Best Authentic Chicken Quesadilla Recipe

This authentic chicken quesadilla recipe is the perfect quick dinner to make on those busy weeknights! Made with traditional spices and flavors, each bite is incredibly flavorful.


– Chicken Tenders – Red Bell Pepper – White Onion – Garlic – Cilantro

Prepare the Chicken Mixture

In a large bowl toss together the chicken with 1/2 teaspoon of the salt and the remaining spices, until evenly combined.

In a large skillet, heat about 1 tablespoon of oil over medium high heat. Add the seasoned chicken and cook, stirring occasionally, until chicken is cooked through, about 6 minutes.

In the same skillet add the peppers and onions and cook until softened and slightly browned, add in the garlic and cook for another 30 seconds.

Add to the bowl with the chicken. Add the 2 tablespoons of minced chipotle peppers, 1 tablespoon of adobo sauce and the chopped cilantro. Mix until combined.

Make the Chipotle Dip

In a small bowl, mix together the Greek yogurt, juice of half a lime, ½ teaspoon of salt and the remaining 1 tablespoon of the adobo sauce. Set aside.

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