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Ham and Spinach Pinwheel Appetizer Recipe

This Ham and Spinach Pinwheel appetizer recipe is super easy to do, cooks in a flash and is also easy to eat and serve.

I am always looking for new and interesting easy appetizers to start my parties off with a bang. 

If you are looking for 30 minute meals or appetizers, this one fits the bill nicely!

Ham and spinach pinwheel appetizer. Perfect for a party or a lunch with a salad. So easy to make!

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Start your next Party with this Ham and Spinach Pinwheel Appetizer Recipe

To make the recipe, you will need just 4 ingredients

  • 1 can – refrigerated crescent rolls
  • 6 tablespoons – Laughing cow French onion cheese
  • 6 slices – cooked thinly sliced deli ham
  • 28 leaves of fresh spinach

Making the pinwheels is easy as can be.  You just use crescent roll dough that you make into four triangles and layer with your ingredients.

pinwheels with layers

Roll the dough and layers into sausage shaped bundles. Pinch the dough so that it holds.

Roll into bundles

The slice into 3/4 inch pinwheels and bake. What could be easier?

ready to bake

About 15-18 minutes in the oven until golden brown and serve.

Ham and Spinach Pinwheel appetizer

This makes the perfect appetizer but also is wonderful for a lunch with a salad or even dinner with some roasted or steamed veggies. 

The kids love these too!  Stand back and watch the platter get emptied in no time flat.

Ham and spinach pinwheel appetizer

For another great party appetizer, check out these pretzel crusted chicken tenders.

Yield: 20

Ham and Spinach Pinwheel Appetizer Recipe

Ham and Spinach Pinwheel Appetizer Recipe

These tasty ham and spinach pinwheels make a great party appetizer

Prep Time 5 minutes
Cook Time 15 minutes
Total Time 20 minutes


  • 1 cans - refrigerated crescent rolls
  • 4 small packs of Laughing cow French onion cheese
  • 8 thin slices - cooked deli ham
  • 24 leaves of fresh spinach
  • Directions:


  • Start by heating the oven to 350.
  • Separate the crescent roll dough into 4 rectangles and press the perforations to seal.
  • Spread the rectangles with the Laughing cow cheese to within 1/4 inch of the edges.
  • Layer with the ham and then the spinach.
  • Starting at one side of your rectangle, roll up each piece of dough.
  • Press the edges to seal.
  • Cut each roll into 6 slices, trimming the edge pieces so they will sit flat on the cookie sheet.
  • Place the cut triangles on ungreased cookie sheet.
  • Bake for 15to 18 minutes or until golden brown.
  • Nutrition Information:



    Serving Size:

    1 pinwheel

    Amount Per Serving: Calories: 62Total Fat: 3gSaturated Fat: 2gTrans Fat: 0gUnsaturated Fat: 1gCholesterol: 12mgSodium: 166mgCarbohydrates: 6gFiber: 1gSugar: 2gProtein: 3g

    Nutritional information is approximate due to natural variation in ingredients and the cook-at-home nature of our meals.

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