Ozark Christian Living

Family Life & Homemaker's Guide

Tortilla Pinwheels



From the kitchen of:

Mrs. Sarah E. Trainer

She riseth also while it is yet night, and giveth meat to her household, and a portion to her maidens.  Proverbs 31:15

Tasty fat-free dip.

Total Cost:  $7.25  Serves:  16  (1/4 C.) at $.45 per serving.


  • 8 ounces fat free sour cream
  • 8 ounces low-fat cream cheese, softened
  • 4 ounces green chilies, diced and well drained
  • 4 ounces black olives, chopped and well drained
  • 1 cup nonfat or low-fat cheddar cheese, grated
  • 1/2 cup green onion, chopped
  • 5 10" flour tortillas
  • garlic powder to taste

Directions to Prepare:

  • Combine: all ingredients (except flour tortillas) and mix thoroughly.
  • Divide:  the filling and spread evenly over the tortillas.
  • Roll:  up tortillas and cover tightly with plastic wrap, twisting ends.
  • Refrigerate:  several hours or overnight.
  • Unwrap:   cut in 1/2 inch slices.
  • Serve:  on appetizer tray with salsa.


Appetizer Tip:   Celery will crisp up fast by placing in a pan of cold water and add a sliced raw potato.