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Easy Delicious Pesto Quesadilla for One

This is a simple easy quick to make meal for one. It's a pesto quesadilla. Make it for lunch, dinner, or appetizer. It's made with simple easy to find ingredients and is a tasty hot meal that can be made in mere minutes. Use prepared pesto to make the quesadilla filling, including also cheddar cheese, fresh tomato, and fresh spinach. Butter both sides and fry in a frying pan until it is golden on both sides.
Prep Time 10 minutes
Total Time 10 minutes
Course Appetizer, Dinner, Lunch, Main Dish
Cuisine Italian
Servings 1 serving


  • 2 flour tortillas fajita size
  • 1 1/2 tablespoons butter
  • 1/4 cup shredded cheddar cheese
  • 1/2 cup tomato fresh tomato, diced
  • 1 cup spinach fresh spinach, about a handful
  • 3 tablespoons pesto sauce


  • Melt 1/2 Tbsp. in a frying pan. Add a tortilla.
  • Spread 2 Tbsp. pesto sauce across the tortilla. Add 1/4 c. shredded cheddar cheese. 1/2 c. fresh diced tomato, 1 c. fresh spinach.
  • Top with the 2nd tortilla. Butter it with remaining 1/2 Tbsp. butter. Flip it over when golden on the bottom. Cook until golden.
  • Remove quesadilla from the frying pan. Spread the remaining 1 Tbsp. pesto sauce across the top of the tortilla. Cut into fourths and serve immediatiely.
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