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Caliente Caprese Sausage Quesadillas

Makes: 4 servings
Prep Time: 10 min.
Cook Time: 20 min.
Difficulty: Easy

Recipe By: Chef Roxanne C. of Albany, CA

It's quick, easy and combines some of my favorite foods.

INGREDIENTS

  • 4 Johnsonville Mild Italian Sausage Links
  • 4 Tbsp. salsa
  • 4 medium soft taco flour tortillas
  • 4 slices fresh Mozzarella cheese, halved
  • 4 Tbsp. fresh basil leaves

DIRECTIONS

  • Grill or broil the sausages till tests done.
  • Cut each sausage lengthwise almost but not quite through the bottom; open up flat.
  • On 1/2 of each tortilla spread the salsa.
  • Top with a sausage link followed by 2 halves of the cheese.
  • Fold the other 1/2 of the tortilla over the filling and cook in a panini press 1-2 min. or till the cheese begins to melt.
  • Open the top half of each tortilla slightly and insert the basil leaves. Gently press down then serve.