SAVORY CRESCENT CHICKEN

 

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  • Servings: 4
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Ingredients

  • 1 (3 ounce) package cream cheese, softened
  • 1 tablespoon butter, softened
  • 2 cups cubed, cooked chicken meat
  • 1 tablespoon minced onion
  • 1/4 teaspoon salt
  • 1/8 teaspoon ground black pepper
  • 2 tablespoons milk
  • 1 tablespoon chopped pimento peppers (optional)
  • 1 (8 ounce) package refrigerated crescent rolls
  • 1 tablespoon butter, melted
  • 3/4 cup croutons

Directions

  • 1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees F (175 degrees C).
  • 2. In a medium bowl, beat cream cheese and 1 tablespoon melted butter or margarine until smooth.
  • Add the chicken, onion, salt, pepper, milk and pimento. Mix well.
  • 3. Separate crescent dough into four rectangles. Firmly press perforations to seal. Spoon 1/2 cup of the chicken mixture onto the center of each rectangle.
  • Pull 4 corners of dough to center of chicken mixture and twist firmly.
  • Pinch edges to seal.
  • 4. Place sandwiches on an ungreased cookie sheet.
  • Brush tops of sandwiches with 1 tablespoon of melted butter or margarine; sprinkle with crushed croutons.
  • Bake in preheated oven for 25 to 30 minutes or until golden brown.

Notes

"A quick and easy warm chicken sandwich. (TIP: Two 5-ounce cans of chunk chicken, drained and flaked, can be substituted for cubed cooked chicken.)" Original recipe yield: 4 sandwiches.

Categories: Sandwich 

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