Chicken-Chile Quesadillas

READY IN: 20mins
Recipe by Cookin in Texas

I found this on an insert from a can of Old El Paso green chilies. Very tasty!!!!!

Top Review by lazyme

Yum! I made these as directed and served them with salsa and sour cream. They were a real hit at our house. I think that they might also be good with some chopped green onion and/or jalapenos too. Thanks SandieTX for a great gameday snack. Made for My3Chefs.

Ingredients Nutrition

  • 1 (11 1/2 ounce) package flour tortillas, burrito size
  • 2 cups Mexican blend cheese, finely shredded
  • 2 cups chicken, cooked and finely chopped
  • 1 (4 1/2 ounce) can green chilies, chopped
  • 2 tablespoons butter, melted
  • 1 cup salsa, Old El Paso


  1. Top one half of each tortilla with cheese, chicken and green chilies. Fold other half over filling; press down with back of pancake turner. Lightly brush melted butter on both sides of each filled tortilla.
  2. Heat 12-inch nonstick skillet over medium heat. Cook 2 filled tortillas at a time 3 to 4 minutes, turning once, until golden brown and hot. Cut into wedges. Serve with salsa.

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