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Nutritional Info
  • Servings Per Recipe: 16
  • Amount Per Serving
  • Calories: 249.4
  • Total Fat: 11.4 g
  • Cholesterol: 28.8 mg
  • Sodium: 608.8 mg
  • Total Carbs: 25.0 g
  • Dietary Fiber: 4.3 g
  • Protein: 12.7 g

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Beefy Quesadillas

Submitted by: DUNCTED

Introduction

Use with or without meat for a quick weeknight treat! You can also substitute the beef with chicken, turkey, pork or tofu! Can be a meal or appetizer! Use with or without meat for a quick weeknight treat! You can also substitute the beef with chicken, turkey, pork or tofu! Can be a meal or appetizer!
Number of Servings: 16

Ingredients

    1 lb ground beef, cooked & drained
    1 cup salsa
    2 cups shredded cheese
    8 flour tortillas
    1 small minced onion

Directions

Brown beef with onion over medium heat until cooked & drain. I rinse off extra fat under warm water.

To build quesadilla:
Put tortilla in frying pan on medium heat, sprinkle on cheese, 1 T beef mixture, 1 T salsa & a bit more cheese. Add another tortilla & put a smaller pan on it (putting pressure) for 2 minutes. Flip & press again.

Remove from pan & slice into eighths. Serve with additional salsa, guacamole or FF sour cream.

Makes 16 full dinner servings (1/2 a Quesadilla)




Number of Servings: 16

Recipe submitted by SparkPeople user DUNCTED.






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  • Sounds good, exactly what I was looking for but I'm confused. If it's 8 tortillas, that would make 4 quesadillas. If a serving is half a quesadilla, wouldn't that be 8 servings not 16? - 12/3/10

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