Southwest Turkey Quesadillas

2
Christine Cuneo

By
@frilled2b

I thawed out some of the leftover turkey from Thanksgiving one day and was wondering what to do with it. We get tired of the traditional leftover dinners. Looking at what I had in the pantry and came up with this. Everyone loved it. Great way to use up that left over Thanksgiving turkey.

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Comments:
Serves:
4
Prep:
10 Min
Cook:
30 Min
Method:
Stove Top

Ingredients

  • MIX IN A BOWL

  • 1 can(s)
    refried beans
  • 1 c
    salsa
  • 1/2 c
    sweet onion finley chopped
  • 3 clove
    garlic finley minced
  • 1/2 c
    chicken broth
  • 1 tsp
    cumin
  • 1 1/8 tsp
    chili powder
  • 1 Tbsp
    jalapeño peppers finley chopped
  • MIX IN A BOWL

  • 1/2 tsp
    cumin
  • 1/2 tsp
    chili pepper
  • dash(es)
    salt and pepper
  • YOU NEED

  • 4 large
    4 flour tortillas (large burrito size)
  • 1 pkg
    (8 ounces) shredded mexican blend cheese
  • ·
    salsa and sour cream

How to Make Southwest Turkey Quesadillas

Step-by-Step

  1. Heat griddle or skillet to 375°F.
    Preheat oven 400°F.
  2. Lightly spray olive oil on 1 side of each tortilla. Oil side down, brown about 2 minutes, flip and spread ¼ of the bean salsa mix on half. Sprinkle ¼ seasoned turkey and ¼ of the cheese.
    Fold over and carefully flip, cook until cheese is melted and tortillas are crisp, about 2 to 3 minutes per side.
  3. Place in preheated oven on baking sheet to keep worm while making remaining quesadillas.
  4. Cut each quesadilla into wedges. Serve with salsa and sour cream.

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