Make your own pita crisps in minutes with this simple and refreshing snack recipe. Cinnamon coated pitas bake up into crisp delicious chips which pair beautifully with a sweet strawberry-orange cream cheese spread.

Diabetic Living Magazine
Source: Diabetic Living Magazine


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  • Preheat oven to 350 degrees F. Line a baking sheet with parchment paper; set aside..

  • Split pita bread in half horizontally. Lightly coat the cut side of each pita bread half with cooking spray. Sprinkle with cinnamon. Cut each pita half into six wedges. Arrange the wedges in a single layer on the baking sheet. Bake for 10 to 12 minutes or until crisp. If desired, store the pita crisps in an airtight container for up to 1 week.

  • Meanwhile, stir together cream cheese, orange peel, and orange juice in a small bowl. Serve the pita crisps with the strawberry spread and sliced strawberries.


Equipment: Parchment paper

Nutrition Facts

139 calories; protein 7g 14% DV; carbohydrates 26.9g 9% DV; exchange other carbs 2; dietary fiber 2.9g 12% DV; sugars 6.1g; fat 0.6g 1% DV; saturated fat 0.1g; cholesterol 2.4mg 1% DV; vitamin a iu 404IU 8% DV; vitamin c 42.5mg 71% DV; folate -1mcg; calcium 57.2mg 6% DV; iron 1.1mg 6% DV; magnesium 15.4mg 6% DV; potassium 161.9mg 5% DV; sodium 350.6mg 14% DV.