Chicken, Spinach and Goat Cheese Quesadillas

1
Amy Harding

By
@aterps253

spinach and goat cheese-great combo

Rating:

★★★★★ 1 vote

Serves:
2
Prep:
5 Min
Cook:
10 Min

Ingredients

  • ·
    tortillas, flour
  • ·
    cooked chicken
  • 1 tsp
    minced garlic
  • ·
    baby spinach
  • ·
    salt, pepper, cayenne pepper
  • 4 oz
    goat cheese
  • ·
    monterey jack cheese
  • ·
    cooking spray

How to Make Chicken, Spinach and Goat Cheese Quesadillas

Step-by-Step

  1. Heat the spinach with the garlic, salt, pepper, and cayenne pepper over medium-low heat in a pan until just wilted. Remove from heath and set aside.
  2. Heat the grill pan (or regular pan) over medium-high heat. Spray with non-stick cooking spray or drizzle with olive oil. Toast the inside of the tortilla for about 30 seconds.
  3. Take the tortilla off the grill pan and assemble as follows. Over half the quessadilla sprinkle about 2 tablespoons of monterey jack cheese, following by a few slices of chicken, then the spinach, then the crumbled goat cheese.
  4. Add to the grill pan and cook for about 1 - 2 minutes. Carefully use a spatula to flip the empty half of the tortilla onto the loaded half. At this point I like to let the quesadilla cook for about 30 more seconds, then flip it over. Give it another 1 -2 minutes, then remove from the pan and enjoy!

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