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Camping Quesadilla Recipe

camping quesadillas

This camping quesadilla recipe is the most delicious meal to make while camping. With just a bit of preparation you can add this yummy recipe to your next trip.

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Camping Quesadilla Recipe:

skillet quesadilla recipe

Ingredients:

  • 4 chicken breasts, sliced
  • 2 tsp seasoning
  • 2 bell peppers, sliced
  • 1/2 white onion, sliced
  • 8 large tortillas
  • 2 cups cheddar cheese, shredded
  • 1 Tbsp olive oil
  • Sour cream
  • Salsa
skillet quesadilla recipe

Directions:

1. Prepare and package the vegetables and chicken at home if possible.

skillet quesadilla recipe

2. Coat the skillet in olive oil and add the chicken.

skillet quesadilla recipe

3. Cook over the grill or fire for ten minutes or until chicken is opaque. 

skillet quesadilla recipe

4. Add vegetables and cook until al dente (about 10 mins).

skillet quesadilla recipe

5. Next layer 1/2 cup of the filling mixture and 1/4 cup shredded cheese between two large tortillas and heat until the tortilla is toasted and the cheese is melted. 

skillet quesadilla recipe

Tip: press the tortilla with the bottom of a second skillet to help it cook and crisp up.

skillet quesadilla recipe

6. Slice the quesadilla into wedges.

skillet quesadilla recipe

7. Serve with fresh salsa and sour cream.

skillet quesadilla recipe

We love to serve this with out homemade salsa but fresh salsa is even better! Prepare it at home in advance for easy clean up.

skillet quesadilla recipe
skillet quesadilla recipe

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Our camp cooking essentials:

  • A Pie Iron Camp Cooker makes cooking over the open fire super easy.  Check out these 20+ Pie Iron Recipe Ideas for tons of camp cooker inspiration!  Or visit my how to use a pie iron post for tips.
  • Foil Pie Plates make tinfoil packet meals even easier with the sturdy base that they provide. 
  • These Grilling Bags that I recently found are amazing!  Simply add all of your ingredients to the bag at home then throw it on the campfire or grill when camping in the great outdoors.
  • We love these BBQ Cooking Gloves because they make handling campfire food a whole lot safer!

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skillet quesadilla recipe

Camping Quesadilla Recipe

Yield: 4 servings
Prep Time: 10 minutes
Cook Time: 15 minutes
Total Time: 25 minutes

This camping quesadilla recipe is the most delicious meal to make while camping. Add this yummy recipe to your next trip.

Ingredients

  • 4 chicken breasts, sliced
  • 2 tsp seasoning
  • 2 bell peppers, sliced
  • 1/2 white onion, sliced
  • 8 large tortillas
  • 2 cups cheddar cheese, shredded
  • 1 Tbsp olive oil
  • Sour cream
  • Salsa

Instructions

1. Prepare and package the vegetables and chicken at home if possible.

2. Coat the skillet in olive oil and add the chicken.

3. Cook over the grill or fire for ten minutes or until chicken is opaque. 

4. Add vegetables and cook until al dente (about 10 mins).

5. Next layer 1/2 cup of the filling mixture and 1/4 cup shredded cheese between two large tortillas and heat until the tortilla is toasted and the cheese is melted. 

6. Slice the quesadilla into wedges.

7. Serve with fresh salsa and sour cream.

Nutrition Information:
Yield: 4 servings Serving Size: 1
Amount Per Serving: Calories: 805Total Fat: 34gSaturated Fat: 14gTrans Fat: 1gUnsaturated Fat: 16gCholesterol: 160mgSodium: 1753mgCarbohydrates: 62gFiber: 4gSugar: 3gProtein: 60g

All values are approximate and based on ingredients used by the recipe writer. Always calculate your own individual nutritional values for the most accurate calculation.

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I'm an active mom of twin boys who is always looking for opportunities to inspire creativity through fun crafts, do-it-yourself projects and delicious recipes. This blog has been an integral part of supporting my little family and I am so grateful to have you become a part of our journey! Let's create together... Read more...

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