Source: MRS 2022
MRS: 4350.1 — Sandwiches (4000s)

Ham and Cheese Wrap-USDA (WGR)

Meal Component Contribution:
3 oz. eq. meat/meat alternate,1½ oz. eq. enriched grains, 1/8 cup other vegetable
Number of Portions: 50  Size of Portion: 1 wrap
Recipe HACCP Process: #1 - No cook
Meat/Meat Alternate Enriched Grain Vegetables (Other)
  •  Meat/Meat Alternate
  •  Enriched Grain
  •  Vegetables (Other)

Ham, Cooked, Sliced, #100187-USDA Foods
8  pounds
Cheese, Cream, (Lite Neufchatel), #1302
12  ounces , , softened
Tortilla, Soft Flour, 8", #1222
50  tortillas
Cheese, American Process, Sliced, #1308
3  pounds + 2  ounces
Lettuce, Shredded, #4008
2  pounds
Tomatoes, Whole, Red, Ripe, Raw, #4110
1  pound + 8  ounces


Weigh a 2½ ounce portion of sliced ham to determine the portion size.




  • Rinse the tomatoes under cool, running water, then drain them thoroughly.
  • Core the tomatoes, then dice them into ½-inch pieces.

CCP:  Hold under refrigeration (41 degrees F or lower) until ready for service. Check temperature every 30 minutes.



  • Thaw the tortillas according to package directions.
  • Spread tortillas with a very thin layer of softened cream cheese.
  • Layer 2½ ounces of ham, 1 ounce (two ½ ounce slices) of cheese, ¼ cup shredded lettuce, and 1 tablespoon diced tomatoes in the center of each tortilla.
  • Fold 2 sides of wrap 1 inch over the filling.
  • Roll tightly as for jelly roll, starting to roll from the side and over the filling.
  • Cut in half diagonally. (See MRS 798 - Turkey and Cheese Wrap for stepwise pictures of making a wrap).
  • Wraps may be wrapped in deli paper, waxed paper, foil, or plastic wrap.
  • Place each wrap in steamtable pans (12" x 20" x 21⁄2") lined with pan liners.
  • Prepare in batches to maintain quality.

Serve immediately, or cover and place under refrigeration until ready for service.

CCP:  Hold under refrigeration (41 degrees F or lower) until ready for service.


Portion 1 wrap (2 halves) per serving. Each portion provides 3 oz. eq. meat/meat alternate, 1½ oz. eq. enriched grains, and 1/8 cup other vegetable.

CCP:  Hold under refrigeration (41 degrees F or lower) until ready for service. Check temperature every 30 minutes.  Cover, label, and date any leftovers .

Production Notes

Use USDA Foods products when available.
Refer to USDA FNS Food Buying Guide for School Meal Programs for quantities to purchase if recipe is altered.
If changes are made in ingredients, check crediting information and re-calculate the nutrition analysis.
"Culinary Techniques for Healthy School Meals" provides seasoning and serving ideas for sandwiches.

Serving Notes

Have condiments available for selection by students. Condiments have not been included in this nutrient analysis – remember to include them in the weekly menu nutrient analysis.

Alternate instructions: Assemble sandwiches on the serving line.

Purchasing Guide


Miscellaneous Notes


Nutrients Per Serving
30.32 g
Dietary Fiber
1.73 g
21.04 g
1149.00 mg
Total Fat
14.36 g
Sat. Fat
7.90 g
Trans Fat
0.00 g

Illustrated Steps for Preparation of Ham and Cheese Wrap - USDA Foods (WGR)

1 serving of Ham and Cheese Wrap