Entrees - Phase 2 - Black Bean Quesadillas (TO DIE FOR!)

02-08-2009, 11:24 PM
Black Bean Quesadillas
Makes 4 servings.

4 whole wheat tortillas
1 tsp jarred chopped garlic
1 c low-fat Mexican cheese blend
1 can (15 oz) no-salt-added or low-sodium black beans
1 can (15 oz) low-sodium diced tomatoes with green chilies
2 Tbsp ground cumin

1. Preheat broiler. Lightly coat cookie sheet with cooking spray.
2. In a large skillet over medium heat, cook black beans, tomatoes, cumin, and garlic until liquid dissolves, stirring occasionally.
3. Place tortillas on cookie sheet. Fill half of each with 1/4 of the bean mixture, topped with 1/4 of the cheese. Fold over other side of tortilla.
4. Place cookie sheet under broiler and heat for 2 to 5 minutes, watching carefully so tortillas don't burn. Flip and cook for 1 to 2 minutes more.

02-09-2009, 12:23 AM
sounds yummy! i love mexican food and i LOVE cheese! haha