Do you know what’s better than a quesadilla? A chicken quesadilla! This dish is convenient, delicious, and easy to make. Read on the get some tips on how to prepare a great chicken quesadilla!
Choose the Right Ingredients
Your chicken quesadilla will be as good as the ingredients you use. Make sure everything is high quality. Buy authentic soft corn tortillas or flour tortillas. If you feel like adding a vintage touch, get some masa (corn dough) and make your tortillas yourself.
Some of the cheeses most commonly used in Mexico to make quesadillas are Chihuahua, Oaxaca, or Manchego. However, you can use almost any soft cheese that melts easily, like mozzarella, provolone, fontina, or Monterey Jack.
As for the chicken, shredded meat from any cut of the chicken will do.
Personalize Your Chicken Quesadilla
Part of the beauty of Mexican food is that you can easily personalize it according to your taste. Feel free to let your imagination fly. Some of the most common ingredients Mexicans add to their chicken quesadillas include:
- Chopped onions
And if you want a delicious quesadilla without the hassle of cooking, El Pollo Norteño is here to help! Contact us today at 1-866-MI-POLLO and order quesadillas with your choice of meat, grilled chicken, or any other of our authentic Mexican dishes!
Learn More About Mexican Food!
Interested in learning more about Mexican food? Great! You are in the right place. We love authentic Mexican food, and part of our mission is sharing this knowledge with you. For example, these are some posts you may find useful to keep exploring this amazing landscape of flavors and stories:
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- Tortilla, the Humble Star of Mexican Cuisine
- Mesquite, a Symbol of Mexican Culture
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- 3 Reasons to Love Chilaquiles
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El Pollo Norteño, Authentic Mexican Food!
If what you want is Authentic Mexican food in California, El Pollo Norteño is the place to go.
Visit today any of our four locations (Anaheim, Santa Ana, and Garden Grove), order online, get in touch through Facebook, or call 866-MI-POLLO to enjoy our authentic Mexican dishes: amazing chicken grilled to perfection over real Mesquite charcoal, tacos, burritos, tortas, birria, flan, and more!