Mexican Shrimp Quesadillas

OVERVIEW: Clock IconPrep: 5 min. Fork Icon 4 servings


  • 1 tablespoon Clover Valley™ olive oil
  • 1/2 teaspoon Clover Valley™ chili powder
  • 1/4 teaspoon Clover Valley™ ground cumin
  • 1/2 teaspoon Clover Valley™ onion powder
  • 1/4 teaspoon Clover Valley™ black pepper
  • 1 (8-ounce) bag Sea Best® frozen cooked salad shrimp, thawed and drained well
  • 1 (4-ounce) can mild green chiles, drained well
  • ½ teaspoon Clover Valley™ dried parsley flakes
  • 4 (8-inch) Mission® whole wheat tortilla chips
  • 1/2 cup Clover Valley™ shredded Mexican-style blend cheese, divided


  1. In a medium skillet over medium-low heat, heat oil until hot. Add chili powder, cumin, onion powder, black pepper, shrimp, and green chiles; mix well and cook for 2 minutes or until heated through. Stir in parsley.
  2. Coat a large skillet or griddle with cooking spray and heat over medium heat. Place a tortilla in skillet and spoon one-fourth of shrimp mixture evenly over half of tortilla. Sprinkle 2 tablespoons of cheese over shrimp and using a spatula, fold the tortilla over in half.
  3. Cook 1-1/2 to 2 minutes or until bottom of tortilla is golden brown. Flip and cook an additional 1 minute or until cheese is melted and tortilla is golden. Repeat with remaining tortillas. Slice each quesadilla in half and serve warm.