Chipotle Tuna Quesadilla

Chipotle Tuna Quesadilla
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  • Recipe Yield: 20


  • 20 Tortillas, whole grain, 10”
  • 1/2 cup Onions, green, fresh, EP
  • 1/4 cup Cilantro
  • 1/4 cup Chipotle peppers in adobo
  • 1 cup Greek yogurt, plain
  • 1 cup Mayonnaise
  • 1 StarKist® Chunk Light Tuna in Water, low sodium, 43 oz pouch
  • 1 lb 4 oz Cheddar cheese, shredded


  • Thaw tortillas at room temperature overnight. Proper thawing will aid in handling the product without breaking and cracking.
  • Line sheet pan with parchment paper and spray with pan release.
  • Preheat oven to 400° F.
  • Weigh then rinse green onions under running water. Drain well in a colander. Finely chop. Hold refrigerated until ready to use.
  • Rinse cilantro under running water and drain in a colander. Further dry cilantro by rolling in a disposable paper towel.
  • Cut away thick stems of cilantro bunch, then finely chop. Hold refrigerated until ready to use.
  • Remove chipotle peppers from can and finely chop. Return chopped peppers to sauce and stir to re-combine.
  • Combine Greek yogurt, mayonnaise, green onions, cilantro, and chipotles in adobo in a large bowl. Add undrained tuna and using fresh gloves, crumble into small pieces. Mix gently until all ingredients are combined.
  • Assemble quesadillas. Top half of each tortilla with 2 oz tuna salad using a no. 12 disher. Fold over tortilla and pull back to spread tuna salad to cover one half of tortilla. Top with 1 oz cheddar cheese using 2 oz spoodle. Fold in half. Place on pre
  • Bake at 400° F for 6-7 minutes until heated through and cheese is melted.
Servings Per Container: 20 Serving Size: 1 each
Amount Per Serving DV%*
Calories 434
Total Fat 21.60g
Saturated Fat 7.68g
Trans Fat 0g
Cholesterol 49.41mg
Sodium 848.72mg
Total Carbohydrate 35.81g
Dietary Fiber 4.17g
Protein 28.29g

*The % Daily Value tells you how much a nutrient in a serving of food contributes to a daily diet. 2,000 calories a day is used for general nutrition advice.