It's a new year -- time for a new you with three skinny breakfast quesadilla recipes!
The new year’s such a great time for a new twist on breakfast! I mean, for reals. Granola’s great to help us keep our resolutions, but sometimes ya just want something … creative.
So here we have it! We now have not one, not two, but three tasty, skinny takes on breakfast quesadillas. And they are so totally good to us, it's like magic for the mouths (and waistlines, baby!).
Hailing in favorite flavors from around the world, we're gonna walk through how to make Thai, Mexi, and Greek quesadillas to fill your belly for breakfast.
To make it even easier on you, these fun little finger foods can be made the night before, then tossed in the micro for 20-30 seconds as you run out the door and hit your day.
A breakfast that tastes great, doesn't derail your diet or your schedule, that can be ready before you can fill up your coffee cup? Yup. Dreams really do come true. Well, breakfast quesadilla dreams, that is. So come on – dream on with me!To go to recipe pages, click on underlined recipe titles or photos.
Wishing you were in the Mediterranean this time of year? Now you can be! All the favorite flavors of Greece are pulled together in this simple, quick recipe for a healthful Greek-style breakfast quesadilla.
There's a good bit of cheese (go reduced fat, if you want to save the extra calories and fat), some scrambled eggs, sundried tomatoes, kalamata olives. Yes, you deserve this sort of goodness in your belly the moment every day dawns.
Pile it up and grill it up!
Once grilled, serve up your quesadillas with a Greek Yogurt and Basil dipping sauce. Melty, smooth, and a touch of sweet -- and your day is started off right!
RECIPE: Skinny Greek Breakfast Quesadilla
Start off your morning with this super-quick (and sooo scrummy scrumptious) Thai-inspired quesadilla. Full of cheese and chicken to keep your protein intake up, with the addition of some fresh herbs and veggies, this quesadilla is just as good for lunch or dinner.
Here's the ingredient line-up. Prepared Thai peanut sauce is spread all over one tortilla, red peppers and scallions join up, a bit on Monterey Jack cheese, and roasted chicken. Don't forget cilantro, because, mmmm-hmmm…cilantro is jes' happy.
Spread all the ingredients together, grill on a hot grill pan. Then…
Slice. Serve. Share.
RECIPE: Skinny Thai Breakfast Quesadillas
Time to wake up your senses with a Mexican-inspired breakfast quesadilla full of…STEAK AND EGGS! The flavors in this recipe are so comforting, yet totes lively. This recipe is truly the perfect way to start your day!
Gather all your ingredients ahead of time. This makes the prep and clean-up process sooo much easier.
Toss your ingredients in even layers on top of a tortilla, then cover it all up with a second tortilla, spray with nonstick cooking spray, and cook in a hot grill pan until cheese is melty.
Slice into two halves, and call your favorite person down to breakfast. Show them just how much you love them by offering up thy Mexi Brekkie. Ole!
RECIPE: Skinny Mexi Breakfast Quesadilla
Yo Quero Quesadillas
Want more quesadilla ideas? (Is that quesideas
?) Try these creative and anything-but traditional twists on quesadillas!Brooke blogs at Cheeky Kitchen where she shares fun family recipes. She joined Tablespoon to share some of her best, so keep an eye on Brooke's profile to see what she cooks up next!