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Sweet Sausage Bites

sweet sausage bites Appetizer
Sweet Sausage Bites
  • Prep 15 min
  • Total 35 min
  • Ingredients 6
  • Servings 24

Crescent rolls hug smoked sausage links layered on a base of maple-syrup-sweetened pecans in this party-perfect appetizer recipe. From Cathy Baker, Bake-Off® Monthly Challenge.

Updated October 9, 2018
Pillsbury Crescents
Make with
Pillsbury Crescents

Ingredients

  • 1/2
    cup butter
  • 1/2
    cup chopped pecans
  • 3
    tablespoons packed brown sugar
  • 3
    tablespoons real maple syrup
  • 1
    can (8 oz) Pillsbury™ refrigerated crescent rolls (8 rolls)
  • 24
    cocktail-size smoked link sausages (from 14-oz package)

Steps

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  • 1
    Heat oven to 400°F. In small microwavable bowl, microwave butter uncovered on High 30 to 60 seconds or until melted. Stir in pecans, brown sugar and syrup until well blended. Spread in ungreased 11x7-inch (2-quart) glass baking dish.
  • 2
    Separate dough into 8 triangles. Cut each triangle lengthwise into three smaller triangles to make 24 triangles. Place 1 sausage on shortest side of each triangle and roll up, starting at shortest side, rolling to opposite point. Place sausage rolls point sides down in baking dish, making 3 rows each of 8 sausages.
  • 3
    Bake 15 to 20 minutes or until rolls are golden brown. Remove from baking dish to serving platter while still warm. Serve warm or cool.
 

Nutrition Facts

Serving Size: 1 Appetizer
Calories
130
Calories from Fat
90
% Daily Value
Total Fat
10g
16%
Saturated Fat
4 1/2g
22%
Trans Fat
1/2g
Cholesterol
15mg
5%
Sodium
210mg
9%
Potassium
35mg
1%
Total Carbohydrate
8g
3%
Dietary Fiber
0g
0%
Sugars
4g
Protein
2g
% Daily Value*:
Vitamin A
2%
2%
Vitamin C
0%
0%
Calcium
0%
0%
Iron
0%
0%
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; 2 Fat;
Carbohydrate Choice
1/2
*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.

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