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Chicken Quesadillas - The kids will love them.

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2 chicken breasts 
1 small red pepper - thinly sliced (optional)
8 fresh mushrooms - thinly sliced (optional)
Sea salt & pepper to taste
1/4 cup salsa – Any variety
2 tablespoons chopped fresh cilantro
1/2 cup refried beans
4 flour tortillas (8 inch)
3/4 cup shredded cheese –your choice
Additional salsa, if desired
Sour cream, if desired
Olive Oil – Just enough to rub onto the outsides of the quesadillas to prevent sticking when cooking.


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Prepare the chicken:
1  Cut the chicken breast into thin strips.
2  Put into a skillet with 1-2 tablespoons butter or olive oil
3  Medium to high heat - watch so nothing burns
4  Start with the mushrooms and fry for a few minutes.
5  Add the chicken slices, cook until done
6  Add the sliced red peppers.
7  Cover and cook for a few more minutes.
Assemble the quesadillas:
1  In medium bowl, stir in the cooked chicken mixture, 1/4 cup salsa and cilantro until well mixed.
2  Spread 2 tablespoons beans over half of each tortilla.
3  Top bean side of each tortilla with chicken mixture and cheese.
4  Fold each tortilla in half over filling.
The final step:
1  Heat 12-inch non stick skillet over medium-low heat.
2  Rub quesadilla with olive oil
3  Place your quesadillas in skillet.
4  Cover; cook 3 to 4 minutes, turning once, until filling is heated and tortillas are lightly browned. Repeat with remaining quesadillas.
5  Cut into wedges.  
6  Serve with additional salsa and sour cream.
*Hint – If you cut the stuffed quesadillas in half, you can heat them up in a Panini maker.

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