Recipe Source: COOKB
  • 75
  • 1
  • Serving Measure: QUESADILLA
  • Standard Yield: Scale Recipe Reset
  • Serving Description: 1 QUESADILLA
  • Nutrition Link: 80152
  • Food Category: Vegetarian
  • HACCP Process Category: Complex


Sequence Item ID Item Description Amount 1 Measure 1 +/- Amount 2 Measure 2 Total Grams

Recipe Instructions

  • Pre-Preparation Instructions:

    yield: pinto beans 62%

  • Preparation Instructions:

    Drain pinto beans but do not rinse.
    Combine all filling ingredients (beans, cheese, salsa, cumin and salt) in large bowl or Hobart mixer with paddle attachment and mix well.
    Lay tortillas flat on clean work table.
    Using a #8 disher, scoop the filling on one half of each tortilla. Dip disher into water between scoops to ensure proper portioning.
    Evenly spread filling over the half to 1/2 inch from edge.
    Fold tortilla over and press to seal.
    Place quesadillas on parchment-lined sheetpans, with edges slightly overlapping.
    Cover with wrap and foil, label, date, refrigerate until transport.

  • Serving Instructions:

    Keep quesadillas in refrigerator until just before service.
    Preheat oven to 350 degrees.
    Heat quesadillas until internal temperature reaches 165 degrees F. Do not heat until ready to serve - they cook quickly!
    Remove from oven and let rest for minutes to allow cheese to set.

    Cut in half. Serving size is 1 quesadilla (two halves) for secondary students.

Food Groups/Meal Patterns

Fruits: 0 Vegetables Total: 0.125 Meat/Meat Alternative: 2 Calories: 424.74
Dark Green: 0 Milk: 0 Sat. Fat: 19.18%
Red Orange: 0.125 Grains: 2 Sodium: 1000.24
Legumes: 0
Starchy: 0
Other: 0
Additional: 0

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