Salmon & Provolone Mini-Quesadillas

  • prep time10 min
  • total time 20 min
  • serves 24

An easy to prepare, satisfying snack with plenty of freshness and zing.

193 Ratings
Directions for: Salmon & Provolone Mini-Quesadillas


1 cup (250 ml) grated Canadian Provolone

1 can salmon (213 g), drained

¾ cup (180 ml) salsa

2 or 3 green onions, chopped

¼ cup (60 ml) finely diced green pepper

¼ cup (60 ml) finely diced red pepper

2 Tbsp (30 ml) chopped fresh cilantro

Fresh or dried hot chili peppers to taste

16 to 20 mini pita breads

2 Tbsp (30 ml) melted butter


1. Combine grated cheese with salmon, salsa, onions, peppers and cilantro. Add hot chilli peppers if desired.

2. Cut opening into pita pocket just big enough to insert a spoon. Stuff pita breads with cheese/salmon mixture. Pinch openings shut.

3. Place on a cookie sheet covered with parchment paper.

4. Brush with melted butter and bake at 375F (180C) 7-10 minutes or until quesadillas are crispy and fi lling hot. Serve hot, warm or cold with sour cream and/or more salsa.

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