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Quesadilla Pizzas

Quesadilla PizzasThis easy Mexican-style pizza makes a great appetizer for your next party or open a bag of Caesar salad mix, sit down and enjoy as a meal.

Recipe Ingredients:

8 (6-inch) fajita-size reduced-fat flour tortillas - divided use
1 cup (4 ounces) shredded reduced-fat cheddar cheese
1 tablespoon extra virgin olive oil
1/2 cup pizza sauce
1/2 teaspoon ground cumin
1/2 cup fat free refried beans, warmed
1/4 cup diced green chiles
2 green onions, thinly sliced
1/4 cup (1 ounce) shredded reduced-fat Monterey Jack cheese
1/4 cup sliced ripe olives

Cooking Directions:

  1. Preheat oven to 450°F (230°C).
  2. Place 4 tortillas on baking sheet. Sprinkle cheddar cheese evenly over tortillas; top with remaining tortillas. Brush lightly with oil.
  3. Bake for 4 minutes. Combine pizza sauce and cumin in small bowl; spread on tortillas. Spoon beans evenly over sauce mixture; sprinkle with chiles, green onions, Monterey Jack cheese and olives.
  4. Bake for 3 minutes or until cheese is melted. Cut into wedges.

Makes 4 servings.

Nutritional Information Per Serving (1/4 of recipe): Calories: 170 Calories from Fat: 45 Total Fat: 5 g Saturated Fat: 1.5 g Cholesterol: 5 mg Sodium: 600 mg Carbohydrates: 23 g Dietary Fiber: 2 g Sugars: 2 g Protein: 9 g

Recipe and photograph are the property of Nestlé® &, used with permission.