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Crescent-Wrapped Brie

Crescent-Wrapped Brie
  • Prep 20 min
  • Total 60 min
  • Ingredients 3
  • Servings 12
This 3-ingredient baked brie recipe wraps a wheel of crowd-favorite brie cheese in Pillsbury™ Crescents for the easiest (and most delicious) party holiday appetizer. The combination of melty cheese and flaky pastry make baked brie with Crescent rolls an appetizer even picky eaters can’t turn down.
Updated November 26, 2020

Ingredients

  • 1 can (8 oz) refrigerated Pillsbury™ Original Crescent Rolls (8 Count) or 1 can (8 oz) refrigerated Pillsbury™ Original Crescent Dough Sheet
  • 1 round (8 oz) Brie cheese
  • 1 egg, beaten

Steps

  • 1
    Heat oven to 350°F.
  • 2
    If using crescent rolls: Unroll dough; separate crosswise into 2 sections. Pat dough and firmly press perforations to seal, forming 2 squares. If using dough sheet: Unroll dough; cut crosswise into 2 rectangles. Pat dough to form 2 squares.
  • 3
    Place 1 square on ungreased cookie sheet. Place cheese on center of dough. With small cookie or canapé cutter, cut 1 shape from each corner of remaining square; set cutouts aside.
  • 4
    Place remaining square on top of cheese round. Press dough evenly around cheese; fold bottom edges over top edges. Gently stretch dough evenly around cheese; press to seal completely. Brush with beaten egg. Top with cutouts; brush with additional beaten egg.
  • 5
    Bake 20 to 24 minutes or until golden brown. Cool 15 minutes. Serve warm.

  • Looking for a tart twist on Crescent roll baked brie? Try this recipe for Pastry-Wrapped Cranberry Brie made with whole berry cranberry sauce.
  • Do you think Pillsbury™ and baked brie are the perfect combo? Then you'll love our Bewitching Brie Mini Tarts topped with red pepper jelly and walnuts

Nutrition Facts

Serving Size: 1 Serving
Calories
140
Calories from Fat
90
Total Fat
10g
15%
Saturated Fat
5g
24%
Trans Fat
1g
Cholesterol
35mg
12%
Sodium
270mg
11%
Potassium
35mg
1%
Total Carbohydrate
7g
2%
Dietary Fiber
0g
0%
Sugars
1g
Protein
5g
% Daily Value*:
Vitamin A
2%
2%
Vitamin C
0%
0%
Calcium
4%
4%
Iron
4%
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; 1/2 High-Fat Meat; 1 Fat;
Carbohydrate Choice
1/2
*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.

  • Creamy, packed with flavor, perfect for a crowd. There’s no reason why you shouldn’t be serving Brie cheese at your next party, especially this recipe that takes a wheel of Brie and wraps it in flaky crescent dough! This is a true three-ingredient recipe. Grab a can of crescent dough and buy a wheel of quality Brie cheese, have one egg handy and you are ready to party. You can plus up this recipe by serving this baked brie with sliced apples, a drizzle of honey, a scoop of jam or a sprinkle of roasted nuts. Cheese and crescent rolls are a dynamic duo, especially at holiday parties and special get-togethers. That’s why we have so many crescent appetizers paired with cheese and a few more simple ingredients that will impress your guests with little effort.
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