Quesadilla filled with pulled pork and cheddar cheese cut into 4 slices that are stacked on a cutting board. Behind the quesadilla slices is a small bowl of sour cream and a small pile of tortilla chips.

Pulled Pork Quesadillas

A fun way to use leftover pulled pork, these quesadillas are filled with your favorite salsa and melty cheese. Great as a meal or appetizer!

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This is one of many recipes I made with the 9 lbs. pork butt I smoked a few weeks ago. Pulled pork is a great ingredient to make and then use the leftovers in different ways. If you need other ideas for leftover pulled pork, check out these Pulled Pork BBQ Naan Flatbreads and this Pulled Pork Tortilla Soup.

Quesadilla filled with pulled pork and cheddar cheese cut into 4 slices that are stacked on a cutting board. Behind the quesadilla slices is a small bowl of sour cream and a small pile of tortilla chips.
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Pulled Pork Quesadillas

A fun way to use leftover pulled pork, these quesadillas are filled with your favorite salsa and melty cheese. Great as a meal or appetizer!
Prep Time8 mins
Cook Time6 mins
Resting Time1 min
Total Time15 mins
Course: Appetizer, Main Course
Cuisine: Mexican, Tex-Mex
Keyword: leftover pulled pork recipe, pulled pork, quesadilla
Servings: 1 quesadilla

Equipment

  • Saute pan with lid

Ingredients

  • 2 small flour tortillas
  • ½ cups shredded cheddar cheese
  • 2 tbsp salsa (salsa of your choice)
  • ½ cups leftover pulled pork (can use slightly more or less)
  • Cooking spray

Instructions

  • Preheat a saute pan on the stovetop over medium heat.
  • Assemble quesadilla by placing cheese, salsa, and pork onto one tortilla.
  • Coat the pan with nonstick cooking spray.
  • Transfer quesadilla to the pan, cover with the lid, and cook for about 3 minutes.
  • Place another tortilla on top and flip. Cover with the lid and cook for another 3 minutes, or until the cheese is melted.
  • Transfer to a cutting board. Let rest for about 1 minute, then cut into wedges (recommend using a pizza cutter).
A quesadilla cut into 4 pieces, piled up, on a cutting board. Behind the quesadilla is a small bowl of sour cream and a small pile of tortilla chips. Text at the top of the image says "pulled pork quesadillas"
Pulled Pork Quesadillas

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