Some easy recipes for tortilla pinwheels include appetizer tortilla pinwheels, cheddar bacon ranch pinwheels and ham and cheese pinwheels. Tortilla pinwheels work well as an appetizer, after-school snack or lunch dish.
To make MotherThyme.com's recipe for cheddar bacon ranch pinwheels, combine 2 8-ounce packages cream cheese, 1 cup shredded cheddar cheese and 1/2 cup crumbled bacon in a bowl. Add 1/2 teaspoon each of dill, parsley flakes and garlic powder and 1/4 teaspoon onion powder. Stir these ingredients until well combined. Add salt and pepper to taste. Spread the mixture evenly over 5 flour tortillas. Roll each tortilla into a cylinder, then wrap in plastic and refrigerate for a few hours. Before serving, cut each tortilla horizontally into slices.
For CenterCutCook.com's ham and cheese pinwheels, combine 1 8-ounce package cream cheese, 1/4 cup mayonnaise and 1/2 teaspoon each dill weed, garlic powder and onion powder. Mix well. Spread a thin layer of the cheese mixture over a tortilla. Place a few slices of deli ham down the length of the center of the tortilla. Place a layer of the sliced cheese of your choice over top of the ham. Roll the tortilla tightly into a cylinder and slice it into even medallions. Serve immediately.