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Turkey and Ham Crescent Braid

  • Prep 20 min
  • Total 1 hr 5 min
  • Ingredients 8
  • Servings 8

For the lunch bunch or grazing guests, this cheesy turkey and ham braid is dressed up with broccoli florets and is always the life of the party. ...MORE+ LESS-

Ingredients

2
cups frozen broccoli florets
2
cans (8 oz each) Pillsbury™ refrigerated crescent dinner rolls or 2 cans (8 oz each) Pillsbury™ refrigerated Crescent Dough Sheet
1/2
lb thinly sliced oven-roasted turkey breast
1/4
cup creamy Dijon mustard-mayonnaise spread
1/2
lb chopped cooked ham
1
cup shredded sharp Cheddar cheese (4 oz)
1
egg, beaten
1 1/2
teaspoons sesame seed

Steps

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  • 1
    Heat oven to 375°F. Cook broccoli as directed on bag; drain well on paper towels.
  • 2
    If using crescent rolls: Unroll both cans of dough; do not separate. On ungreased cookie sheet, place dough with long sides together, forming 15x12-inch rectangle. Press edges and perforations to seal. If using dough sheets: Unroll both cans of dough. On ungreased cookie sheet, place dough with long sides together, forming 15x12-inch rectangle.
  • 3
    Arrange turkey in 6-inch-wide strip lengthwise down center of dough to within 1 inch of each short side. Spread mustard-mayonnaise spread over turkey. Top with ham, broccoli and cheese.
  • 4
    With sharp knife or scissors, make cuts 1 1/2 inches apart on long sides of dough to within 1/2 inch of filling. Alternately cross strips over filling, twisting strips once. Tuck ends under; press to seal. Brush dough with beaten egg. Sprinkle with sesame seed.
  • 5
    Bake 35 to 45 minutes or until crust is deep golden brown and no longer doughy, covering with foil during last 10 minutes of baking to prevent excessive browning. Cool 5 minutes. To serve, cut crosswise into slices.

Expert Tips

  • For the best results, always keep refrigerated dough very cold until just before you're ready to use it.

Nutrition Information

Nutrition Facts

Serving Size: 1 Serving
Calories
390
Calories from Fat
190
% Daily Value
Total Fat
21g
32%
Saturated Fat
8g
41%
Trans Fat
3g
Cholesterol
80mg
27%
Sodium
1090mg
45%
Potassium
270mg
8%
Total Carbohydrate
26g
9%
Dietary Fiber
1g
7%
Sugars
5g
Protein
24g
% Daily Value*:
Vitamin A
10%
10%
Vitamin C
10%
10%
Calcium
10%
10%
Iron
15%
15%
Exchanges:
1 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 Choice
2
*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.

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