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Sweet 'n' Sour Pockets Recipe

This recipe combines two great foods that are fabulous together—ham and pineapple. I first made these for a ladies luncheon and was asked many times for the recipe.
TOTAL TIME: Prep: 10 min. + chilling YIELD:5 servings

Ingredients

  • 1/3 cup mayonnaise
  • 1/3 cup sour cream
  • 1/2 teaspoon Dijon mustard
  • 3/4 cup pineapple tidbits, drained
  • 5 pita pocket breads (6 inches), halved
  • 10 lettuce leaves
  • 10 slices (1 ounce each) fully cooked ham
  • 1/2 cup chopped green pepper
  • 1/2 cup chopped red onion

Directions

  • 1. In a small bowl, combine the mayonnaise, sour cream and mustard. Cover and chill for 1 hour.
  • 2. Just before serving, stir in pineapple. Fill each pita half with lettuce, ham, 2 tablespoons pineapple mixture, green pepper and onion. Yield: 5 servings.

Nutritional Facts

2 pockets equals 291 calories, 3 g fat (0 saturated fat), 30 mg cholesterol, 1,166 mg sodium, 49 g carbohydrate, 0 fiber, 16 g protein. Diabetic Exchanges: 2-1/2 starch, 2 lean meat, 1 vegetable, 1 fruit.