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Turkey Pinwheels

A Heart-Healthy Recipe from the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute

Prep time: 10 minutes
Cook time: 0 minutes
Total time: 10 minutes
Number of Servings: 4

This fun-to-make snack will become a family favorite


  • 4 slices whole-wheat bread
  • 1 Tbsp light mayonnaise
  • 1 Tbsp deli mustard
  • 1/2 cup cucumber, peeled and thinly sliced
  • 1/4 cup jarred roasted red peppers
  • 2 oz low-sodium deli turkey breast


  1. Remove the crusts from the bread and flatten each slice with a rolling pin.
  2. Combine mayonnaise and mustard. Spread about 1/2 tablespoon on each bread slice.
  3. Arrange cucumbers and red peppers evenly on each slice of bread, and top with 1/2 ounce turkey.
  4. Roll each slice into a log, and cut each log into four pieces with a sharp knife. Serve immediately, or refrigerate logs until ready to serve (cut prior to serving).

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