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Thursday, October 27 2011
For a fast and delicious meal, try our tasty Fajita-style quesadilla recipe. It is perfect for a weeknight dinner or a luncheon with friends.

Total Time: 15 mins
Servings: 8
1/2 of a medium red or green sweet pepper, seeded and cut into bite-size strips 1/2 of a medium onion, halved and thinly sliced1 fresh serrano pepper, halved, seeded, and cut into thin strips 2 teaspoons vegetable oil 4 6-inch white corn tortillas Nonstick cooking spray 1/2 cup shredded Monterey Jack cheese (2 ounces) 2 thin slices tomato, halved crosswise1 tablespoon snipped fresh cilantro Light dairy sour cream (optional) Cilantro and Lime Wedges (optional)
1 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.
2 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, 1 tablespoon cilantro, and the remaining cheese. Top with remaining tortillas, coated sides up.
3 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.

Nutrition Facts
Calories 61, Total Fat (g)4 Saturated Fat (g)1, Monounsaturated Fat (g)1, Polyunsaturated Fat (g)1, Cholesterol (mg)6, Sodium (mg)41, Carbohydrate (g)5, Total Sugar (g)1, Fiber (g), 1Protein (g)2, Vitamin C (DV%)19, Calcium (DV%)6, Iron (DV%)1
Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet 
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