It doesn’t get simpler or better than a warm, deliciously cheesy quesadilla. Here, 21 of the all-time greatest quesadilla recipes F&W has to offer.
1. Habañero Chicken
This quesadilla packs a serious punch, thanks to fiery habañeros. Feel free to dial it up or down.
2. Pineapple Chicken
Sweet pineapple pairs perfectly with shredded chicken and gooey cheddar cheese.
3. Green Onion Chicken
This recipe calls for green onions but feel free to use any type of onion you have on hand.
4. Jalapeño Chicken
Spicy and delicious, these jalapeño-chicken quesadillas are the perfect appetizer for game day.
Seafood lovers will dive right in to these.
6. Smoked Gouda and Sweet Onion
Caramelized sweet onions and smoked gouda cheese elevate this simple quesadilla into a delicious appetizer.
7. Green Chile Chicken
Green chiles add a subtle spice.
8. Barbecue Chicken
Melted cheddar cheese and barbecue chicken stuffed into a crispy quesadilla is a great weekend lunch.
9. Mushroom and Bacon
Warm mushrooms and crisp bacon are a perfect pairing.
10. Carrot and Leek
Healthy and vegetarian, this quesadilla is made with vitamin-rich carrot and leek mixture, cheddar cheese, Sriracha and honey.
11. Curried Potato
Curried potatoes add an Indian twist.
12. Sriracha Chicken
Spicy Sriracha-spiked chicken and lots of grated cheddar cheese make these a party favorite.
13. Quinoa, Chicken and Cheddar
This is a meal in itself, stuffed with cooked quinoa, chicken and melted cheese.
14. Zucchini with Spicy Salsa Roja
Adding fresh zucchini to a cheesy quesadilla livens it up a bit; the bold, spicy salsa gives it an excellent punch.
15. Sautéed Kale
Healthy and delicious sautéed kale is the star in this simple recipe.
16. Broccoli and Cheese
The classic combination of broccoli and cheese makes its way into a quesadilla to create a delicious vegetarian snack.
17. Pulled Pork and Goat Cheese
Tim Love overstuffs his quesadillas with delectable braised pork and sautéed onions and peppers, then goes (almost) over the top by smearing the tortillas with soft, tangy goat cheese.
18. Chicken with Blue Cheese and Caramelized Onions
Even onion haters will love the rich and sweet caramelized onions in this recipe.
19. Chicken Fajita Quesadillas
This fajita-quesadilla mash-up is sure to be a crowd pleaser.
20. Smoked Gouda and Cheddar Quinoa Quesadillas
Double the cheese and you double the goodness.
21. Chicken Quesadillas with Red Onions
Zesty red onions are fantastic in this classic cheesy chicken quesadilla recipe.