How To Make a Toasterdilla: Triangle Fold Method

We've dreamt of this day for as long as we can remember! A day when a quesadilla becomes a "grab and go" kind of food. Thanks to the Revolution Panini Press accessory, that dream has become a reality and we are living for these quesadilla's made in your Revolution InstaGLO® Toaster, a TOASTERDILLA if you will.

We've shown you the Pocket Fold Method, now let's get into the TRIANGLE FOLD.

Step 1: On a large tortilla, make a cut from the center of the tortilla to the outer edge. Lay out your ingredients in four sections with room between to allow the tortilla to fold. Pro Tip: 4 ingredients or less is optimal for heat-through.

tortilla laying flat with cheese, chicken, onion, and peppers in four quads of the tortilla.

Step 2: Start by folding the first section over itself.

tortilla with chicken and cheese shown on two quads of the tortilla. fourth of the tortilla is folded up to start to form a triangle

Step 3: Continue folding until each section has been folded over to form a triangle shape.

A tortilla folded up 3/4 of the way to form a triangle to shape a triangle for a quesadilla

Step 4: Once the tortilla has been folded into a triangle, add the quesadilla to the Panini Press.

Revolution Panini Press open on the counter with a toasted Triangle fold quesadilla inside. limes and salsa next to it

Step 5: Close the Panini Press and make sure the handles are locked into place.

shows the locking mechanism of the panini press

Step 6: Place the filled Panini Press into the right slot of your Revolution Toaster with the handles facing out.

Revolution InstaGLO R270 on a counter with a panini press sitting in the right slot

Step 7: Find the Panini Press mode depending on the toaster model you have (see below).

For more details on modes and selections, please refer to page 6 of your Revolution Panini Press User Manual.

Important: Do not push the Panini Press down, the automatic platform will lower the Panini Press into place.

Image explaining how to use the panini press properly. If you have the Revolution InstaGLO® R270  Toaster you can add the Panini Mode directly to your home menu in settings. On your home menu, select Panini Select level of toastyness  Press "start". If you have the Revolution InstaGLO® R180S or R180B, go to the Bread mode on your home menu, and look for the "Panini Mode" toggle at the bottom left. Toggle Panini Mode ON Select your level of toastyness Press "start"

Step 8: Watch your sandwich be perfectly toasted into a TOASTERDILLA!
Pro Tip: If toasting completes and you desire more melting, do a second round of toasting on Panini Mode at a level 3 or 4. The thickness and moisture content of sandwich ingredients can impact heat-through.

Step 9: Remove the Panini Press from the Revolution Toaster and be careful to touch only the handles. Open it up, slide the sandwich out with a fork, and see those perfect grill marks! ENJOY!

finished triangle folded quesadilla cut in half to show the cross section of the quesadilla. stacked on top of each other on a plate with the toaster in the background

Cleanup: Once cooled down, the Panini Press accessory can be cleaned easily with water, soap and a sponge or soft brush. It can also safely be placed in the dishwasher. The Panini Press is designed to contain any sandwich overflow or cheese drips, but if some drips escape, they will be caught by the Revolution Toaster crumb tray. Simply remove that tray and wipe clean.

Do not attempt to reach into the toaster to grab or brush internal heating elements.