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Heart-Shaped Chicken Quesadillas

Serves: 4
Prep Time: inutes
Cook Time: inutes
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Bring a smile to your sweetheart’s day with charming heart-shaped quesadillas! They’ll love the combination of piquant seasoned Slow-Cooker Tamale Chicken or Chicken Carnitas and luscious melty cheese in this quick, satisfying meal.


  • 8 Flour tortillas
  • 1 1//2 cups Shredded cheddar, monterey jack, or Mexican-blend cheese
  • 1 cup Shredded, cooked chicken (or seasoned chicken, like Slow-Cooker Tamale Chicken or Chicken Carnitas)
  • Fresh salsa, to taste
  • Sour cream, to taste
  • Guacamole, to taste


  1. Using a large heart-shaped cookie cutter, or a paper template and kitchen shears*, place tortillas on cutting board and cut.
  2. Top 4 heart-shaped tortillas with shredded cheese. Top with shredded chicken and more cheese. Place remaining heart-shaped tortillas on top.
  3. On a nonstick skillet or griddle, cook over medium heat, flipping when each side is lightly browned and cheese is melted.
  4. Serve quesadillas with salsa, sour cream, and/or guacamole.

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