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Potato Quesadilla Recipe with Ham and Cheese

Potato Quesadilla Recipe with Ham and Cheese

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Super Delicious Mashed Potato Quesadillas with Ham and Cheese, a quick school lunch recipe.  This Cheese Quesadilla is super crispy on the outside and gooey on the inside with all of that cheese and homemade mashed potatoes.

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Potato Quesadilla Recipe with Ham and Cheese

Quick Notes

Feel free to add chopped spinach to these quesadillas, or cooked bacon instead of ham, they taste really good with spinach & bacon too.

If desired, serve potato quesadillas with mild salsa or sour cream.

How to make mashed potato quesadillas.

How to Make Potato Quesadilla

First, using a spatula divide & spread 2 cup of mashed Idaho® Potatoes over 2 tortillas.

Ham and mashed potatoes.

Next, divide 1 cup of ham over two tortillas with mashed potatoes.

Ham mashed potatoes and cheese.

Next, divide 1 cup of grated sharp cheddar cheese over two tortillas with ham.

Quesadilla with cheese ham and mashed potatoes

Cover with 2 tortillas and cook on both sides for 2-3 minutes on medium heat (if using freshly made mashed potatoes or 5-7 minutes on low heat (if using leftover mashed potatoes that are cold), or until cheese melts and mashed potatoes are heated thru. Cut quesadilla into 4 pieces, using pizza cutter.

Quesadilla with cheese ham and mashed potatoes.

Sprinkle finely chopped parsley over the top. Serve warm as is or with your favorite kind of salsa. Enjoy!

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Potato Quesadilla Recipe with Ham and Cheese

Super Delicious Mashed Potato Quesadillas with Ham and Cheese, a delicious school lunch recipe.  Super crispy on the outside and gooey on the inside with all of that cheese and mashed potatoes.
Prep Time10 mins
Cook Time10 mins
Course: Lunch
Cuisine: American, Mexican
Keyword: cheese, potato recipe, quesadilla
Servings: 4
Calories: 395kcal
Author: Love Keil

Ingredients

  • 4 tortillas
  • 2 cups Mashed Idaho® Potatoes leftovers or freshly made
  • 1 cup ham cubed
  • 1 cup sharp cheddar cheese grated
  • 1 teaspoon parsley finely chopped

Instructions

  • First, using a spatula divide & spread 2 cup of mashed Idaho® Potatoes over 2 tortillas. Next, divide 1 cup of ham over two tortillas with mashed potatoes.
  • Finally, divide 1 cup of grated sharp cheddar cheese over two tortillas with ham. Cover with 2 tortillas and cook on both sides for 2-3 minutes on medium heat (if using freshly made mashed potatoes or 5-7 minutes on low heat (if using leftover mashed potatoes that are cold), or until cheese melts and mashed potatoes are heated thru. Cut quesadilla into 4 pieces, using pizza cutter.
  • Sprinkle finely chopped parsley over the top. Serve warm as is or with your favorite kind of salsa. Enjoy!

Notes

Feel free to add chopped spinach to these quesadillas, or cooked bacon instead of ham, they taste really good with spinach & bacon too.
If desired, serve potato quesadillas with mild salsa or sour cream.

Nutrition

Calories: 395kcal | Carbohydrates: 40g | Protein: 19g | Fat: 17g | Saturated Fat: 9g | Cholesterol: 51mg | Sodium: 828mg | Potassium: 503mg | Fiber: 3g | Sugar: 2g | Vitamin A: 283IU | Vitamin C: 24mg | Calcium: 244mg | Iron: 2mg

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