Turkey pinwheels with ranch seasoning and tortillas is a super easy recipe that tastes amazing. You only need a few ingredients and a refrigerator. This is very important in this recipe to make easy turkey roll ups. Want to learn how to make easy amazing turkey pinwheels from scratch? Lets get started!
Tortilla pinwheels come in some many different varieties. Today you will see two versions but you can easily make a million versions by adding or subtracting ingredient you like and don’t like.
This is a great recipe to prepare in advance like the day before a party. As long as you store the turkey roll ups in the refrigerator you are good to go.
Putting the pinwheels in the fridge gives it time to adapt to all the delicious flavors of the seasoning. The base is always the same which is a big flour tortilla. You can buy them or make them yourself.
If you have a big party and want to make this recipe I suggest you buy the burrito size tortillas but if you have time make some tortillas yourself. They will make these turkey pinwheels taste extra special.
Turkey pinwheels ingredients
If you In this recipe you need the following ingredients:
- Burrito size tortillas so extra big tortillas
- Cream cheese
- Oven baked streaky bacon
- Serrano ham
- Turkey slices
- Ranch seasoning mix
For the ranch seasoning you can buy it in a packet but in this recipe I used my homemade ranch seasoning recipe. You can make it in literally a matter of seconds.
How to make easy amazing turkey pinwheels
Making turkey pinwheels at home is really easy. You start with the ranch seasoning mix. If you make it yourself put it in a bowl and mix it with a spoon.
Take the cream cheese and stir the ranch seasoning thoroughly through set aside. Heat a skillet and bake the bacon. Cut the bacon into small bits. If you have oven baked streaky bacon just cut in into small strips.
Now take a burrito sized tortilla. These burrito tortillas are the biggest tortillas you can find or make them yourself. Put about two tablespoons of cream cheese on the tortilla and spread it with the spoon.
Then sprinkle the bacon bits on the tortilla. Cover with the slices of turkey and top with shredded cheese. Roll up the tortilla tightly.
For the second tortilla repeat the cream cheese and bacon routine. Add the shredded cheese on top and then cover with the slices of serrano ham. Again roll up tightly.
If necessary put a little toothpick or skewer in the tortilla so it does not fall apart. Then put the two tortillas in the fridge for at least 30 minutes.
Then take the tortilla rolls out of the fridge and cut of the ends. Slice the tortilla into 1 inch slices and you can serve your turkey roll ups.
Other tortilla pinwheels options
As mentioned above you have so many options to make pinwheels. To name a few:
- Vegetarian – do not want any meat in your pinwheels no problem. Add some tapenade to your tortilla. For some crunch use corn. Roll up tightly et voila
- Tomato salsa – another great options is to use roasted tomato salsa which is naturally sweet
- Vegan – want to make it vegan and not use cream cheese try this vegan cheese as a base and put some avocado on top with some sun dried tomatoes and olives. A killer combination
- Fish – cream cheese and salmon are a wonderful combination so remove the meat and add smoked salmon.
- Other meats – you can use basically all cut meats like salami, chorizo or regular ham
More pinwheel recipes
If you like pinwheels have a look at this recipe:
- Tapenade prosciutto pinwheels – made with puff pastry, tapenade and prosciutto ham
See how to make easy amazing turkey pinwheels
Want to see how you can make easy amazing turkey pinwheels with ranch and tortillas? Watch the instruction video below:
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Looking for an easy turkey pinwheels recipe? These turkey roll ups are made with ranch seasoning and big tortillas. This tortilla snack is great for parties
- 2 burrito tortillas
- 4 slices turkey
- 4 slices of serrano ham
- 6 strips ovenbaked streaky Bacon
- 125 g cream cheese
- ½ cup shredded cheese
- Ranch mix:
- 2 tbsp dried parsley
- 1 tbsp dried chives
- 2 tsp garlic powder
- 2 tsp onion powder
- 2 tsp dried onion flakes
- salt and pepper to taste
- Mix the ranch mix ingredients and stir through the cream cheese
- Cut the oven baked bacon in small bits
- Take a tortilla and spread about 2 tbsp of cream cheese on it. Sprinkle the cuts of bacon on the tortilla
- Cover with slices of turkey breast and add half of the shredded cheese
- Roll up tight and set aside
- Repeat the cream cheese and bacon on the second tortilla. Sprinkle the remaining cheese on the tortilla and cover with the serrano ham
- Roll the tortilla up tightly to keep it in shape. If necessary put a small skewer in the rolled up tortilla
- Put in the fridge for at least 30 minutes to an hour to let it firm up
- Cut of the ends and then cut into 1 inch slices
Serves: 24; Calories: 115; Fat: 6.6g; Carbs: 7.5g; Protein: 6.6g