Steak & Goat Cheese Quesadillas with Roasted Corn and Tomato Relish

 

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Steak and Goat Cheese Quesadillas With Corn and Tomato Relish

Adapted from here.

4 Steak cuts of choice, marinated and grilled in advance then thinly sliced

Roasted Corn Relish

4 Tablespoon extra virgin olive oil

4 ears fresh corn, kernels removed (thankfully I already had some in the freezer from when D’s family put up corn last summer)

1 Cup grape tomatoes, quartered

1/4 Cup fresh cilantro leaves, finely chopped

1/4 teaspoon kosher salt

1/4 teaspoon fresh cracked black pepper

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8 inch flour tortillas, half wheat, half white

2-3 Tablespoons softened butter

1/2 Cup Herb and Garlic Goat Cheese, crumbled

1/2 cup Mexican cheese, shredded002

  To make corn relish, heat olive oil into a large skillet over medium heat. Add corn kernels, tomatoes, cilantro, salt and pepper. Cook for 5 minutes, until warm and fragrant. 

  Melt about 1 T. of butter in large skillet. Sprinkle one side of tortilla with goat cheese and Mexican cheese, then strips of thinly sliced, grilled steak.  Add 2nd tortilla and flip . Cook each side until golden brown and starting to crisp. Transfer to a plate, cut into 4 wedges, and top with spoonfuls of Corn Tomato Relish.

8-10 quesadillas

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Dig in, it’s DELICIOUS!

~T

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Paxton’s 1st Date….

Well, PLAY date that is.

  Meet Meadow, she is 2 weeks younger than Paxton.

Even though Paxton was clearly not open to a friendship at the start….

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They are great friends now!

 We were happy to get to watch her while her Mommy went to the dentist.

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“Whatcha doin’ Meadow?”

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“How’d ya get that thing up your nose?”

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“Sure looks fun!”

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“It is, Paxton, it really is.”

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{Giggles}

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“Don’t worry about it, Pax, one of these days you’ll figure it out.”

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“Wanna be best friends, Meadow?”

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“Sure! But maybe later…..”

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“……..I’m getting a little sleepy.”

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Where’s Meadow?                                                                  Peek a boo, pretty girl!

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“Uh Mom, what are you doing to me?”

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“It feels kinda funny up here….”

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“I’ll help you, Pax.”

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“Oh, that’s better.  Why thank you, Meadow.”

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“Let’s be friends forever…….”

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Stay tuned for yet another recipe, I told you I had one scheduled nearly every day for the rest of the month!!!

~T