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Tortilla Wheels With Pineapple Salsa

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Ingredients
  Flour tortillas 8
For filling
  Cream cheese 1 Cup (16 tbs)
  Green chili 1 , seeded and chopped finely
  Cilantro 2 Tablespoon, chopped
  Tomatoes 4 , seeded and chopped finely
  Scallions 4 , chopped finely
  Yellow pepper 1 , seeded and chopped finely
  Grated cheddar cheese 1 Cup (16 tbs)
  Salt To Taste
  Freshly ground black pepper To Taste
  Black mustard seeds 1 Tablespoon
  Orange 1
For salsa
  Pineapple slice 4 , chopped
  Red onion 1 Small, finely chopped
  Pineapple slices 4 , chopped
  Green chili 1 Small, seeded and chopped finely
  Red onion 1 Small, seeded and finely chopped
  Tomatoes 2 , finely diced
  Green chili 1 Small, seeded and finely chopped
Directions

GETTING READY
1. Prepare the filling by whisking the cream cheese with a wooden spoon until creamy and stirring in the remaining ingredients for filling.
2. Heat a nonstick skillet and add mustard seeds to it.
3. Broil for 1 to 2 minutes, stirring occasionally, until the seeds begin to pop. Tip out into a bowl and let cool.
4. Grate orange rind without the pith.
5. Peel the orange, segment, discarding pith and seeds and chop the pulp into small pieces.
6. Preheat the oven to 400°F before baking the tortillas.

MAKING
7. On a clean work surface, arrange 4 tortillas.
8. Spoon 1/8 of the prepared filling over each of them and spread evenly.
9. Cover the tortillas with another tortilla and spread remaining cheese filling on top.
10. Roll each stack tightly to form 4 logs.
11. Cover each in plastic wrap and place in the refrigerator to chill for at least 2 hours.
12. In the meantime prepare the salsa by combine the orange, rind, mustard seeds remaining ingredients in a serving bowl.
13. Toss well and let stand until ready to serve.

FINALIZING
14. Unwrap chilled tortillas.
15. Thinly slice the ends and discard.
16. Slice each roll into 8 equal thick slices.
17. Arrange them on baking sheets and place in preheated oven.
18. Bake for 15 to 20 minutes, until well golden.

SERVING
19. Arrange on a platter.
20. Serve the Tortilla Wheels with the Pineapple Salsa on the side.

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: 
Easy
Cuisine: 
Fusion
Course: 
Appetizer
Method: 
Baked
Restriction: 
Vegetarian
Ingredient: 
Cheese
Interest: 
Party
Preparation Time: 
10 Minutes
Cook Time: 
20 Minutes
Ready In: 
30 Minutes

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