Summer Squash QuesaTaco (Quesadilla + Taco) w/Pineapple Salsa

Pineapple Salsa: 
1/2 pineapple, peeled and diced 
1 serrano pepper, thinly sliced 
1 tablespoon chopped cilantro
2 tablespoons diced red onion
Juice from 1/2 lemon
Salt

Tacos: 
Olive oil
2 zucchini or summer squash, ends trimmed diced
1 1/2 teaspoon ancho chile powder
Salt
3 to 4 squash blossoms, end trimmed and diced (optional)
1 cup shredded cheese (your choice, as long as it's melty - I used a Monterey Jack/Cheddar Cheese blend)
16 small corn or flour tortillas 
Crumbled cotija cheese, for topping

1. In a small bowl, mix together the pineapple, jalapeño pepper, cilantro, red onion, juice from 1/2 lemon and a few pinches of salt. Set aside. 

2. Add a tablespoon of olive oil to a medium sauté pan, placed over medium heat. When the oil is hot, add the zucchini or summer squash, ancho chile powder and a few pinches of salt. Mix until combined. Cook until the squash is bright in color and a teeny-bit translucent, about 3 minutes. Mix in the squash blossoms until slightly wilted. Turn the heat off and cover the pot so the mixture stays warm. 

3. Rub a fry pan or griddle with a 1/2 teaspoon of olive oil and heat over medium-low heat. Assemble the quesadillas, you know how to do this, place a handful of cheese between two tortillas. Cooking them in batches, transfer them to the skillet or griddle and cover them with a lid to help melt the cheese. Place the quesadillas in a warm oven while you cook the rest of the quesadillas. 

4. To assemble, fold the quesadillas like a taco and fill them with a few spoonfuls of the zucchini mixture and top with pineapple salsa. Repeat with all of the quesadillas. 

Makes 8 quesitacos
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