Grilled Chicken Quesadillas

This is a Frust brunch favorite, but the recipe is also perfect for lunch or supper. Homemade Salsa Picante packs lots of flavor.

Yield: Makes 6 servings
Recipe from Southern Living

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Other: 2 Hours, 8 Minutes


Ingredients

Preparation

  1. Combine first 5 ingredients in a shallow dish or zip-top freezer bag; add chicken. Cover or seal, and chill 2 hours. Remove chicken from marinade, discarding marinade.
  2. Grill chicken, covered with grill lid, over medium-high heat (350° to 400°) 4 minutes on each side or until done. Cut chicken into thin strips.
  3. Top 1 side of 6 tortillas evenly with Cilantro-Pecan Pesto, cheese, and chicken. Top with remaining tortillas.
  4. Cook quesadillas in a lightly greased skillet or griddle over medium-high heat (350°) 2 to 3 minutes on each side or until browned. Cut each quesadilla into quarters. Serve with desired toppings.
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