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8 January, 2013

Cheeseburger Quesadilla

Posted in : All, Appetizer/Sides, Dinner, Lunch on by : hdcook

Hmmmm Cheeseburger Yummy right, I know I love a good Cheeseburger, like in In N Out, Five Guys, Or one of my favorite burger joints, well me and my BF’s favorite burger joints Red Robbin. I came up with this idea to have a cheeseburger but with tortilla and so I created Cheeseburger Quesadilla. Easy and can be adapted in so many ways ( depending on your mood, mine was just your classic Cheeseburger). I added baby bella mushrooms,  avocados,tomatoes and Vermont Sharp Cheddar Cheese Yummy. I mean if you love beef quesadilla or any kind of quesadilla you like this one, I made it in a burrito size flour tortilla ( you can use any kind of tortilla you like) and it was so delicious and filling.

Cheeseburger Quesadilla

Bake in a pre-heated 400 degree oven for about 10-15 minutes they come out oozing & smelling like a cheeseburger. I mean this was heaven in a plate of easy meals to make for lunch or dinner, even an appetizer.

Assembly of Cheeseburger Tortillas

The Assembly was super easy. 1. brown the mushrooms and set aside. 2. cut the tomatoes in to half-moon and line in a paper towel plate to absorb their tomato juices.

Ground Sirloin Beef

Cook, and salt and pepper your ground meats ( Use any meat you like, you don’t have to have ground beef, you can have ground pork, ground chicken, or not even use ground meat at all) I just salt and pepper them simply because I find that burger meats at restaurants don’t have a lot of seasonings just the ground beef patty itself and salt and pepper.

Then assemble

Assembly of Cheeseburger quesadilla

Ground beef, the sauteed mushrooms, then I added the tomatoes.

Assembly of Cheeseburger Quesadilla 2

The  Avocados & the Cheese on top. Bake on a preheated oven on a foiled line baking sheet for 10-15 minutes depending on your preference for crispy tortilla.

Cheeseburger Tortilla out of the oven

.I baked my quesadilla a bit longer so it browned on the edges but it was still crispy and delicious. I hope you enjoy.

Cheeseburger Quesadilla

Prep Time: 5 minutes

Cook Time: 6 minutes

Total Time: 11 minutes

Yield: 2-4

Ingredients

  • 1/2 lbs to 1 lbs of Ground beef sirloin ( Any meats you like)
  • Salt & Pepper to taste
  • Slices of Cheese ( any kind of cheese you like)
  • Mushrooms ( any other toppings you like)
  • Tomatoes cut into half moons
  • butter for sauteeing the mushrooms
  • Flour tortilla ( any kind, any size you like)

Instructions

  1. Preheat oven to 400 degrees. Line a baking sheet with foil

  2. Line a plate with paper towels and cut tomatoes into half-moons, lay them on paper towels to absorb any liquid.

  3. In a medium saute pan add a table spoon of butter and olive oil, cook mushrooms till they are browned and season with salt & pepper. Set aside on a bowl.

  4. Add ground meat and cook till its no longer pink. season with salt and pepper.

  5. Assemble to your desire and bake for 10-15 minutes.

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