BBQ Chicken Quesadillas

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We have one of those crazy nights where we are supposed to be in 5 different places. I know some of you think I make Thanksgiving feasts every night for dinner- nothing could be further from the truth! Our family is very familiar with hot dogs, pancakes and frozen taquitos. This recipe fits in that category (just with a little bit more flavor, so it makes you feel like you actually fixed something wonderful) and is for all of you crazy families that are running fast like us.

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BBQ Chicken Quesadillas

cooked chicken breast, sliced or cubed

shredded cheddar or colby jack cheese

flour tortillas

BBQ sauce (we use our homemade sauce from our ribs recipe- so good!)

The directions are super simple. Pour the BBQ sauce on the chicken and stir around. Grab a frying pan or electric skillet (the large skillets are awesome for doing a big batch at the same time). Heat it up. Place the tortillas on the pan or skillet, top with cheese and BBQ chicken. Flip it after just a minute or so (when the cheese is melty, but before the tortilla burns). Pull it off the heat and dinner is served!! Throw that on the table with a bagged salad and some fruit and you’ve got 5 food groups covered, and dinner has just been prepped in minutes.

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Quesadillas are a quick and easy stand by over here- usually served with salsa. I really like the smokiness the BBQ adds. Sweet, tangy and delicious! Another thing I really love is that you can prep the chicken, sauce and cheese ahead of time, so you pretty much just need to warm it up.

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