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Roast Beef Wraps with Parsley Ricotta Pesto
- Prep Time: 8 minutes
- Makes: 2 servings
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|1/2 cup||part skim ricotta cheese||125 mL|
|1/3 cup||chopped fresh parsley||75 mL|
|1/2 tsp||grated lemon zest||2 mL|
|2 tsp||fresh lemon juice||10 mL|
|1/4 tsp||minced garlic||1 mL|
|1/4 tsp||salt||1 mL|
|2||low fat whole wheat flour tortillas large (8-10 inch / 20-25 cm)||2|
|1||red bell pepper seeded and thinly sliced||1|
|6 oz||lean thinly sliced cooked roast beef||175 g|
- In small bowl, combine ricotta, parsley, lemon zest, lemon juice, garlic and salt.
- Spread half of pesto over each tortilla. Top with red peppers followed by roast beef. Fold in sides and roll up. (Wraps can be made up to 1 day ahead.) Cut in half on diagonal to serve.
Nutrients per Serving
|Fat||10 grams fat (3.5 g saturated fat)|