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Mains, Vegetarian

Teleme Quesadillas With Mango Salsa

Everyone seems to like quesadillas, even though they can get a little ho-hum. You can add zip to yours by using Teleme cheese. It's so full of flavor, you need only a small amount for each tortilla. I like these ... Read more

Total time: 40 minutes plus 30 minutes standing | Serves 12
  • 1 cup chopped tomatoes
  • 1/4 cup chopped red onion
  • 1 cup diced mango
  • 1/2 jalapeno, seeded and minced
  • 1 clove garlic, minced
  • 1 tablespoon lemon juice
  • 1/2 teaspoon minced oregano
  • 1/4 teaspoon salt
  • 12 corn tortillas
  • 3/4 pound Teleme cheese
  • 12 sprigs cilantro

Step 1Combine tomatoes, onion, mango, jalapeno, garlic, lemon juice, oregano and salt in small bowl. Let stand 30 minutes for flavors to develop.

Step 2Heat tortillas, one at a time, on top of open gas burner, turning with tongs until tortilla is toasted on both sides, 30 seconds to 1 minute per side. Top each hot tortilla with 1 tablespoon Teleme cheese, spreading slightly. Spoon 1 tablespoon mango salsa over cheese and top with cilantro sprig.

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