Ham and cheese pastry wheels

Ham and cheese pastry pinwheels

Ham and cheese pastry pinwheels are a great, easy appetizer that are sure to be a crowd favorite at your holiday parties. 
Course Appetizer
Cuisine American
Keyword Appetizer, pastry pinwheels, Puff pastry
Prep Time 10 minutes
Cook Time 20 minutes
Total Time 30 minutes
Servings 12
Calories 243kcal
Author Alida Ryder


  • 400 g puff pastry roll thawed
  • 100 g sliced ham
  • 100 g cheddar cheese grated
  • ½ tsp chili flakes
  • 1 tsp dried oregano
  • salt and pepper to taste
  • 1 egg beaten


  • Pre-heat the oven to 180ºC/350ºF. Place parchment disks into the bottoms of a 12-hole muffin tray. 
  • Place the puff pastry sheet on a chopping board then layer on the ham and grated cheese. Season with spices, salt and pepper. 
  • Roll into a tight roll and slice into 12 even pieces. Place the pinwheels into the prepared muffin tray and place into the oven. 
  • Allow to bake for 15-20 minutes or until golden brown and cooked through. 
  • Remove from the oven, gently lift from the muffin tray and serve. 



Calories: 243kcal | Carbohydrates: 15g | Protein: 6g | Fat: 17g | Saturated Fat: 5g | Cholesterol: 27mg | Sodium: 240mg | Potassium: 57mg | Vitamin A: 130IU | Calcium: 67mg | Iron: 1.1mg