Chicken Italiano Sliders

  6 reviews
  • 30|min prep time
  • 1|hr|10|min total time
  • 12 ingredients
  • 16 servings

oz fresh mozzarella cheese
cup mayonnaise
small clove garlic, finely chopped
teaspoon salt
teaspoon ground black pepper
teaspoon lemon juice
tablespoons finely chopped fresh basil leaves
cans Pillsbury™ Place 'n Bake® refrigerated crescent rounds
tablespoons Crisco® 100% Extra Virgin Olive Oil
teaspoon Italian seasoning
package (9 oz) refrigerated cooked Italian-style chicken breast strips, finely chopped
medium plum (Roma) tomatoes, cut into 16 slices


  1. 1 Heat oven to 375°F. Lightly spray 2 cookie sheets with Crisco® Original No-Stick Cooking Spray. Freeze mozzarella cheese 30 minutes.
  2. 2 Meanwhile, in small bowl, combine mayonnaise, garlic, salt, pepper, lemon juice and 1 tablespoon of the chopped basil; mix well. Cover; refrigerate.
  3. 3 Place crescent rounds 2 inches apart on cookie sheets. In small bowl, stir together olive oil and Italian seasoning. Lightly brush tops of rounds with 1 tablespoon of the oil mixture.
  4. 4 Bake 8 to 10 minutes or until light golden brown. Cool 5 minutes.
  5. 5 Using serrated knife, cut crescent rounds in half horizontally. Place 16 crescent halves, cut side up, on cookie sheets. Lightly brush with oil mixture. Bake 5 to 9 minutes or until golden brown. Repeat with remaining crescent halves and oil mixture.
  6. 6 Shred mozzarella cheese. Spread about 1/2 teaspoon of the mayonnaise mixture on each cut side of crescent rounds. Top bottom of each crescent round with 1 rounded tablespoon chicken, 1 tomato slice and 1 tablespoon shredded mozzarella. Place on cookie sheets.
  7. 7 Set oven control to broil. Broil 4 to 6 inches from heat 2 to 3 minutes or until cheese is melted. Remove from oven; top with remaining basil and crescent round tops. Secure sliders with cocktail toothpicks.




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