Spinach and Strawberry Pinwheels

Your favorite salad just became your favorite appetizer. How, you ask? By combining strawberries, spinach, goat cheese and walnuts inside a tortilla for crazy-easy strawberry-cream cheese rolls you can’t help but want to make for every party ever. (We don’t blame you.) This recipe makes plenty to share, so everyone will get a chance to taste this amazing snack!
Prep 25 Minutes
Total 2 Hours 25 Minutes
Servings 32

Ingredient List

  • 1 container (8 oz) cream cheese spread, softened
  • 2 oz goat cheese (chèvre), crumbled
  • 1 teaspoon lemon juice
  • 1/8 teaspoon ground black pepper
  • 1 package (11 oz) Old El Paso™ flour tortillas for burritos (8 tortillas; 8 inch)
  • 1/2 cup chopped walnuts
  • 1 lb strawberries, hulled and thinly sliced (about 2 1/2 cups)
  • 2 cups baby spinach
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Preparation

  1. In medium bowl, mix cream cheese spread, goat cheese, lemon juice and pepper. Divide mixture among tortillas, spreading evenly over tortillas, leaving 1/2-inch border. Top one half of each tortilla with walnuts and strawberries. Evenly place spinach leaves over strawberries.
  2. Starting from side with toppings, roll up very tightly. Cover with plastic wrap. Refrigerate at least 2 hours but no longer than 3 hours.
  3. To serve, trim 1 inch from end of each roll, and discard. Cut each roll into 4 (1 1/2-inch) slices.

Expert Tips

  • One 8-oz package of cream cheese can be used instead of cream cheese spread for these strawberry pinwheels. Soften cream cheese as directed on package.
  • Rolling tightly is the key to great-looking, easy-to-slice strawberry-cream cheese bites.

Nutrition

  • 1 Pinwheel Calories 80 (Calories from Fat 40);  Total Fat 4 1/2g (Saturated Fat 2g ,Trans Fat 0g);  Cholesterol 10mg;  Sodium 125mg;  Potassium 60mg;  Total Carbohydrate 7g (Dietary Fiber 0g ,Sugars 1g);  Protein 2g
  • % Daily Value: Vitamin A 6%;  Vitamin C 15%;  Calcium 4%;  Iron 2%
  • Exchanges: 1/2 Starch;  1 Fat
  • Carbohydrate Choice: 1/2
*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet

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