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Havarti Shrimp Quesadillas

Total Time

Prep/Total Time: 25 min.

Makes

2 dozen

Apricot preserves add a touch of sweetness to the mushrooms, shrimp and cheese inside these grilled quesadillas. Or cook them in a hot skillet until lightly browned. —Susan Manning, Burlington, North Carolina
Havarti Shrimp Quesadillas Recipe photo by Taste of Home

Ingredients

  • 1/2 pound fresh mushrooms, chopped
  • 1 tablespoon canola oil
  • 1 tablespoon butter
  • 6 tablespoons apricot preserves
  • 6 flour tortillas (10 inches)
  • 6 ounces Havarti cheese, thinly sliced
  • 1/2 pound cooked medium shrimp, peeled and deveined and chopped
  • 2 tablespoons butter, melted

Directions

  1. In a large skillet, saute mushrooms in oil and butter until tender.
  2. Spread 1 tablespoon preserves over half of each tortilla; top with cheese, shrimp and mushrooms. Fold tortillas over. Brush both sides with melted butter.
  3. Grill quesadillas, uncovered, over medium heat for 1-2 minutes on each side or until golden brown and cheese is melted. Cut each quesadilla into four wedges. Serve warm.

Nutrition Facts

1 each: 123 calories, 5g fat (3g saturated fat), 26mg cholesterol, 166mg sodium, 12g carbohydrate (2g sugars, 2g fiber), 6g protein. Diabetic Exchanges: 1 starch, 1 fat.

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