Easy Black Bean Quesadillas Stuffed with Peaches and Goat Cheese
By Jackie Newgent, RDN, CDN
A quesadilla is one of the easiest Mexican dishes to fix. It’s also one of the tastiest. And it’s absolutely scrumptious when it’s grilled, like in this quesadilla recipe. It’s delightfully stuffed with tangy goat cheese, juicy peaches, black beans, fresh cilantro, and more.
If you don’t have a fresh peach, simply swap it with 3/4 cup diced thawed frozen peaches. For extra enjoyment, pair the quesadillas with lime wedges, salsa or hot sauce, and guacamole.
Enjoy it as an anytime entrée for two—or an appetizer for many. It’s a perfect vegetarian-friendly pick for an outdoor gathering!
Jackie Newgent, RDN, CDN, is a classically-trained chef, registered dietitian nutritionist, award-winning cookbook author, and media personality. She is author of several cookbooks, including The All‐Natural Diabetes Cookbook, The With or Without Meat Cookbook, and Big Green Cookbook. She’s a healthy cooking instructor at the Institute of Culinary Education and a contributing recipe developer and food writer for Livestrong.com. She’s made professional guest appearances on dozens of television news shows, including Good Morning America. Visit her website jackienewgent.com or follow her on Instagram: @jackienewgent.