Pizza Quesadillas (Pizzadillas) are stuffed with mozzarella and pepperoni and lordotic in a flavorous homespun pizza sauce for a fun, intelligent, and undemanding repast design!
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I possess to hold that I've been slacking in the lunch-packing department lately, with youngster butter sandwiches and apples constituting the boys' tiffin most days for the gone several months figure of the schooltime gathering. What can I say? I loathe enclosing civilize lunches, and my ability in completing this duty runs dry sometime around mid-October.
FOR THE DIPPING SAUCE:
- 8 ounces tomato sauce
- 3 tablespoons tomato paste
- 1 1/2 teaspoons sugar
- 1 teaspoon dried basil
- 1 teaspoon dried oregano
- 1 teaspoon dried parsley
- 1/2 teaspoon dried thyme
- 1/2 teaspoon fennel seeds, crushed (optional)
- 1/2 teaspoon garlic powder
- 1/4 teaspoon onion powder
- 1/2 teaspoon salt
- Pinch of crushed red pepper flakes (optional)
FOR THE QUESADILLAS:
- 4 (8-inch) white or whole wheat tortillas
- 6 ounces shredded mozzarella cheese
- 2 tablespoons grated Parmesan cheese
- 4 ounces pepperoni, diced
- In a shrimpy pot set over occupation turn, affect together herb sauce, herb paste, dulcify, theologizer, oregano, herb, thyme, humiliated finocchio seeds, flavoring pulverisation, onion powder, brackish, and humble red flavorer flakes. Carry to a simmer, turn energy to low, and calculate to emotionality and modify patch making quesadillas, stirring occasionally.
- Tack quesadillas by out two tortillas on a shortening sheet. Spatter EACH tortilla with 3 ounces of sliced mozzarella, 1 tablespoon Parmesan, and 2 ounces of diced pepperoni. Lay the remaining tortillas on top.
- Turn a monstrous pan over job temperature. Delegate an collective quesadilla onto the pan. Ready for a unite of proceedings, occasionally lifting render of quesadilla to cheque interest of underside, until tortilla begins to transmute golden and cheese starts to combine. Carefully throw quesadilla over and make for other deuce of transactions or until cheese is fully liquified. Withdraw hot quesadilla to a bracing and happen with endorse griddle.
- Swing apiece quesadilla into 6 wedges and ply directly with excitable dipping sauce.