Spicy pecan and smoked chicken quesadilla

1
Karl Strasser

By
@Frenchpress

Had something like this at a chop house in clearwater fl.I changed some of the ingredients. I do that alot,so if you do like something in my recipe change it.
Just injoy what you eat life is to short.

Rating:

★★★★★ 1 vote

Comments:
Serves:
2
Prep:
1 Hr
Cook:
15 Min
Method:
Saute

Ingredients

Add to Grocery List

2
12 in. whole wheat tortillas
2 c
fresh spinach leaves
1/3 c
caramelized red onions
10 oz
smoked chicken diced small
1/2 c
shitake mushrooms sliced and sauted
1/3 c
spicy pecan peaces
1/2 c
cheddar cheese, shredded

How to Make Spicy pecan and smoked chicken quesadilla

Step-by-Step

  • 1Sauted spinach and set aside.Slice mushrooms and saute them and set aside.
    dice smoked chicken and set aside.
  • 2Caramelize red onion with a little brown sugar,balsamic vinagar. Drain and set aside.
  • 3Next take the pecans and mix with 1t sugar,1t blackened seasoning,and 1t honey and saute until heated well. then set asid to cool.
  • 4Then take half the ingredients and place it on half the tortilla and fold it in half.
    Cook on the grill or in a large saute pan on med heat until hot.cut each into 4 peaces.
    and enjoy.

Printable Recipe Card

About Spicy pecan and smoked chicken quesadilla

Main Ingredient: Chicken
Regional Style: American
Hashtags: #spicy, #quesadilla




Show 3 Comments & Reviews

13 Cluckin' Great Chicken Recipes For Tonight's Dinner

13 Cluckin' Great Chicken Recipes for Tonight's Dinner

Kitchen Crew @JustaPinch

Need some inspiration for tonight's dinner? Try one of these 13 cluckin' great chicken recipes.

15 Easy Chicken Dinner Recipes

15 Easy Chicken Dinner Recipes

Kitchen Crew @JustaPinch

Craving an easy weeknight meal? Look no further. Check out these simply irresistible ways to dress up chicken for a delicious (and easy) dinner recipe!

Winner, Winner Have An Easy Chicken Dinner Tonight Recipe

Winner, Winner Have an Easy Chicken Dinner Tonight

Kitchen Crew

Chicken is my go-to when I just can't figure out what to make for dinner. Whenever I find myself wondering what to make, I grab a package at the market...