One-Pan Easy Cheesy Chicken Quesadillas
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One-Pan Easy Cheesy Chicken Quesadillas

One-Pan Easy Cheesy Chicken Quesadillas

with Smoky Red Pepper Crema

These quesadillas are big on flavor AND ready in just 15 minutes with the help of a few kitchen tricks. We start with chicken breast strips, which are sautéed with scallions and Southwest spices to make the zesty filling. It’s layered onto tortillas with pepper jack and Monterey Jack cheese, then pan-toasted to achieve perfectly golden, gooey results. Each quesadilla is paired with smoky red pepper crema for dipping. A good thing just got a whole lot better.

Easy Cleanup
Easy Prep
Carb Smart
Calorie Smart

Produced in a facility that processes eggs, milk, fish, peanuts, sesame, shellfish, soy, tree nuts, and wheat.

Total Time15 minutes
Prep Time5 minutes


serving amount

2 unit


10 ounce

Chicken Breast Strips

1 tablespoon

Southwest Spice Blend

2 unit

Flour Tortillas

(Contains Soy, Wheat)

½ cup

Pepper Jack Cheese

(Contains Milk)

¼ cup

Monterey Jack Cheese

(Contains Milk)

2 tablespoon

Smoky Red Pepper Crema

(Contains Milk, Soy)

Not included in your delivery



2 teaspoon

Cooking Oil


Nutrition Values

/ per serving
Calories650 kcal
Fat35 g
Saturated Fat15 g
Carbohydrate40 g
Sugar3 g
Dietary Fiber1 g
Protein43 g
Cholesterol150 mg
Sodium930 mg
Due to the different suppliers we purchase our products from, nutritional facts per meal can vary from the website to what is received in the delivered box, depending on your region.


Medium Pan
Paper Towel


Prep Scallions

• Wash and dry produce. • Trim and thinly slice scallions, separating whites from greens.

Cook Filling

• Pat chicken* dry with paper towels. • Heat a drizzle of oil in a medium pan over medium-high heat. Add chicken, scallion whites, and Southwest Spice. Cook until chicken is browned and cooked through and scallions are slightly softened, 4-6 minutes. Season with salt and pepper. • Turn off heat; remove from pan and set aside. Wash out pan.

Assemble Quesadillas

• Place tortillas on a clean work surface. Evenly sprinkle pepper jack onto one half of each tortilla. Top with chicken filling, then sprinkle with Monterey Jack. Fold tortillas in half to create quesadillas. • Heat a drizzle of oil in pan used for filling over medium heat. Add quesadillas and cook until tortillas are golden brown and cheese melts, 3-4 minutes. TIP: Depending on the size of your pan, you may need to work in batches.

Finish & Serve

• Cut quesadillas into wedges and divide between plates. Sprinkle with scallion greens. Serve with smoky red pepper crema on the side.