Orange Jalapeno Chicken Party Pinwheels Recipe

The Hale Groves Team


1 package 10 inch flour tortillas (6 tortillas)
8 ounces cream cheese, softened
1 tablespoon jalapeno chilies, chopped
2 tablespoons orange marmalade
1 tablespoon green onions, chopped
1 tablespoon fresh parsley, chopped
4 baked or grilled chicken breasts cut in thin strips
2 cups fresh spinach cut in very thin strips
1 avocado, sliced
Florida grapefruit salsa (recipe to follow)


Mix softened cream cheese with jalapeno chilies, orange marmalade, green onions and parsley. Spread on middle of flour tortillas, making sure to leave at least ½ inch around edge. Top with several thin chicken strips. Top with avocado and shredded spinach. Top with dollop of salsa.

Roll tortillas and refrigerate until chilled (approximately 4 hours).

Cut tortillas into 1 inch slices. Arrange on plate and garnish with Florida citrus fruit.
Yield:  Approximately 48 pinwheels.

Grapefruit Salsa

1 cup pink Florida grapefruit, sections
1 cup white Florida grapefruit, sections
2 tablespoons green onions, chopped
2 tablespoons fresh parsley, minced
2 tablespoons raspberry vinegar
2 teaspoons brown sugar
2 tablespoons chili sauce
2 drops Tabasco sauce
Black pepper, Lawry’s seasoning salt, and rum to taste

Combine all ingredients stirring gently and refrigerate for 1 hour to chill.

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