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Grilled Crescent Dogs

grilled crescent dogs Entree
Grilled Crescent Dogs
  • Prep 10 min
  • Total 25 min
  • Ingredients 3
  • Servings 8

Enjoy some quality family time in the kitchen by making this easy Grilled Crescent Dogs recipe. What better way to take advantage of grilling out than with cheesy grilled crescent dogs? Even the pickiest of eaters will love these adorable grilled pigs in a blanket. MORE+ LESS-

Updated August 31, 2020
Pillsbury Crescents
Make with
Pillsbury Crescents

Ingredients

8
hot dogs
4
slices (3/4 oz each) American cheese, each cut into 6 strips
1
can (8 oz) Pillsbury™ refrigerated crescent dinner rolls

Steps

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  • 1
    Heat gas or charcoal grill for indirect cooking over medium heat.
  • 2
    Slit hot dogs to within 1/2 inch of ends.
  • 3
    Insert 3 strips of cheese into each slit.
  • 4
    Separate dough into 8 triangles. Wrap 1 dough triangle around each hot dog.
  • 5
    Place crescent dogs on double thickness of heavy-duty foil sprayed with cooking spray, about 2 inches apart. Place foil on grill over indirect heat; cover. Cook 12 to 15 minutes or until golden brown.
 

Nutrition Information

Nutrition Facts

Serving Size: 1 Crescent Dog
Calories
280
Calories from Fat
200
% Daily Value
Total Fat
22g
34%
Saturated Fat
9g
46%
Trans Fat
0g
Cholesterol
35mg
12%
Sodium
930mg
39%
Potassium
65mg
2%
Total Carbohydrate
13g
4%
Dietary Fiber
0g
0%
Sugars
5g
Protein
7g
% Daily Value*:
Vitamin A
2%
2%
Vitamin C
0%
0%
Calcium
10%
10%
Iron
4%
4%
Exchanges:
1/2 Starch; 0 Fruit; 1/2 Other Carbohydrate; 0 Skim Milk; 0 Low-Fat Milk; 0 Milk; 0 Vegetable; 0 Very Lean Meat; 0 Lean Meat; 1 High-Fat Meat; 2 1/2 Fat;
Carbohydrate Choice
1
*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.

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