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chicken quesadilla


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"main dish, quesadilla"

Serves 4 people | Prep Time 10 min | Cook Time 40 min

Why I Love This Recipe

this is a good and quick recipe for everyone


Ingredients You'll Need

1 tbsp. extra-virgin olive oil
2 bell peppers, thinly sliced
1/2 onion, thinly sliced
Kosher salt
Freshly ground black pepper
1 lb. boneless skinless chicken breasts, sliced into strips
1/2 tsp. chili powder
1/2 tsp. ground cumin
1/2 tsp. dried oregano
4 medium flour tortillas
2 c. shredded Monterey jack
2 c. shredded cheddar
1 avocado, sliced
1 tbsp. vegetable oil
2 green onions, thinly sliced
Sour cream, for serving


Directions

1. In a large skillet over medium-high heat, heat olive oil. Add peppers and onion and season with salt and pepper. Cook until soft, 5 minutes. Transfer to a plate.
2. Heat remaining tablespoon vegetable oil over medium-high heat. Season chicken with spices, salt, and pepper and cook, stirring occasionally, until golden and cooked through, 8 minutes. Transfer to a plate.
3. Add 1 flour tortilla to skillet and top half of the tortilla with a heavy sprinkling of both cheeses, cooked chicken mixture, pepper-onion mixture, a few slices of avocado, and green onions. Fold the other half of the tortilla over and cook, flipping once, until golden, 3 minutes per side. Repeat to make 4 quesadillas.
4. Slice into wedges and serve with sour cream.


Pairs Well With

salsa


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