Applebee's International, Inc. is the leader in the casual dining segment of the United States restaurant marketplace. The company franchises and operates more than 1,100 restaurants under the Applebee's Neighborhood Grill & Bar name, about a quarter of which it owns. The eateries offer moderately priced, high-quality food and drink for all ages in a friendly, informal atmosphere. Applebee's is continuing to expand, with 1,800 outlets the company's stated goal. A smaller restaurant format has been designed for areas with populations under 25,000, to facilitate penetration of previously untapped markets.




Chicken Quesadilla Grande

  • 1 Tablespoon shortening
  • 2 (12-inch) flour tortillas
  • 2 Tablespoons chipotle sauce (optional)
  • 1/2 cup grilled chicken (spicy seasoning optional)
  • 3/4 cup Queso Filling

  • Jack and Cheddar cheeses
  • jalapeno pepper, diced
  • tomato, diced
  • onion, diced
  • cilantro, minced
  • bacon, fried and crumbled

  • 1 cup shredded lettuce
  • Sour cream
  • Green onion
  • Salsa

Stuff the Tortillas

Brush one side of each tortilla with shortening. Place one tortilla, shortening side down on work surface. Spread chipotle sauce evenly on one tortilla. Microwave the chicken for about 45 seconds, then distribute on top of sauce on the tortilla. Evenly distribute the queso filling on top of chicken. Cover with the other tortilla, shortening side up.

Fry the Tortillas

Brown on griddle or in non stick skillet evenly on both sides until the queso filling is thoroughly melted.

Add the Garnish

Use shredded lettuce, sour cream, green onion and salsa as accompaniments.


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