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Mexican Chicken Pinwheels

Elements ( Servings: 36 items )

  • 2 rooster breasts boneless skinless, finely shredded
  • ¾ cup mayonnaise
  • 2 inexperienced onions thinly sliced
  • 2 tablespoons dried minced onion
  • 1 teaspoon garlic salt
  • 3 tablespoons gentle brown sugar packed
  • ½ cup thinly sliced purple seedless grapes
  • ⅓ cup sliced almonds
  • Salt and pepper to style
  • 4 burrito sized tortillas

How To Make Mexican Chicken Pinwheels

  1. Combine collectively the mayonnaise and rooster in a big bowl.
  2. Add in inexperienced onions, minced onion, garlic salt, brown sugar, grapes, and almonds to the combination. Stir as much as mix. Style and add salt and pepper if desired.
  3. Format a burrito tortilla in your work floor. Add 1 / 4 of the rooster salad combination and unfold it out. Depart a 1/2 inch border across the finish of the tortilla so it doesn’t overflow. Roll the tortilla up tightly right into a log and repeat with the remaining rooster salad and tortilla shells.
  4. Wrap the logs in plastic wrap tightly and fold the ends of the wrap below the logs. Put them within the fridge for 4 hours, or in a single day if doable.
  5. Take away the plastic from the pinwheels and reduce them into 1/2 inch slices. Serve and revel in.

Cooking Notes

  1. Use smooth and pliable tortillas in order that they roll simply and gained’t crack. 
  2. Don’t overstuff your pinwheels or they’ll be robust to chop and troublesome to deal with. 
  3. Be certain that you wrap them tightly in order that they’re simpler to slice.
  4. We discover that utilizing a serrated knife to chop these works greatest!
  5. Be at liberty to make use of completely different flavors of tortillas, simply make sure that they’re burrito measurement.
  6. Experiment and add in different elements like apple bits, raisins or chopped onions, and so forth for various flavors – these are very adaptable.
  7. The refrigeration step is crucial. It’s nice that you would be able to combine the salad after which make the pinwheels, since you need to allow them to set within the fridge anyway, you may skip the step of chilling the rooster salad by itself.