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Fajita-Style Quesadillas

Course Main Course
Cuisine American
Keyword Fajita-Style Quesadillas
Prep Time 20 minutes
Cook Time 10 minutes
Total Time 30 minutes
Servings 4
Calories 294kcal


  • 1 medium bell pepper, red
  • 1 medium onion
  • 1 medium tomato, red
  • 2 medium Peppers, serrano, raw
  • 1 tablespoon olive oil
  • 8 medium tortillas, corn
  • 1 none cooking spray
  • 1 cup Monterey Jack cheese
  • 1/2 cup cilantro
  • 1 medium lime
  • 4 tablespoon sour cream


  • Chop sweet bell pepper and onion into slices. Thinly slice your tomato.
  • Halve, seed, and cut the serrano pepper into thin strips.
  • In a large skillet cook sweet pepper, onion, and serrano pepper in hot oil over medium-high heat for 3 to 5 minutes or until vegetables are just tender. Remove from heat.
  • Lightly coat one side of each tortilla with cooking spray. On the uncoated side of two of the tortillas, divide half of the cheese. Top with onion mixture, tomato slices, the 1 tablespoon cilantro, and the remaining cheese. Top with remaining tortillas, coated sides up.
  • Heat a very large skillet or griddle over medium heat. Cook quesadillas for 4 to 5 minutes per side or until cheese melts and tortillas are lightly browned.
  • Cut each quesadilla into 4 wedges. Serve warm and, if desired, with sour cream, additional cilantro and lime wedges.


Calories: 294kcal | Carbohydrates: 30g | Protein: 11g | Fat: 15g | Saturated Fat: 7g | Cholesterol: 30mg | Sodium: 205mg | Fiber: 5g | Sugar: 4g