25 Best Quesadilla Recipes

Steak Quesadillas

Steak Quesadillas

For me, the beginning of the warm weather season signals the start of my favorite eating season: grilling, Tex-Mex, and lots of frozen tasty cocktails. This ...


By Maryse Chevriere

Vegetable Quesadilla

Vegetable Quesadilla

It’s shocking how much blood-pressure-raising sodium and belly-bulging calories are in many restaurant quesadillas. Chili's Bacon Ranch Chicken Quesadilla, ...


By Anthony Stewart

Lobster and Avocado Quesadillas

Lobster and Avocado Quesadillas
4.65

Delicate lobster meat nestled between citrusy goat cheese and creamy avocado makes for a fantastic meal. Especially if you butter up the pan to get a nice ...


By Yasmin Fahr

Parmesan Shrimp Quesadillas

Parmesan Shrimp Quesadillas
3.5

Quesadillas often feel too heavy for the health-conscious. While this recipe may not be healthy per se, it at least adds a bit of complexity and brightness ...


By Ali Rosen

Squash Blossom Quesadillas Recipe

Squash Blossom Quesadillas Recipe
5

A creative take on easy-to-make quesadillas, this recipe uses squash blossoms and quesillo Oaxaca cheese.


By Nancy Zaslavsky

Avocado and Artichoke Quesadilla

Avocado and Artichoke Quesadilla

If you're going to make a quesadilla, you might as well go all the way and pile on the cheese.Click here to see Quesadillas to Suit Every Taste.


By Jessica Chou

Mushroom & Fontina Quesadillas

2.85

You all know how to make a quesadilla, but sometimes it’s fun to change up the fillings. Black beans and salsa can’t always have all the fun! Mushroom & ...


By MichellePC

Chicken & Vegetable Quesadilla Recipe

Chicken & Vegetable Quesadilla Recipe
3.5

Wolfgang Puck offers up his south-of-the-border quesadilla paired with his own red pepper salsa. Click here to see more recipes from Wolfgang Puck. 


By Wolfgang Puck

Wild Mahimahi and Jalapeño Quesadillas

Wild Mahimahi and Jalapeño Quesadillas

Quick, simple, and delicious, these quesadillas let the clean flavors of mahimahi truly shine. I like a fair amount of heat in my "Mexican" food but if you ...


By Will Budiaman

Vegan Roasted Sweet Potato Quesadillas

Vegan Roasted Sweet Potato Quesadillas

Some naysayers may feel that a quesadilla is not in fact a quesadilla without cheese. If ever you encounter one of these unequivocal cynics, please draw ...


By Tim McGeever

Best Ancho Skirt Steak Quesadilla

Best Ancho Skirt Steak Quesadilla

Quesadillas are one of my favorite things in the world to make (I've said it before, I always have ingredients for them on hand. They're quick, easy, ...


By Arthur Bovino

Roasted Eggplant and Spinach Quesadilla

Roasted Eggplant and Spinach Quesadilla
3.65

I had this really brilliant eggplant quesadilla while visiting friends in Syracuse. I don't remember what else was in it, but it was definitely the best ...


By ncyphert

Bacon, Tomato, and Avocado Quesadilla

Bacon, Tomato, and Avocado Quesadilla

Try adding bacon and avocado to a spicy quesadilla.Click here to see 10 Great Bacon and Avocado Recipes


By Patricia Stagich

Shrimp, Chorizo, and Goat Cheese Quesadillas

Shrimp, Chorizo, and Goat Cheese Quesadillas

While combining shrimp with cheese is sometimes frowned upon (especially in Italian cuisine), the comingling of shrimp with tangy goat cheese, spicy ...


By Dan Myers

Mango & Goat Cheese Quesadillas Recipe

Mango & Goat Cheese Quesadillas Recipe

I made this Martha Stewart recipe today, but the only ingredients I used were the goat cheese (Peppercorn Chevre from a local dairy), and the mango. 


By patriciaconte

Grilled Buffalo and Avocado Quesadillas Recipe

Grilled Buffalo and Avocado Quesadillas Recipe
5

Crispy, cheese-oozing pieces of heaven — these grilled quesadillas pair perfectly with a cold margarita on a hot summer night. If you don't have fresh ...


By Mr. Avocado

Mango & Goat Cheese Quesadillas Recipe

Mango & Goat Cheese Quesadillas Recipe

 I made this Martha Stewart quesadilla recipe today, but the only ingredients I used were the goat cheese (Peppercorn Chevre from a local dairy) and the ...


By patriciaconte

Black Bean Soup with Shrimp Quesadillas

Black Bean Soup with Shrimp Quesadillas
3.1

The black bean soup goes hand in hand with the shrimp quesadilles, and they both complement each other perfectly. I like dipping the quesadillas in my ...


By David Burke

Skirt Steak, Mango, and Muenster Quesadilla

Skirt Steak, Mango, and Muenster Quesadilla

I get cynical responses when I tell people about this recipe, but once they taste the flavor combination, they're usually convinced. Make sure to slice the ...


By Anne Dolce

Corned Beef Quesadilla with Chipotle-Russian Dressing Recipe

Corned Beef Quesadilla with Chipotle-Russian Dressing Recipe
5

Executive Chef Wade Burch of South West NY serves this twist on the traditional Irish corned beef with a quesadilla. Click here to see 6 Inspired Takes on ...


By Wade Burch

15-Minute Quesadillas with Homemade Simple Salsa Recipe

15-Minute Quesadillas with Homemade Simple Salsa Recipe
5

There are three things I always have on hand for a quick meal: a bag of  tortillas, shredded cheese, and jalapañoes. Quick, spicy quesadillas never fail to ...


By Arthur Bovino

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Best Quesadilla Recipes

What is Quesadilla?

The word "quesadilla" roughly translates to "little cheesy pastry" in Mexican Spanish, and it's a fairly apt description, although instead of true pastry, a corn or flour tortilla is commonly used — flour in northern Mexico, corn most other places. In some versions, the quesadilla is made with a raw tortilla whose edges are crimped together around the filling ...

Quesadilla Shopping Tip

Basic Latin ingredients include chiles, rice, adobo seasoning, and beans.

Quesadilla Cooking Tip

Latin food often packs a lot of heat, so try to moderate the amount of chiles and spices you use for your dish.