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Hibiscus Flower Quesadillas | Quesadillas con Flor de Jamaica

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Ingredients:
2 cups rehydrated hibiscus flowers (from Hibiscus Flower Agua Fresca recipe)
1 tablespoon olive oil
½ medium onion diced
3 garlic cloves diced
Salt (to taste)
½ pound of Oaxaca or other white melting cheese shredded
12 flour tortillas

Preparation:

  1. Drain and chop hibiscus flowers into small pieces.
  2. Saute onion, garlic, and hibiscus flowers in olive oil over medium heat until onions becomes translucent and tender.
  3. Working one at a time, stuff tortillas with equal amounts of cheese and hibiscus flower mixture. Fold in half and heat each side on a comal or flat griddle until lightly golden on each side and cheese is fully melted.
  4. Serve warm and top with your favorite salsa.