Pinwheels are a favorite snack and when you see this recipe you know why. These Mexican pinwheels have everything you need in a good snack. The best thing? These are so easy to make. Try it!
All you need is a tortilla and a handful of vegetables to turn it into this great treat. Want to learn how you can make these Mexican pinwheels? Let’s get started!
Want a hit snack for your next party? Try this recipe. You will be surprised to see how much your guest love it. These are pinwheels are vegan with a great bite.
You can create your favorite pinwheel by selecting your most favorite ingredients. Because you want to roll up the pinwheels tightly so select ingredients you can easily spread and roll-up.
Pinwheels can be sweet or savoury. These Mexican pinwheels are savory roll-ups which you can serve as a party snack but you can also serve it as an appetizer roll-ups.
What is a pinwheel?
But first of all what is a pinwheels or roll-ups? Pinwheels are a simple childs toy made with paper or plastic.
The paper curls are attached to a stick by a pin hence pinwheel. Put the pin in the wind and it will turn endlessly.
But in essence a pinwheel or roll-up is a tortilla with a filling rolled up tightly and refrigerated. Then cut into bite size rolls.
Mexican pinwheel ingredients
For this pinwheel recipe you need just a couple of ingredients. For this basic recipe you need the following ingredients on your grocery shopping list:
How to make Mexican pinwheels
Spread the guacamole as a first layer on top of the tortilla. As a second layer add your favorite tomato salsa on the tortilla.
I made my favorite roasted tomato salsa with is perfect for this recipe. Then sprinkle finely chopped bell peppers, red onion, jalapeños and sun dried tomatoes on the tortilla.
Now it is time to roll up the tortilla tightly and refrigerate for at least an hour or overnight. Cut them in slices as big as sushi.
Other pinwheels and rollups
If you like this pinwheel recipe I’m certain you will love these other roll-ups as well:
See how to make a pinwheel
To show you how easy it is to make pinwheels? Take a look at the video below:
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Looking for a delicious roll-ups? Take a look at how to make this easy Mexican pinwheels recipe. Made with tortilla and lots of vegetables.
- 2 burrito size tortillas
- 1 cup tomato salsa
- 1 cup guacamole
- 1/2 diced red onion
- 1/2 diced bell pepper
- 5 sun dried tomatoes diced
- Make a big bowl of guacamole
- Then take a big burrito size tortilla and take a cup of guacamole
- Spread the guacamole as a first layer on top of the tortilla
- As a second layer add your favorite tomato salsa on the tortilla. Then sprinkle finely chopped bell peppers, red onion, jalapeños and sun dried tomatoes on the tortilla
- Now it is time to roll up the tortilla tightly and refrigerate for at least an hour or over night before you cut it in small sized rollups
I made my favorite roasted tomato salsa with is perfect for this recipe.
Calories: 20; Fat: 0.7g; Carbs: 3g; Protein: 0.4g;