Bake-Off® Contest 43, 2008
Chatsworth, California

Apricot-Gorgonzola Crescent Appetizers

You'll love every bite of creamy sweetness in appetizers easy on the prep.

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  • prep time 10 min
  • total time 40 min
  • ingredients 6
  • servings 12
 

Ingredients

1
can (8 oz) Pillsbury™ refrigerated crescent dinner rolls or 1 can (8 oz) Pillsbury™ Crescent Recipe Creations® refrigerated seamless dough sheet
1/4
cup SMUCKER'S® Apricot Preserves
2
tablespoons LAND O LAKES® Butter
1/2
cup crumbled Gorgonzola cheese (2 oz)
1/2
cup Fisher® Chef's Naturals® Chopped Pecans
1/4
teaspoon freshly ground pepper

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Steps

  • 1 Heat oven to 350°F. Spray large cookie sheet with CRISCO Original No-Stick Cooking Spray.
  • 2 If using crescent rolls: Unroll dough; place on cookie sheet. Press dough into 13x9-inch rectangle. Firmly press perforations to seal. If using dough sheet: Unroll dough; place on cookie sheet. Press dough into 13x9-inch rectangle.
  • 3 In small microwavable bowl, microwave preserves and butter uncovered on High about 30 seconds or until butter is melted; stir until smooth. Spread preserves mixture evenly over dough. Top evenly with cheese and pecans. Sprinkle evenly with pepper.
  • 4 Bake 13 to 19 minutes or until crust is deep golden brown. Cool 10 minutes. Cut into 12 squares. Serve warm.
  • 1 Heat oven to 350°F. Spray large cookie sheet with CRISCO Original No-Stick Cooking Spray.
  • 2 If using crescent rolls: Unroll dough; place on cookie sheet. Press dough into 13x9-inch rectangle. Firmly press perforations to seal. If using dough sheet: Unroll dough; place on cookie sheet. Press dough into 13x9-inch rectangle.
  • 3 In small microwavable bowl, microwave preserves and butter uncovered on High about 30 seconds or until butter is melted; stir until smooth. Spread preserves mixture evenly over dough. Top evenly with cheese and pecans. Sprinkle evenly with pepper.
  • 4 Bake 13 to 19 minutes or until crust is deep golden brown. Cool 10 minutes. Cut into 12 squares. Serve warm.

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Nutrition Information

NUTRITION INFORMATION PER SERVING

Serving Size: 1 Appetizer
Calories
160
(
Calories from Fat
90),
% Daily Value
Total Fat
11g
11%
(Saturated Fat
3 1/2g,
3 1/2%
Trans Fat
1g
1%
),
Cholesterol
10mg
10%;
Sodium
230mg
230%;
Total Carbohydrate
13g
13%
(Dietary Fiber
0g
0%
  Sugars
5g
5%
),
Protein
3g
3%
;
% Daily Value*:
Vitamin A
0%;
Vitamin C
0%;
Calcium
4%;
Iron
4%;
Exchanges:
1/2 Starch; 0 Fruit; 1/2 Other Carbohydrate; 0 Skim Milk; 0 Low-Fat Milk; 0 Milk; 0 Vegetable; 0 Very Lean Meat; 0 Lean Meat; 0 High-Fat Meat; 2 Fat;
Carbohydrate Choices:
1
*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.
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