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Pizza Pinwheels

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Pizza Pinwheels
  • Prep 20 min
  • Total 35 min
  • Ingredients 6
  • Servings 24

In this easy app, everything you love about pizza is wrapped up in tender crescent pastries. Chopped pepperoni and green bell pepper combine with melty Italian cheeses in Pillsbury™ crescent dough to make a tasty twist on pizza everyone will love to snack on. P.S. Don’t forget the pizza sauce for dipping! MORE+ LESS-

Updated January 8, 2020
Pillsbury Crescents
Make with
Pillsbury Crescents

Ingredients

1
can (8 oz) Pillsbury™ refrigerated crescent rolls or 1 can (8 oz) Pillsbury™ refrigerated Crescent Dough Sheet
2
tablespoons grated Parmesan cheese
1/3
cup finely chopped pepperoni (about 1 1/2 oz)
2
tablespoons finely chopped green bell pepper
1/2
cup shredded Italian cheese blend (2 oz)
1/2
cup pizza sauce (from 8-oz can)

Steps

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  • 1
    Heat oven to 350°F. Spray cookie sheet with cooking spray.
  • 2
    If using crescent rolls: Unroll dough; separate dough into 4 rectangles. Firmly press perforations to seal. If using dough sheet: Unroll dough; cut into 4 rectangles.
  • 3
    Sprinkle Parmesan cheese, pepperoni, bell pepper and Italian cheese blend over each rectangle.
  • 4
    Starting with one short side, roll up each rectangle; press edge to seal. With serrated knife, cut each roll into 6 slices; place cut side down on cookie sheet.
  • 5
    Bake 13 to 17 minutes or until edges are golden brown. Meanwhile, heat pizza sauce. Immediately remove pinwheels from cookie sheet. Serve warm with warm pizza sauce for dipping.

Expert Tips

  • Use a very sharp serrated knife to slice the filled dough into clean, even rounds.
  • Serve with ranch dressing for dipping, as well, if desired.
  • Swap green bell pepper for red bell pepper for a sweeter taste.

Nutrition Information

Nutrition Facts

Serving Size: 1 Serving
Calories
60
Calories from Fat
30
% Daily Value
Total Fat
3 1/2g
5%
Saturated Fat
1 1/2g
7%
Trans Fat
1/2g
Cholesterol
0mg
0%
Sodium
140mg
6%
Potassium
30mg
1%
Total Carbohydrate
4g
1%
Dietary Fiber
0g
0%
Sugars
1g
Protein
2g
% Daily Value*:
Vitamin A
0%
0%
Vitamin C
0%
0%
Calcium
2%
2%
Iron
0%
0%
Exchanges:
0 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; 0 High-Fat Meat; 1/2 Fat;
Carbohydrate Choice
0
*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.

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