economy.

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Did you know?

When you buy Canadian cheese you’re supporting dairy farmers, cheesemakers and the local economy.

Explore the world of Canadian cheese in our Canadian Cheese Repertoire

Nutritional Info

Per serving
Energy: 752 Calories
Protein: 70 g
Carbohydrate: 51 g
Fat: 29 g
Calcium: 46 % / 503 mg
Fibre: 3.9 g
Sodium: 878 mg

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