Crescent Roll Recipes

A simple tube of premade crescent rolls can transform into all kinds of creative dishes. Enjoy these delicious ways to turn crescent rolls into appetizers and desserts.

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Apple-Gouda Pigs in a Blanket

For New Year’s, I used to make beef and cheddar pigs in a blanket, but now I like apple and Gouda for an even better flavor celebration. —Megan Weiss, Menomonie, Wisconsin

Chicken & Cheddar Mummy Braid

A hearty chicken filling is the spooky surprise inside this yummy mummy braid. Each slice is like a hot sandwich...


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Ring of Piggies

This charming plate of piggies looks like a holiday wreath when I drape fresh rosemary in the center. It’s a...


Sweet & Spicy Asian Chicken Petites

We love Asian flavors and finger foods. Using chicken, crescent rolls, Sriracha and chili sauce, I made an appetizer that...


Cookie Swirl Cobbler

An extra-rich, chocolate chip cookie dough and crescent roll topping provide a tasty twist on a classic cherry cobbler. Serve...

Make-Ahead Sausage Pinwheels

Filled with sausage, sweet pepper and cream cheese, these roll-ups are excellent for unexpected visitors, a cocktail party or a...


Bleeding Heart Brie

This impressive appetizer is simple to prepare and requires simple ingredients, too. The cherries add a new twist to baked...

Baked Mozzarella Sticks

This is a fantastic, healthier substitute for deep-fried mozzarella sticks. I like to serve the sticks with spaghetti. —Julie Puderbaugh,...


Mexican Chicken Roll-Ups

Refrigerated crescent rolls make these hearty appetizers easy to assemble. Keep the ingredients on hand for last-minute snacking. —Julie McDaniel,...


Crab Crescent Loaf

Golden crescent roll slices are scrumptious filled with dilled cream cheese and tender pieces of crab. You’re sure to appreciate...


Havarti Cheese Puff

Guests always think I spent a great deal of time on this appetizer and have a hard time guessing the...

Chicken ‘n’ Broccoli Braid

Beautiful braided breads really dress up events. It's full of chicken and veggies, and it's surrounded by a buttery crust....


Crescent Sausage Rolls

Loaded with pork sausage and cheese, these fun, golden brown sausage rolls from Cherie Durbin of Hickory, North Carolina are...


Hot Antipasto Sandwiches

I usually make this popular dish as an appetizer for holiday get-togethers. But I also like to serve it with...


Fresh Veggie Pizza

There's no need to bring confetti to your next snack-time gathering. Just carry in this colorful veggie pizza that's topped...


Chili Cheese Snacks

I've been collecting appetizer recipes for more than 20 years and have a host of tasty treats. These crescent roll...

Sweet Sausage Rolls

Refrigerated dough makes these appetizers a snap to prepare. Sausage gives them a little smoky heat, while honey and brown...


Party Pesto Pinwheels

I took a couple of my favorite recipes and combined them into these delicious hors d'oeuvres. The colorful and...


Mini Sausage Quiches

These bite-sized quiches are loaded with sausage and cheese—and all nestled into easy crescent roll dough. Serve the cute muffinettes...


Sausage Chive Pinwheels

These spirals are simple to make but look special on a buffet. Our guests eagerly help themselves, and sometimes the...


Spinach-Cheddar Crescent Bites

My idea for mini stuffed rolls came to mind on the day of a holiday gathering. The little golden bites...


Smoked Gouda & Roast Beef Pinwheels

Our local deli makes terrific roast beef sandwiches. This pinwheel appetizer re-creates the taste. My family says the pinwheels have...


Crabmeat-Cheese Appetizers

This recipe is based on one I developed for a contest. I've changed it somewhat since, and it's become a...


Mushroom & Onion Crescents

I knew these stuffed crescents were keepers when my husband ate most of the filling before I could roll it...

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Crab ‘n’ Cheese Spirals

These pretty pinwheels are loaded with cheese, imitation crabmeat and black olives. Using refrigerated crescent rolls is so convenient.—Lisa Harke,...


Parmesan Mushroom Tartlets

My easy tartlets loaded with a cheesy mushroom filling take advantage of refrigerated crescent roll dough. I think they’re best...


Crab Crescent Triangles

When friends who love crab were planning a party, I created this recipe just for them. These comforting baked bundles...


Italian Brunch Torte

We always serve this impressive layered breakfast bake with a salad of mixed greens and tomato wedges. It is one...


Artichoke Crescent Appetizers

This colorful appetizer is sure to please guests at any affair. My family loves it served both warmed up and...


Champion Chicken Puffs

My guests peeled rubber getting to the table to munch on Champion Chicken Puffs. These tender bites are made with...