Bacon Cheesy Whole-Wheat Pita Pockets

Bacon Cheesy Whole-Wheat Pita Pockets
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Bacon Cheesy Whole-Wheat Pita Pockets

Marla Meridith

Bacon Cheesy Whole-Wheat Pita Pockets

There is something fabulous about being able to hold a meal in your hands. These mini pita pockets are the perfect size for kids and just as wonderful for adults. Beware: They may be small, but they are hard to stop eating. Make a few for lunch and a few more for a snack. Use any cheese you like, but a slightly sharp Cheddar is a classic pairing with the bacon and creamy avocado.

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Directions

In a nonstick skillet over medium-high heat, cook the bacon until crisp. Blot with paper towels. Meanwhile, slice the avocado and toss the pieces with some lemon juice to prevent browning.

Stuff the mini pita pockets with the cheese, avocado, and cooked bacon. Toast the stuffed pita pockets for a few minutes until the cheese is melted and gooey.

Nutrition

Calories per serving:

49 kcal

Daily value:

2%

Servings:

4
  • Carbohydrate, by difference 3 g
  • Protein 4 g
  • Total lipid (fat) 2 g
  • Vitamin A, IU 184 IU
  • Vitamin A, RAE 52 µg
  • Ash 1 g
  • Calcium, Ca 156 mg
  • Carotene, beta 8 µg
  • Cholesterol 11 mg
  • Choline, total 12 mg
  • Fatty acids, total monounsaturated 1 g
  • Fatty acids, total saturated 2 g
  • Lutein + zeaxanthin 3 µg
  • Magnesium, Mg 8 mg
  • Phosphorus, P 261 mg
  • Potassium, K 70 mg
  • Retinol 51 µg
  • Selenium, Se 4 µg
  • Sodium, Na 309 mg
  • Sugars, total 2 g
  • Water 17 g
  • Zinc, Zn 1 mg
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