Quesadillas can be stuffed with anything from crispy veggies to succulent chicken.
With a mix of vibrant history and ethnic variety influencing the culinary culture, Mexican cuisine boasts of some of the most amazing dishes in the world. Be it the extravagant use of chillies in their cuisine or the sauces and condiments that goes with the dishes, Mexican cuisine is celebrated for each of it equally. It is also one of the major reasons why it is a popular cuisine in India. It offers a range of delicious foods that are spicy just like our Indian food, and full of healthy veggies, nuts and whole grains.
Quesadilla is one of the most popular Mexican dishes. A half-wrap filled with veggies or meat chunks along with spices and herbs makes for a quick snack perfect for a mini meal. Here we’ve got 5 of the best quesadilla recipes you can try at home!
(Also Read: 11 Most Cooked Mexican Recipes)
1. Leftover Chicken Quesadilla
A scrumptious quesadilla made with leftover chicken is all things delicious and quick. Got leftover chicken at home? Simply toss it with some pizza pasta sauce along with spices and herbs such as ginger, garlic, red chilli, onion, tomatoes and garam masala. Spread it over a roti along with mayo and cheese and devour! Find the recipe here.
2. Ghee Roast Chicken Dosa Quesadilla
Here’s a tantalising take on your favourite south-Indian staple- dosa with the quintessential Mexican quesadilla. It has zesty spices such a red chillies, coriander seeds, cumin seeds, black pepper, garlic and turmeric ghee-roasted and powdered, cooked with marinated chicken along with a tangy tamarind pulp. The cooked chicken is then served inside crispy dosas with fresh curry leaf dip. Find the recipe here.
3. Grilled Veggie Quesadilla
Loaded with exotic vegetables, cheese, jalapenos and a freshly made Mexican sauce with the flavours of tomato, onion, chillies, garlic, cumin, oregano and refreshing basil leaves, this grilled quesadilla is an absolute delight! Find the recipe here.
4. Cheese and Chilli Quesadilla
Get your cheese cravings sorted with this absolutely delicious quesadilla made with just five simple ingredients with cheese and chillis as the main ones, rolled together in a half-wrap! You can stuff your favourite veggies or meat in this too. Find the recipe here.
5. Vegetarian Quesadilla
Love kidney beans? Here’s the perfect recipe for you! A scrumptious sauce made with a yummy blend of kidney beans, black beans, tomato puree and garlic, spread across tortillas and served with homemade sour cream dip. Find the recipe here.
Try these easy quesadillas at home and let us know your experience in the comments section below.
About Aanchal MathurAanchal doesn’t share food. A cake in her vicinity is sure to disappear in a record time of 10 seconds. Besides loading up on sugar, she loves bingeing on FRIENDS with a plate of momos. Most likely to find her soulmate on a food app.