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Olive Crescent Twists

Pack an olive twist into crescents for appetizers Italiano!

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  • prep time 15 min
  • total time 30 min
  • ingredients 6
  • servings 16
 

Ingredients

3/4
cup well-drained mixed olives
1
tablespoon olive oil
1/4
teaspoon garlic powder
1
can (8 oz) Pillsbury® refrigerated crescent dinner rolls or 1 can (8 oz) Pillsbury® Crescent Recipe Creations® refrigerated seamless dough sheet
1
egg, beaten
2
tablespoons grated Parmesan cheese

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  • 1 Heat oven to 375°F. Lightly grease cookie sheets, or spray with cooking spray. In food processor bowl with metal blade or blender container, place olives, oil and garlic powder. Cover and process with on/off pulses until finely chopped.
  • 2 If using crescent rolls: Unroll dough and separate dough into 4 rectangles. Press each to form 7x4-inch rectangle; press perforations to seal. If using dough sheet: Unroll dough and cut into 4 rectangles. Press each to form 7x4-inch rectangle.
  • 3 Brush dough rectangles with beaten egg. Evenly spread olive mixture on 2 of the rectangles. Top with remaining 2 rectangles, egg-brushed side down; press down. With thin sharp knife, cut each filled rectangle crosswise into 8 strips. Place strips 1 inch apart on cookie sheets, twisting each 2 or 3 times. Brush tops of strips with beaten egg. Sprinkle strips lightly with cheese.
  • 4 Bake 10 to 13 minutes or until golden brown. Serve warm or cool.
  • 1 Heat oven to 375°F. Lightly grease cookie sheets, or spray with cooking spray. In food processor bowl with metal blade or blender container, place olives, oil and garlic powder. Cover and process with on/off pulses until finely chopped.
  • 2 If using crescent rolls: Unroll dough and separate dough into 4 rectangles. Press each to form 7x4-inch rectangle; press perforations to seal. If using dough sheet: Unroll dough and cut into 4 rectangles. Press each to form 7x4-inch rectangle.
  • 3 Brush dough rectangles with beaten egg. Evenly spread olive mixture on 2 of the rectangles. Top with remaining 2 rectangles, egg-brushed side down; press down. With thin sharp knife, cut each filled rectangle crosswise into 8 strips. Place strips 1 inch apart on cookie sheets, twisting each 2 or 3 times. Brush tops of strips with beaten egg. Sprinkle strips lightly with cheese.
  • 4 Bake 10 to 13 minutes or until golden brown. Serve warm or cool.

Nutritional information

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Nutrition Information

NUTRITION INFORMATION PER SERVING

Serving Size: 1 Appetizer
Calories
80
(
Calories from Fat
45),
% Daily Value
Total Fat
5g
5%
(Saturated Fat
1 1/2g,
1 1/2%
Trans Fat
1g
1%
),
Cholesterol
15mg
15%;
Sodium
180mg
180%;
Total Carbohydrate
6g
6%
(Dietary Fiber
0g
0%
  Sugars
1g
1%
),
Protein
1g
1%
;
% Daily Value*:
Vitamin A
0%;
Vitamin C
0%;
Calcium
0%;
Iron
4%;
Exchanges:
1/2 Starch; 0 Fruit; 0 Other Carbohydrate; 0 Skim Milk; 0 Low-Fat Milk; 0 Milk; 0 Vegetable; 0 Very Lean Meat; 0 Lean Meat; 0 High-Fat Meat; 1 Fat;
Carbohydrate Choices:
1/2
*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.