Italian Chicken Braid

Chicken, veggies and two Italian cheeses bake in an easy-to-assemble crescent braid.

  • prep time 25 min
  • total time 60 min
  • ingredients 7
  • servings 8

Ingredients

1
box (8 oz) Green Giant™ Simply Steam™ frozen garden vegetable medley
2
cups chopped cooked chicken breast
1
cup grated Parmesan cheese
1/2
cup mascarpone cheese
2
teaspoons Italian seasoning
2
cans Pillsbury™ Crescent Recipe Creations® refrigerated seamless dough sheet
1
egg white, beaten
  • 1 Heat oven to 375°F. Line large cookie sheet with parchment paper. Microwave frozen vegetables as directed on box, 2 to 3 minutes to thaw.
  • 2 In large bowl, mix vegetables, chicken, Parmesan and mascarpone cheeses. Stir in Italian seasoning.
  • 3 On cookie sheet, unroll both dough sheets, overlapping long sides to make 15x13-inch rectangle; press seam to seal. Spoon chicken mixture down center of rectangle in 6-inch-wide strip. Using kitchen scissors or sharp knife, make cuts 1 inch apart on each long side of rectangle to within 1/2 inch of filling. Fold strips of dough diagonally over filling, alternating from side to side and pressing to seal. Brush with beaten egg white.
  • 4 Bake 22 to 28 minutes or until crust is deep golden brown. Let stand 5 minutes.
  • Nutrition Information

    NUTRITION INFORMATION PER SERVING

    Serving Size: 1 Serving
    Calories
    380
    (
    Calories from Fat
    190),
    % Daily Value
    Total Fat
    21g
    21%
    (Saturated Fat
    11g,
    11%
    Trans Fat
    0g
    0%
    ),
    Cholesterol
    60mg
    60%;
    Sodium
    800mg
    800%;
    Total Carbohydrate
    28g
    28%
    (Dietary Fiber
    0g
    0%
      Sugars
    0g
    0%
    ),
    Protein
    19g
    19%
    ;
    % Daily Value*:
    Vitamin A
    15%;
    Vitamin C
    4%;
    Calcium
    20%;
    Iron
    10%;
    Exchanges:
    1 1/2 Starch; 0 Fruit; 1/2 Other Carbohydrate; 0 Skim Milk; 0 Low-Fat Milk; 0 Milk; 0 Vegetable; 1 Very Lean Meat; 1 Lean Meat; 0 High-Fat Meat; 3 1/2 Fat;
    Carbohydrate Choices:
    2
    *Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.
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