Total Time
Prep 5 mins
Cook 5 mins

Quesadillas make a great snack as well as an easy lunch or supper! Kids just love them! This one can be easily made with shrimp, as well. :)

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Shred crab meat; mix together with sour cream, lime juice, and green onions in a small bowl.
  2. Season to taste with salt and pepper.
  3. Heat griddle or small frying pan with a small amount of oil or cooking spray.
  4. Take a tortilla, place about 1/8 of crab mixture on it and spread evenly.
  5. Top with 1oz.
  6. (about 1/4 cup) cheese and sprinkle with some chopped cilantro.
  7. Place on hot griddle; when cheese starts to melt, fold in half.
  8. Allow to heat through and brown nicely, then remove from heat.
  9. Repeat with other tortillas.
  10. Quesadillas can be kept warm on a stoneware plate or baking dish in the oven on warm while you are busy with the others.
  11. Serve topped with a dallop of sour cream or guacamole, and wedges of lime, if you wish.
Most Helpful

These were ok. I just thought they needed more kick. They were a little bland for my taste in Quesedillas. Maybe add some hot pepper sauce or something. . .

cynthia912 February 20, 2009

My husband I loved these!!! I did not have lime so I used lemon juice instead and the crab still had a great flavor. Easy weeknight meal. Thanks for a real keeper!!

chris_tam December 03, 2008