Bacon-Guacamole Quesadillas

bacon-guacamole quesadillas Side Dish
Bacon-Guacamole Quesadillas
  • Prep 15 min
  • Total 30 min
  • Servings 4


2 medium avocados
Juice of 1 medium lime
1/2 tsp (2 mL) salt
1/2 tsp (2 mL) ground cumin
Dash of ground red pepper (cayenne)
1/2 cup (125 mL) finely chopped onion (1 medium)
1 plum (Roma) tomato, diced
2 tbsp (30 mL) chopped fresh cilantro
1 clove garlic, finely chopped

1/2 lb (250 g) bacon, diced into 1/2-inch (1.25 cm) pieces
1 pkg (8 count) Old El Paso* Large Flour Tortillas
1 1/2 cups (375 mL) shredded Cheddar cheese
2 to 3 tsp (10 to 15 mL) vegetable oil


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  • 1
    In medium bowl, roughly mash avocado with fork. Add remaining guacamole ingredients and mix together; set aside.
  • 2
    In 8-inch skillet, cook bacon over medium heat until crisp; drain on paper towels.
  • 3
    Place 4 tortillas on work surface. Divide guacamole evenly among the 4 tortillas, spreading to within 1/2 inch of edges. Divide bacon evenly among the 4 tortillas. Divide cheese among the 4 tortillas. Top each with another tortilla.
  • 4
    In 10-inch skillet, heat 1 teaspoon of the oil over medium heat. Carefully transfer 1 of the quesadillas to skillet. Cook until browned, then turn over to brown second side.
  • 5
    Repeat with remaining quesadillas, adding more oil to skillet as needed.
  • 6
    Cut each quesadilla into wedges before serving.

Expert Tips

  • Make it even easier by buying premade guacamole at the grocery store.

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