Lemon-Cream Cheese Crescent Ring

This delicious fresh lemon cream cheese crescent ring is so easy to make, yet so impressive! Perfect for brunch, or just serve with coffee or tea for a tasty treat.

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  • prep time 15 min
  • total time 35 min
  • ingredients 7
  • servings 6
 

Ingredients

Crescent Ring

1
package (3 oz) cream cheese, softened
1/4
cup granulated sugar
1
tablespoon fresh lemon juice
2
teaspoons grated lemon peel
1
can (8 oz) Pillsbury™ Crescent Recipe Creations™ refrigerated seamless dough sheet or 1 can (8 oz) Pillsbury™ refrigerated crescent dinner rolls

Glaze

1/2
cup powdered sugar
2
to 3 teaspoons milk

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LOCATION

Steps

  • 1 Heat oven to 350°F. Spray large cookie sheet with cooking spray. In small bowl, mix cream cheese, granulated sugar, lemon juice and lemon peel with electric mixer on medium speed until well blended.
  • 2 Unroll dough sheet. (If using crescent rolls, unroll dough and separate into 2 large rectangles. Overlap long sides to form 13x7-inch rectangle; firmly press edges and perforations to seal.) Spread cream cheese mixture on rectangle to within 1/2 inch of edges.
  • 3 Starting with 1 long side of rectangle, roll up; pinch edge to seal.
  • 4 With serrated knife, cut into 12 slices.
  • 5 Arrange slices on cookie sheet in a circle, overlapping slightly.
  • 6 Bake 15 to 20 minutes or until golden brown. In small bowl, mix Glaze ingredients until thin enough to drizzle. Drizzle over warm crescent ring.
  • 1 Heat oven to 350°F. Spray large cookie sheet with cooking spray. In small bowl, mix cream cheese, granulated sugar, lemon juice and lemon peel with electric mixer on medium speed until well blended.
  • 2 Unroll dough sheet. (If using crescent rolls, unroll dough and separate into 2 large rectangles. Overlap long sides to form 13x7-inch rectangle; firmly press edges and perforations to seal.) Spread cream cheese mixture on rectangle to within 1/2 inch of edges.
  • 3 Starting with 1 long side of rectangle, roll up; pinch edge to seal.
  • 4 With serrated knife, cut into 12 slices.
  • 5 Arrange slices on cookie sheet in a circle, overlapping slightly.
  • 6 Bake 15 to 20 minutes or until golden brown. In small bowl, mix Glaze ingredients until thin enough to drizzle. Drizzle over warm crescent ring.

EXPERT TIPS

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Expert Tips

Sprinkle the crescent ring with powdered sugar in place of the glaze if you like.

You can prepare the crescent ring up to 2 hours ahead of time; cover with plastic wrap, and refrigerate. Add a few extra minutes to the bake time.

Nutritional information

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Nutrition Information

NUTRITION INFORMATION PER SERVING

Serving Size: 1 Serving
Calories
250
(
Calories from Fat
100),
% Daily Value
Total Fat
11g
11%
(Saturated Fat
5g,
5%
Trans Fat
0g
0%
),
Cholesterol
15mg
15%;
Sodium
350mg
350%;
Total Carbohydrate
35g
35%
(Dietary Fiber
0g
0%
  Sugars
19g
19%
),
Protein
3g
3%
;
% Daily Value*:
Vitamin A
4%;
Vitamin C
0%;
Calcium
0%;
Iron
4%;
Exchanges:
1 Starch; 0 Fruit; 1 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:
2
*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.