Air Fry Tex-Mex Chicken Quesadillas (30 Min Meal)

Air Fry Tex-Mex Chicken Quesadillas (30 Min Meal)

Transport your taste buds south of the border with these Tex-Mex Chicken Quesadillas, a flavorful fiesta ready in under 30 minutes, thanks to the air fryer's quick magic. Packed with seasoned shredded chicken, melted cheddar, and Monterey Jack cheese, and just a hint of spice, these quesadillas are your ticket to a speedy and satisfying weeknight meal.

For the Chicken Filling:

  • 2 cups cooked chicken, shredded
  • 1 teaspoon chili powder
  • 1/2 teaspoon cumin
  • 1/2 teaspoon garlic powder
  • Salt and pepper to taste

For the Quesadillas:

  • 4 large flour tortillas
  • 1 cup shredded cheddar cheese
  • 1 cup shredded Monterey Jack cheese

For Serving:

  • Salsa and sour cream

For Cooking:

  • Cooking spray


  • Let the flavor party begin by preheating your air fryer to 375°F (190°C), ensuring a speedy and crispy outcome.
  • In a Tex-Mex symphony, mix the shredded chicken with chili powder, cumin, garlic powder, salt, and pepper. Lay a tortilla on a flat surface, generously spread the seasoned chicken and a mix of cheddar and Monterey Jack cheese on one half, then fold it in half.
  • Place these flavor-packed quesadillas in the air fryer basket, where the heat will work its magic. In just 5-7 minutes, the tortillas will turn crispy, and the cheese will melt into gooey perfection.
  • Serve your Tex-Mex masterpieces with a side of salsa and a dollop of sour cream, elevating your weeknight dinner to a delightful fiesta of flavors.

In under 30 minutes, these Tex-Mex Chicken Quesadillas bring the essence of a quick and delicious escape to your dinner table. It's not just a meal; it's a flavor-packed journey that proves you can create a satisfying fiesta without sacrificing time. Get ready to savor every bite – quick, easy, and oh-so-delicious!

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