Total Time
Prep 10 mins
Cook 25 mins

This is one of the few things that my fiancée will let me make. It is a great meal to make for football Sundays or any time you want to try something different. John's Killer Quesadillas son muy bueno.

Ingredients Nutrition

  • 1 bell pepper, chopped
  • 1 vidalia onion, chopped
  • 1 cup shredded cheese
  • 2 grilled chicken breasts, chopped
  • oil (to fry)
  • butter (to saute veggies in)
  • 4 tortillas
  • jalapeno (optional)


  1. Begin by grilling chopped chicken breasts in separate pan.
  2. Grill until meat is white on the inside.
  3. Use one tbsp of butter to sauté.
  4. While grilling chicken, chop pepper and onion into small pieces (add jalapeño if desired) Once chicken is white on the inside add the vegetables.
  5. Grill these with the chicken until they are browned.
  6. While grilling the vegetables, put a separate pan on medium heat with one tbsp of olive oil for the actual preparation of the quesadillas.
  7. After vegetables are done grilling, place one tortilla in the pan and top with 1/2 cup of shredded cheese and half of the chicken veggie mix.
  8. Place another tortilla on top of this and grill until the bottom tortilla is browned and the cheese is beginning to melt, then flip.
  9. Repeat step 6 on the other side once the other side is browned and cheese is melted the quesadilla is ready for serving.
  10. Cut into wedges and garnish with sour cream and your favorite salsa.
Most Helpful

These were a definite hit in my house. Nice easy recipe to pull out whenever you don't feel like doing a lot of cooking.

Mysterygirl November 16, 2001

Emeril himself couldn't have erected a more tasteful delight.

jake clotfelter October 28, 2001