Cheesy Turkey Quesadillas
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Cheesy Turkey Quesadillas

Cheesy Turkey Quesadillas

with DIY Salsa and Lime Crema

These quick and easy quesadillas are loaded with turkey, peppers and lots of gooey melted cheese. Dunk the golden-brown wedges into the cool lime crema, bright salsa or both! This meal is great to grab and go, any night of the week.

Family Friendly

Produced in a facility that processes milk, sesame, eggs, fish, shellfish, crustaceans, mustard, tree nuts, peanuts, wheat, soybean and sulphites.

Preparation Time30 minutes
Cooking Time10 minutes


serving amount

250 g

Ground Turkey

6 unit(s)

Flour Tortillas

(Contains Sulphites, Wheat May contain Soy, Oats, Rye, Sesame, Triticale, Milk)

1 unit(s)

Sweet Bell Pepper

1 unit(s)


1 unit(s)


1 unit(s)

Red Onion

1 tbsp

Mexican Seasoning

(May contain Peanuts, Sesame, Soy, Sulphites, Tree nuts, Wheat, Milk, Mustard)

2 unit(s)

Sour Cream

(Contains Milk)

¾ cup

Mozzarella Cheese, shredded

(Contains Milk)

2 unit(s)

Green Onion

Not included in your delivery

¼ tsp


0.13 tsp


2.5 tsp


0.13 tsp



Nutrition Values

Calories760 kcal
Fat34 g
Saturated Fat14 g
Carbohydrate68 g
Sugar16 g
Dietary Fiber6 g
Protein46 g
Cholesterol160 mg
Sodium1400 mg
Trans Fat1 g
Potassium1100 mg
Calcium650 mg
Iron6 mg
Due to the different suppliers we purchase our products from, nutritional facts per meal can vary from the website to what is received in the delivered box, depending on your region.


Medium Bowl
Measuring Spoons
Small Bowl
Large Non-Stick Pan
Large Bowl


  • Core, then cut pepper into 1/2-inch pieces. 
  • Thinly slice green onions. 
  • Peel, then cut half the red onion (whole onion for 4 ppl) into 1/4-inch pieces.
  • Zest, then juice half the lime (whole lime for 4 ppl). Cut any remaining lime into wedges. 
  • Cut tomato into 1/4-inch pieces. 
Make salsa
  • Add tomatoes, green onions, half the peppers, half the lime juice and 1/2 tbsp (1 tbsp) oil to a medium bowl.
  • Season with salt and pepper, then stir to combine.
Make lime crema
  • Add sour cream, 1/2 tsp (1 tsp) lime zest, 1 tsp (2 tsp) lime juice and 1/4 tsp (1/2 tsp) sugar to a small bowl.
  • Season with salt and pepper, then stir to combine.
Cook turkey filling
  • Heat a large non-stick pan over medium-high heat. When the pan is hot, add 1 tsp (2 tsp) oil, then turkey, red onions and remaining peppers.
  • Cook, breaking up turkey into smaller pieces, until no pink remains, 4-6 min.**
  • Add Mexican Seasoning to the pan. Cook, stirring often, until fragrant, 30 sec. 
  • Remove from heat, then transfer turkey filling to a large bowl.
  • Add cheese, then season with salt and pepper. Stir to combine.
Make quesadillas
  • Carefully rinse and wipe the pan clean with paper towels.
  • Arrange tortillas on a clean surface. 
  • Spread turkey filling evenly over one side of each tortilla. Fold in half to enclose filling
  • Reheat the same pan (from step 4) over medium-high. 
  • When hot, add 3 quesadillas to the dry pan. 
  • Cook until golden-brown, 1-2 min per side. Transfer to a plate.
  • Reduce heat to medium and repeat with remaining quesadillas
Finish and serve
  • Cut quesadillas into wedges. Divide between plates.
  • Serve lime crema and salsa alongside.
  • Squeeze a lime wedge over top, if desired.

If you've opted to get turkey, cook it in the same way the recipe instructs you to cook the pork. No need to drain excess fat.

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