Shrimp and Spinach Quesadillas

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READY IN: 7mins
Recipe by MJaz

I made this up for my daughter, who does not like meat. It is really delicious. It has a more "Italian" feel to it, so salsa is not really good with it, but sour cream or ranch dressing make nice dipping sauces. The ingredients are for ONE quesadilla. I think this would make a really nice appetizer or snack, as well. I make these two at a time on my electric griddle, and pretty much put the filling in a ring around the tortilla - not too close to the center or edge. Once the cheese melts and spreads out a bit, the filling is then perfectly even.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Toss the shrimp in a small pan with butter and cook for a few minutes untill opaque. Add spinach and garlic powder and stir to combine.
  2. Brush griddle with 1/2 of the melted butter and lay one whole tortilla on the griddle.
  3. Evenly spread the cheeses over the tortilla, not too close to center or edge.
  4. Spread the spinach filling over the cheese - spacing the shrimp out evenly.
  5. Cover with second tortilla.
  6. Brush top with remaining melted butter.
  7. When first side is BGD (golden brown and delicious) flip and cook until side two is GBD.
  8. Move to cutting board and cut into 8 equal pieces, using a pizza wheel, with one shrimp in the center of each piece.
  9. Enjoy!

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