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Chicken Fajita Quesadillas
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Chicken Fajita Quesadilla

This Chicken Fajita Quesadilla gives you all of the cheesy Mexican flavor you expect from a quesadilla along with the bold flavor of fajitas waiting in every bite!
Prep Time5 mins
Cook Time10 mins
Total Time15 mins
Course: Appetizer, Main Course
Cuisine: Mexican, Tex-Mex
Servings: 4 servings
Calories: 344kcal

Ingredients

  • 1 lb boneless, skinless chicken breasts, (sliced ⅓" thick)
  • 1 ounce packet fajita seasoning
  • 1 bell pepper (Green, red, or yellow)
  • ½ red onion (sliced)
  • 2 cups shredded pepperjack cheese
  • cup water
  • 4 large flour burrito tortilla shells

Instructions

  • Cook chicken in hot skillet till almost cooked through
  • Add vegetables, water & fajita seasoning. Stirring to evenly coat.
  • Cook until water has evaporated and vegetables are crisp tender.
  • Divide fajita filling into four even amounts and add each to half of a tortilla shell, then sprinkle with ½ cup of cheese per quesadilla and fold close.
  • Place quesadilla in clean 12" skillet and cook on medium heat until the tortilla shell browns slightly and the cheese is melted, flipping once. ~3 minutes per side. (Time will vary depending on your pan's exact temperature)
  • Cut the chicken fajita quesadilla into four slices and serve.

Notes

IF YOU LIKE THIS RECIPE check out my One Pot Chicken Fajita and Rice Skillet! Perfect family supper with minimal hassle or mess!

Nutrition

Calories: 344kcal | Carbohydrates: 3g | Protein: 25g | Fat: 3g | Saturated Fat: 1g | Cholesterol: 73mg | Sodium: 134mg | Potassium: 502mg | Fiber: 1g | Sugar: 2g | Vitamin A: 965IU | Vitamin C: 40mg | Calcium: 9mg | Iron: 1mg