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Nacho Pinwheels

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  • Prep 15 min
  • Total 30 min
  • Ingredients 7
  • Servings 24
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In this Mexican pinwheel recipe, classic Mexican snack flavors are rolled up in a flaky crescent roll for a finger food that'll wow guests of any age! Golden brown and fresh out of the oven, they're the perfect snack or appetizer to serve alongside some zingy salsa. The best part? You can whip up these tasty Mexican cream cheese pinwheels in half an hour!
Updated Nov 18, 2022
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Ingredients

  • 1 can (8 oz) refrigerated Pillsbury™ Original Crescent Rolls (8 Count) or 1 can (8 oz) refrigerated Pillsbury™ Original Crescent Dough Sheet
  • 1 package (3 oz) cream cheese, softened
  • 1 1/2 teaspoons from 1 container (6.25 oz) Old El Paso™ Original Taco Seasoning Mix
  • 1/3 cup finely shredded cheddar cheese
  • 1/4 cup whole kernel corn with red and green peppers (from 11-oz can), drained
  • 2 tablespoons finely chopped green onions (2 medium)
  • Salsa, if desired

Steps

  • 1
    Heat oven to 350°F. Spray cookie sheet with cooking spray.
  • 2
    If using crescent rolls: Unroll dough; separate dough into 4 rectangles. Firmly press perforations to seal. If using dough sheet: Unroll dough and cut into 4 rectangles.
  • 3
    In small bowl, mix cream cheese and taco seasoning mix. Stir in Cheddar cheese, corn and onions. Spread 2 tablespoons cream cheese mixture over each rectangle to within 1/4 inch of edges.
  • 4
    Starting with one short side, roll up each rectangle; press edge to seal. With serrated knife, cut each roll into 6 slices; place cut side down on cookie sheet.
  • 5
    Bake 13 to 17 minutes or until edges are golden brown. Serve warm with salsa.

Nutrition Information

60 Calories, 4g Total Fat, 1g Protein, 4g Total Carbohydrate, 0g Sugars

Nutrition Facts

Serving Size: 1 Appetizer
Calories
60
Calories from Fat
35
Total Fat
4g
6%
Saturated Fat
2g
9%
Trans Fat
1/2g
Cholesterol
5mg
2%
Sodium
120mg
5%
Potassium
10mg
0%
Total Carbohydrate
4g
1%
Dietary Fiber
0g
0%
Sugars
0g
Protein
1g
% Daily Value*:
Vitamin A
0%
0%
Vitamin C
0%
0%
Calcium
0%
0%
Iron
0%
0%
Exchanges:
0 Starch; 0 Fruit; 1/2 Other Carbohydrate; 0 Skim Milk; 0 Low-Fat Milk; 0 Milk; 0 Vegetable; 0 Very Lean Meat; 0 Lean Meat; 0 High-Fat Meat; 1 Fat;
Carbohydrate Choice
0
*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.
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