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

  • 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

  1. Sauted spinach and set aside.Slice mushrooms and saute them and set aside.
    dice smoked chicken and set aside.
  2. Caramelize red onion with a little brown sugar,balsamic vinagar. Drain and set aside.
  3. Next take the pecans and mix with 1t sugar,1t blackened seasoning,and 1t honey and saute until heated well. then set asid to cool.
  4. Then 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

27 Stuffed Food Recipes

27 Stuffed Food Recipes


From appetizers to meat and baked treats, stuffed recipes are fun. Stuffed peppers are always a winner but other dishes can be stuffed too. Crescent dough can be stuffed with pretty much anything. Turn a basic chicken breast into something special by stuffing it with cheese and bacon. Stuffed shells are traditionally Italian but give […]

16 Quick-Fix Winter Dinner Ideas

16 Quick-Fix Winter Dinner Ideas


Dinners in under 60 minutes! For those nights where you need to get dinner on the family ASAP, these quick-fix dinners are here to help. Who says that homemade delicious meals require hours to make? These yummy, family-friendly dinners only need an hour from start to finish. Scroll down for classic recipes, new dinner ideas, […]

20 Super Tasty Chicken Recipes

20 Super Tasty Chicken Recipes


“What’s for dinner?” That’s the infamous question we get tired of hearing and figuring out. But, we have your answer – chicken. Now, wait. Before you say that’s boring, trust us. We guarantee your family will love all of these 20 super tasty chicken recipes. From BBQ chicken pizzas to orange chicken and rice to Parmesan […]