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Mexican Quesadillas

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8 flour tortillas
Butter
8 oz (250 g) Canadian Brick* cheese, thinly sliced
8 oz (250 g) Canadian Colby* cheese, thinly sliced

Fresh Tomato Salsa:
1 large tomato, diced
1 small white onion or red onion, diced
1 jalapeno pepper, seeded and diced
2 tbsp (30 mL) chopped fresh coriander
1 tbsp (15 mL) fresh lime juice
Salt and pepper, to taste

Yields: 8 tortillas

See full recipe: https://www.dairygoodness.ca/cheese/canadian-cheese/recipes/mexican-quesadillas?source=calendar
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  • Course Hors D'oeuvres & Appetizers
  • Prep. Time 10 mins
  • Cooking Time 10 mins
  • Yields 8 tortillas
  • Course Hors D'oeuvres & Appetizers
  • Prep. Time 10 mins
  • Cooking Time 10 mins
  • Yields 8 tortillas

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Ingredients

8 flour tortillas
Butter
8 oz (250 g) Canadian Brick* cheese, thinly sliced
8 oz (250 g) Canadian Colby* cheese, thinly sliced

Fresh Tomato Salsa:
1 large tomato, diced
1 small white onion or 
red onion, diced
1 jalapeno pepper, seeded and diced
2 tbsp (30 mL) chopped fresh coriander
1 tbsp (15 mL) fresh lime juice
Salt and pepper, to taste

Preparation

Preheat oven to 400 ºF (200 ºC).

Spread butter on one side of each tortilla. Place tortillas, buttered side up, on ungreased baking sheets. Bake 5 minutes; remove from oven.

Arrange sliced Canadian Brick and Colby cheeses over tortillas. Bake 5 minutes longer or until they are melted. Remove from oven.

Serve with Fresh Tomato Salsa.

Fresh Tomato Salsa:
Combine all salsa ingredients in a medium bowl and stir well. Spoon over hot quesadillas and serve.

Tips

If time is short, you can use prepared mild, medium or hot salsa instead of Fresh Tomato Salsa.

* Or you can use thinly sliced Canadian jalapeno Havarti, Monterey Jack and/or Mozzarella cheese.

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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

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Explore the world of Canadian cheese in our Canadian Cheese Repertoire

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