Chicken, Pepper, and Avocado Quesadillas

14 ingredients

35 minutes

442 kcal

Enjoy a flavorful and satisfying meal with these Chicken, Pepper, and Avocado Quesadillas. The combination of tender chicken, vibrant bell peppers, creamy avocado, and melted cheese, all wrapped in a crispy tortilla, creates a mouthwatering experience. Seasoned with a blend of spices and herbs, these quesadillas are perfect for a delicious lunch option.

1/2, thinly sliced yellow bell pepper

1, cooked and shredded chicken breasts

2 large tortillas

1/2, sliced avocado

1/2 cup, shredded monterey jack cheese

1/4, thinly sliced red onion

1, seeded and minced jalapeno

2 tablespoons, chopped cilantro

1, juiced lime

1/2 teaspoon cumin

1/2 teaspoon paprika

2 cloves, minced garlic

1/2 teaspoon salt

1/4 teaspoon pepper


In a skillet over medium heat, sauté the sliced bell pepper, red onion, and jalapeno until softened. Add the shredded chicken, cumin, paprika, garlic, salt, and pepper. Stir in the lime juice and chopped cilantro. Cook for another 2 minutes. Remove from heat.

Place a tortilla on a flat surface. Spread half of the chicken and pepper mixture on one side of the tortilla. Layer with sliced avocado and shredded cheese. Fold the tortilla in half.

In a clean skillet over medium heat, place the assembled quesadilla. Cook for 2-3 minutes on each side until golden brown and the cheese is melted.

4. Finishing the Dish and Serving

Cut the cooked quesadilla into wedges. Serve hot with additional lime wedges, fresh cilantro, and sour cream or salsa on the side.

6. Final tip

For a spicy kick, add a touch of hot sauce or diced chipotle peppers to the filling mixture. You can also customize these quesadillas by adding ingredients like black beans, corn, or different types of cheese for variation.

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