Pin wheels are defined as a thin slice of bread, meat or tortilla rolled up and cut into thin slices.
-Rolled sandwiches: 1916
-Cream cheese filled Pinwheel sandwiches ( form of a pinwheel not rolled):1929
-Pinwheel sandwich ( Rolled): 1933
-Pinwheel sandwich ( tortilla instead of bread):1984
The pinwheels that are eaten today are not at all the same as when they were first invented, however this isn't surprising knowing the history of food. Pinwheels back than consisted of bread with butter spread out on it, Than the bread was rolled up. Today's pinwheels consist of tortilla and a cream cheese base. -- Then we add in different ingredients depending upon the season and/or occasion.
For a Serving Size of 1 piece (100g)Calories 150Calories from Fat 117(78%) *Total Fat 13g-Sodium 95mg4%Carbohydrates5g- Net carbs 5g- Fiber 0g0%Protein 1g