Buffalo chicken quesadilla recipe has all that you love about buffalo flavor with tons of cheese and tender chicken. Get dinner on the table in minutes with this delicious meal.

Buffalo chicken quesadilla recipe has all that you love about buffalo flavor with tons of cheese and tender chicken. Get dinner on the table in minutes.

Buffalo chicken quesadilla recipe

We love all things buffalo and this buffalo chicken quesadilla recipe is super easy for busy weeknights. You can use leftover chicken to make this meal even simpler. The cheese is so ooey and gooey and tastes amazing with the buffalo and ranch flavors.

Our family never gets tired of buffalo chicken. From Crock Pot Buffalo Chicken Sliders and  Buffalo Chicken Dip Recipe  to  Buffalo Chicken Crescent Ring Recipe and Buffalo Chicken Wonton Cups Recipe, we love it ALL! The flavor is incredible and it is just so easy.

Buffalo chicken quesadilla recipe has all that you love about buffalo flavor with tons of cheese and tender chicken. Get dinner on the table in minutes.

How do you cook the chicken to make buffalo chicken quesadilla recipe?

My favorite way is to cook chicken in the crockpot. It takes so little work and it’s very easy to shred once the chicken is finished cooking.

Buffalo chicken quesadilla slow cooker is super easy!

If you don’t have a crock pot yet, here are some nice ones on sale.  I love the programmable crock pot  for when you are not at home.

It’s great so that you can have it cook for the perfect amount of time. I love coming home to dinner waiting!

You can also use leftover rotisserie chicken or bake the chicken. Do what works best for you.

I like to keep shredded chicken in the freezer and this meal gets even easier. Just grab it from the freezer in the morning and when you come home it will be easy to put these quesadillas together.

Buffalo chicken quesadilla recipe has all that you love about buffalo flavor with tons of cheese and tender chicken. Get dinner on the table in minutes.

What is good to serve with quesadillas?

This is yummy served with Spanish Rice. Did you know you can also freeze rice?

I love making a double batch and putting some in the freezer. It’s so nice to be able to just take this out of the freezer.

We try to keep things simple around here and make dinner time easy.

If I have a few extra minutes, my kids love when I make The Best Mexican White Cheese Dip Recipe. They like to eat this with some tortilla chips or pour some of the cheese dip on the quesadillas.

What goes good with buffalo chicken?

The buffalo flavor goes really well with ranch and blue cheese. I like to have little bowls of both of these for dipping.

Buffalo chicken quesadilla recipe has all that you love about buffalo flavor with tons of cheese and tender chicken. Get dinner on the table in minutes.

You can also cut up fresh veggies like carrots and celery. They go so good with buffalo chicken.

 

Ingredients for buffalo chicken quesadillas recipe:

  • cooked chicken, shredded
  • Franks Red Hot Buffalo Wing Sauce
  • ranch dressing
  • cream cheese
  • burrito size flour tortillas
  • Shredded Mozzarella
Buffalo chicken quesadilla recipe has all that you love about buffalo flavor with tons of cheese and tender chicken. Get dinner on the table in minutes.

How to make buffalo chicken quesadilla bake:

In a large pot combine cooked chicken, hot buffalo sauce and ranch dressing and cream cheese.

Buffalo chicken quesadilla recipe has all that you love about buffalo flavor with tons of cheese and tender chicken. Get dinner on the table in minutes.

Stir until heated through and melted.

Buffalo chicken quesadilla recipe has all that you love about buffalo flavor with tons of cheese and tender chicken. Get dinner on the table in minutes.

Spoon mixture onto flour tortilla.  Top with mozzarella cheese.  Fold in half.

Buffalo chicken quesadilla recipe has all that you love about buffalo flavor with tons of cheese and tender chicken. Get dinner on the table in minutes.
Buffalo chicken quesadilla recipe has all that you love about buffalo flavor with tons of cheese and tender chicken. Get dinner on the table in minutes.
Buffalo chicken quesadilla recipe has all that you love about buffalo flavor with tons of cheese and tender chicken. Get dinner on the table in minutes.

Cook on a heated griddle for a few minutes utnil it begins to brown. Flip..

Continue until all the quesadillas are prepared. Super easy!

Keep reading for the full recipe.

Buffalo chicken quesadilla recipe has all that you love about buffalo flavor with tons of cheese and tender chicken. Get dinner on the table in minutes.

Buffalo chicken quesadillas are so easy!

If you love buffalo chicken wings, you will love this chicken mixture loaded with wing sauce. You can also use buffalo sauce or hot sauce.

I try to always keep cooked chicken on hand to make this meal quickly during busy weeknights. It is the perfect meal to make when you are running from work to school and endless activities.

Buffalo chicken quesadilla recipe has all that you love about buffalo flavor with tons of cheese and tender chicken. Get dinner on the table in minutes.

Try Buffalo chicken quesadilla recipe for parties!

Not only does this recipe work great for dinner, it is also so quick and easy for parties or game day. You can slice the quesadillas into smaller portions for parties and you have the perfect party food.

Add a few bowls for dipping with blue cheese dressing, ranch dressing or sour cream and you have the perfect food for tailgating.

Buffalo chicken quesadilla recipe has all that you love about buffalo flavor with tons of cheese and tender chicken. Get dinner on the table in minutes.
Buffalo chicken quesadilla recipe has all that you love about buffalo flavor with tons of cheese and tender chicken. Get dinner on the table in minutes.

Frugal tip for this buffalo chicken quesadilla recipe:

Do you need to stretch your meat budget? Did extra guests or friends end up staying for dinner? I have a tasty trick that will make the chicken feed a crowd.

You can put rice in the mixture to really stretch the meal. Spanish rice is really delicious. I usually keep rice in the freezer.

This is very handy if extra guests show up or you have some of the kid’s friends over you didn’t expect. Just grab that rice out of the freezer and add to the chicken mixture and you will have enough to feed everyone!

Another money saving tip is to use chicken thighs instead of chicken breasts. Or you can use a little of both.

We have actually used both and it was amazing. The buffalo sauce and cheese blend to make a delicious sauce. The chicken was just as amazing even though we used both types of chicken.

Saving money and feeding a large family or crowd is possible while enjoying great food.

Buffalo chicken quesadilla recipe has all that you love about buffalo flavor with tons of cheese and tender chicken. Get dinner on the table in minutes.

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Buffalo Chicken Quesadillas

4.67 from 3 votes
Buffalo chicken quesadilla recipe has all that you love about buffalo flavor with tons of cheese and tender chicken. Get dinner on the table in minutes.
Prep Time 10 mins
Cook Time 5 mins
Total Time 15 mins
Servings 6
Cuisine American
Course Appetizer, Main Course
Calories 406
Author Eating on a Dime

Ingredients

  • 3 cups cooked chicken shredded
  • 1 cup Franks Red Hot Buffalo Wing Sauce
  • ¼ cup ranch dressing
  • 4 oz cream cheese
  • 6 burrito size flour tortillas
  • 2 cups Shredded Mozzarella

Instructions

  • In a large pot combine cooked chicken, hot buffalo sauce and ranch dressing and cream cheese.
  • Stir until heated through and melted.
  • Spoon mixture onto flour tortilla.
  • Top with mozzarella cheese. Fold in half.
  • Cook on a heated griddle for a few minutes utnil it begins to brown. Flip.
  • Continue until all the quesadillas are prepared.

Nutrition Facts

Calories 406kcal, Carbohydrates 33g, Protein 14g, Fat 24g, Saturated Fat 10g, Cholesterol 54mg, Sodium 2042mg, Potassium 152mg, Fiber 1g, Sugar 4g, Vitamin A 506IU, Vitamin C 1mg, Calcium 274mg, Iron 2mg

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  1. 5 stars
    A recipe definitely out of our comfort zone, but I’m so glad we decided to try these! My husband and I both enjoyed them!

  2. Very good. Cooked this for a finicky teenager. She liked it but will probably only eat one. But who cares I will eat it for lunch with low carb tortillas and celery sticks. Perfect for keto.