Taco Bell Chicken Quesadillas (Light Version)

READY IN: 18mins
Recipe by MarraMamba

This is a makeover of grandma2929's Taco Bell Chicken Quesadilla into a lighter healthier and lower sodium version. I don't think flavor was compromised on here.

Top Review by CaliforniaJan

Loved these and the sauce really tasted great with the veggies and chicken. Thanks for posting, made for Everyday is a Holiday tag game.

Ingredients Nutrition

Directions

  1. Prepare creamy jalapeno sauce by combining all ingredients in a small bowl. Cover and chill so that flavors develop. Stir occasionally.
  2. Preheat your barbecue grill to medium heat Spray grill with low cal cooking spray.
  3. Salt and pepper each side of each chicken breast and the vegetables.
  4. Grill for 3-5 minutes per side.Lightly grill the vegetables until done. Cut zucchini in smaller slices. When chicken is done, slice it very thin.
  5. When you are ready to build your quesadillas, preheat a 12" skillet over medium low heat.
  6. When the pan is hot, lay one tortilla in the pan. Arrange about 1/4 cup of shredded cheddar cheese and 1/4 cup of shredded cheese on half of the tortilla.
  7. Arrange about 1/4 cup of sliced chicken and fourth of the vegetables over the cheese.
  8. Spread about 1 tbls of jalapeno sauce over the tortilla on the half with no ingredients on it.
  9. Fold the sauce-covered half of the tortilla onto the ingredients on the other half and press down with a spatula.
  10. Cook for about 1 minute, then turn the quesadilla over and cook for a couple more minutes or until the cheese inside is melted.
  11. Slice into 4 pieces and serve hot.
  12. Repeat with remaining ingredients.

Join the Conversation

  • all
  • reviews
  • tweaks
  • q & a