Spinach + Sun-dried Tomato + Goat Cheese Quesadillas



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How do I say this? I love stuffing cheese in crap. Vegetables, potatoes, breads, whatever. If cheese is oozing out of something, I want it.

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Quesadillas are, quite possibly, the most versatile food of all time. They also have the coolest name that I prefer pronouncing like Napolean Dynamite’s grandmother does. I digress – I make & eat a lot of these bad boys.

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I typically just toss in a bunch of peppers, onions & sriracha & call it a day. Tonight I wanted to elevate these crunchy buggers. I could not have been more proud of my quesadilla brain child.

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I felt like I was having a fancy appetizer at a restaurant with a white tablecloth. Nope! Just me in my sweats watching Pretty Woman. I ate two (8 pieces) and it was the best decision I’d made that day. Besides the sale at Loft that I partook in.

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Go stuff cheese in something!


Time: 20 minutes (prep + cooking)

Serves: 1


  • 2 medium sized flour tortillas
  • 1 cup packed spinach leaves
  • 1/2 onion, cut into thin strips
  • 1 clove of garlic, minced
  • 2 tbsp. olive oil
  • 1 oz. fresh mozzarella
  • 1/4 cup sun-dried tomatoes
  • 1 oz. goat cheese
  • S+P, to taste

How to:

  • Heat 1 tbsp. of olive oil over medium-high heat in a large pan
  • Add garlic + onion, saute for 3 minutes
  • Add spinach and saute for another 2-3 minutes, until spinach is wilted and soft
  • Add S+P, to taste
  • Remove spinach mixture and set aside
  • Add the other 1 tbsp. of olive oil into pan and turn heat to medium
  • Place one tortilla down and add mozzarella + sun-dried tomatoes + spinach mixture + goat cheese + S+P
  • Place other tortilla on top and let cheese melt and bottom tortilla crisp, about 4-5 minutes
  • Flip quesadilla and let other side crisp, about 3 more minutes
  • Repeat until full!



One thought on “Spinach + Sun-dried Tomato + Goat Cheese Quesadillas

  1. Dimple@shivaaydelights says:


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