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27 BEST Pinwheel Appetizers To Serve At Your Next Party! 🥳

27 BEST Pinwheel Appetizers To Serve At Your Next Party! 🥳

When you’re looking for the best recipe ideas around, this epic list of 27 pinwheel appetizers will be sure to get you started in the right direction!

We’ll never stop giving you the best ideas to make your party easy yet memorable for your guests.

Of course, you want your parties to start with delectable appetizers that will surely get their attention.

Today, we search around the world to give you the 27 best-tasting pinwheel appetizers you must try at your next party!

These tasty and flavorful pinwheel appetizer recipes we have for you are very versatile without needing too much time to prepare them before the party starts.

From Taco Pinwheels to BBQ Chicken Cheddar Pinwheels to Turkey Pesto Pinwheels, these tasty pinwheel snacks are going to make you the hero of the party!

We got mixed meat and veggies on this list but if you want meatless pinwheels, try #21 we guarantee that this is as delicious as the other dishes we have. 

We know you want more of it so without further adieu, let’s get started!

1. Spicy Tuna Pinwheels

An ideal starter for a game day with the touch of spice in every bite!

These cuties are sliced in perfection, layered with avocado, spinach, and spicy tuna filling, and rolled up in a tortilla.

These bite-size appetizers will be a sure hit!

2. Cold Ham & Cream Cheese Roll Ups

This five-ingredient finger food is also known as ham and cheese pinwheel.

Shredded cheese, cream cheese, and ham are the basics but adding ranch seasoning will make it even tastier!

It’s inexpensive yet delicious and guests will surely love to have this as finger food at any given time.

3. Italian Pinwheels With Cream Cheese

If you’re planning an Italian-inspired party, this is the best appetizer to serve!

With Italian flavors in one munch—savory cream cheese, fresh green leafy lettuce, pepperoni, salami, and ham, these mouthwatering starters will be a sure winner for your guest.

4. Taco Pinwheels

Want a go-to appetizer that you can prepare without a sweat?

This ideal pinwheel recipe can be made ahead of time, even a day before your game day or party without compromising its taste.

Every slice is loaded with great flavors and spiciness no one can resist!

5. Veggie Pizza Pinwheels

This deliciously-looking starter packed with veggies and ranch mix will surely be enticing at your table!

Whether you are serving this to a party or just a snack to dig in with the whole family, it’s definitely a great way to get that pizza taste in minis.

6. Salami & Cream Cheese Pinwheels

If you’re on a last-minute preparation for your party, you can give this a try.

Salami, mustard, cream cheese, and pickles wrapped in large tortillas creates an exploding savory, tangy and meaty flavor in one!

No one will think it was made in minutes!

7. Christmas Pinwheel

Already planning for the Christmas season?

Why not!

The combination of cream cheese, bell pepper, and ranch seasoning as filling to your large spinach tortilla wraps will display the Christmas colors: red and green!

Now you got an ultimate festive appetizer for your Christmas dinner to set the yuletide spirit!

8. Sausage & Cream Cheese Pinwheels

With just three ingredients put together; roll sausage, cream cheese, and crescent dough sheets, you can already have a delicious appetizer!

The cheesy, savory flavors of it will never fail you in front of your guests once you serve it.

It’s tastier when served hot!

9. Veggie Ranch Tortilla Pinwheels

These luscious minis are so handy, you can bring them anywhere, anytime!

You can do those in advance, refrigerate it and just reheat it when it’s time for serving.

Very convenient, isn’t it?

10. Bacon Cheddar Ranch Pinwheels

You can never say no to these pinwheels when you’re a cheese lover!

Loaded with lots of shredded cheddar and cream cheese, added with cooked ham, or leftover roasted chicken or turkey, rolled up in flour tortillas, sliced, and voila!

You got a delicious appetizer with the smokey, cheesy flavor all in!

11. BBQ Chicken Cheddar Pinwheels

No one will stop eating these smokey pinwheels until it’s all gone!

From the sauce to the smokey flavor of rotisserie chicken, enhanced by cheddar cheese makes this dish one of the best appetizers you can prepare.

You can be inventive and make some tweaks to the ingredients depending on your taste.

12. Chicken Bacon Ranch Pinwheels

Another Christmas-inspired pinwheel you and your family will love.

This smokey, cheesy goodness, rolled with meaty ingredients and seasoning is an eye-catcher on your holiday dinner table.

You can have it done ahead, seal it with a food wrap or on an air-tight container and keep it for up to 14 hours and the flavors will still be awesome.

13. Buffalo Chicken Pinwheels

Buffalo chicken for pinwheels?

Yes, please!

This spicy, heavenly appetizer is a must-try because it is undeniably irresistible!

Shredded chicken, light cream cheese, red hot sauce, and green onions spread out on your tortillas, rolled up, and sliced into bite-sized pieces make these so inviting to devour.

14. Jalapeno Popper Pinwheels

Let’s spice up your pinwheels with some jalapenos on them!

This spicy yet flavorful appetizer is overflowing with bacon crumbles, cream cheese, cheddar cheese, and jalapenos!

Serve it hot or cold but it’s superb when baked because it gives that crispy finish to every bite.

15. Tuscan Chicken Pinwheels

This scrumptious finger food is layered with the savory, cheesy, creamy filling goodness that will tickle your tastebuds!

Filled with chicken, Italian seasoning, cream cheese, cheddar, parmesan, sun-dried tomatoes, and spinach, you will munch on it over and over again.

16. Chicken Salad Pinwheels

The balanced flavor of sweetness and saltiness, combined with creaminess is equivalent to a delectable and enticing appetizer.

You have it all with these Chicken Salad Pinwheels that you can add to your holiday platter.

It’s a sure win for anyone’s hungry tummy!

17. Mexican Pinwheels

Want some Mexican flavors to satisfy your cravings?

No problemo!

These easy-peasy munchies will give you the Mexican taste in minutes! 

What’s great about this dish is that you can try it with ground beef or chicken and the bold flavors of it will still be incredibly satisfying.

18. Club Sandwich Pinwheels

Thinking of something to bring to a potluck or school parties?

Let’s make the classic club sandwich a delicious tiny twist!

The layers of smokey sliced turkey (or chicken) and the chewy bacon tidbits give this classic sandwich a whole new eating experience, not to mention when it’s served in slices, kids will surely love it.

19. Hawaiian Tortilla Roll Up

This bite-sized appetizer, layered with sweet pineapple and cream cheese makes this a new favorite once you serve it.

You’ll never be far from Hawaii once you get a taste of it!

20. French Dip Roast Beef Pinwheels

This is not your typical no-bake pinwheels!

The tasty filling of roasted beef, with sautéed golden onions and provolone cheese, rolled up in rich dough is baked to golden perfection to satisfy your appetite!

You can serve this with beefy dipping sauce for extra flavor.

21. Fiesta Pinwheels

This one is a tasty pinwheel less the meat.

Just blend cream and Mexican cheese, sour cream, taco seasoning, and some garlic powder and roll it into your tortillas and you can have all flavors partying in your mouth!

22. Spinach Artichoke Dip Pinwheels

If you already have a spinach artichoke dip in your fridge and you’re thinking of a unique way to present it, try to spread this to your tortillas, roll it up and slice to create this magnificent appetizer!

To enhance its flavor, you can use spinach wrap instead and you’ll love this even more.

23. Cranberry Feta Pinwheels

This Christmas-looking pinwheel is a mix of sweet and tangy flavors from cranberries, onion, and feta.

Using spinach tortillas to create this will give that extra holiday touch to every slice.

24. Roasted Red Pepper Hummus Pinwheels

You know it’s the holiday season when all you see are colors like red and green.

This one is not an exemption but of course, just any pinwheels we have on the list, this is still an awesome starter for game days, gatherings, or just something to munch for a snack.

25. Turkey Pesto Pinwheels

This one uses flatbreads instead of tortillas as a wrap.

Turkey, pesto, flatbreads and you can have luscious pinwheels to keep your tummy calm while waiting on your next meal.

26. Cheese Steak Pinwheels

Experimenting and repurposing dishes gives you a new experience with your classic dishes and this is one of them.

This is a Philly Cheesesteaks tweak to make it easy to dig in!

27. Chicken & Avocado Roll Ups

Looking for a way to make use of your leftover chicken?

Chicken-avocado roll-ups are a better way to reinvent it!

Loaded with tasty flavors, no one will suspect it’s from your leftover chicken last night.

The bottom line

Setting the mood of each party with a delicious appetizer is very important if you are the party host.

And we are honored by sharing with you the best ideas we can offer for pinwheel appetizers that will satisfy you and your guest while waiting for the main dish to be served.

We’re happy to hear from you about which of these recipes became an instant favorite to your family and guests by writing your comments down below!

Until the next dish is served!

Top 27 BEST Pinwheel Appetizers 🥳​​

Top 27 BEST Pinwheel Appetizers 🥳​​

These 27 easy pinwheel appetizers will surely get the party started and your guest's attention.


  • Spicy Tuna Pinwheels
  • Cold Ham & Cream Cheese Roll Ups
  • Italian Pinwheels With Cream Cheese
  • Taco Pinwheels
  • Veggie Pizza Pinwheels
  • Salami & Cream Cheese Pinwheels
  • Christmas Pinwheel
  • Sausage & Cream Cheese Pinwheels
  • Veggie Ranch Tortilla Pinwheels
  • Bacon Cheddar Ranch Pinwheels
  • BBQ Chicken Cheddar Pinwheels
  • Chicken Bacon Ranch Pinwheels
  • Buffalo Chicken Pinwheels
  • Jalapeno Popper Pinwheels
  • Tuscan Chicken Pinwheels
  • Chicken Salad Pinwheels
  • Mexican Pinwheels
  • Club Sandwich Pinwheels
  • Hawaiian Tortilla Roll Up
  • French Dip Roast Beef Pinwheels
  • Fiesta Pinwheels
  • Spinach Artichoke Dip Pinwheels
  • Cranberry Feta Pinwheels
  • Roasted Red Pepper Hummus Pinwheels
  • Turkey Pesto Pinwheels
  • Cheese Steak Pinwheels
  • Chicken & Avocado Roll Ups


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