Cream Cheese Pinwheels

Cream Cheese Pinwheels |My Kitchen AddictionsIt’s time to prepare those favorite finger foods for your upcoming New Year celebration.  May I suggest these easy-to-prepare and yummy cream cheese pinwheels?  They are a favorite in our family…even the youngest love them!

Cream Cheese Pinwheels
Recipe type: appetizer
  • 2 (8 ounce) packages cream cheese
  • 1 cup cheddar cheese, shredded
  • 1 small can (4.25 ounces) chopped black olives
  • 1 small can (4.25 ounces) green chilies
  • 1 (1 ounce) envelope Hidden Valley Ranch Dressing mix
  • 1 (10 pk) flour tortillas
  1. Combine all ingredients, except flour tortillas.
  2. Add approximately one-third cup of mixture onto a flour tortilla.
  3. Spread mixture until thin, covering all of tortilla.
  4. Roll tortilla tight.
  5. Cut into approximately one-half inch pieces.
  6. Continue process until all mixture is used.

Start by mixing all ingredients, except the flour tortillas.Cream Cheese Pinwheels | My Kitchen AddictionsAdd approximately one-third cup mixture on a flour tortilla and spread until thin and tortilla is completely covered.Cream Cheese Pinwheels | My Kitchen AddictionsRoll tortilla tightly and slice into approximately one-half inch slices.  Continue process until all cream cheese mixture is used.  Cream Cheese Pinwheels | My Kitchen AddictionsServe on a platter and watch these pinwheels disappear when your guest arrive.



  1. I make some similar to that and use sliced green onions but without the ranch mix and maybe a tablespoon of the olives. After rolling them up, I wrap with plastic wrap and refrigerate for an hour or two, then slice. I think it makes it easier.

    • Missouri Farm Chick says:

      I like the green onion idea! I think I might try that next time! Thanks for the tip!

  2. Love these, they look great!
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  3. Why have I never thought of doing this with tortillas? So pretty 🙂
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