Baked Chicken in Crescent Rolls for 2

Total Time
35mins
Prep 15 mins
Cook 20 mins

This is my version of a recipe that was in a local magazine from our power company. I changed around a few of the ingredients and scaled it to feed two. Hope you enjoy. I love it because it is pretty quick and easy. Just add a salad and green beans and you have a wonderful meal.

Ingredients Nutrition

Directions

  1. Poach the chicken for 15 minutes in enough water to cover; salt and pepper the water; remove from water, cool and cut into 4 pieces.
  2. Divide the crescent rolls and roll chicken in the rolls (you will not use but 4 of the rolls, so you will have 4 left over to cook for your bread) Place the chicken into a 8x8 casserole dish which has been sprayed with pam or buttered.
  3. Place seam side down.
  4. Heat soup, milk and 1/2 cup cheese in a small sauce pan until cheese is melted.
  5. Pour over chicken bundles and then sprinkle the other 1/2 cup cheese on top.
  6. Bake at 350 degrees until rolls are golden brown, approximately 20 minutes.
  7. NOTE: I always freeze the water that I use to poach the chicken in 2 cup servings.
  8. I then use this in the place of water in soups and stews.

Reviews

Most Helpful

I'll bet if you use your George Foreman grill it will add a "roasted chicken" flavor to an already great recipe.Some peas or broccoli under the cheese sauce will add a little color interest& fiber

thinice September 25, 2005

Really simple and really yummy. I loved how easy this was. Very much in the comfort food category. The only issue I had was not baking it for quite long enough, some of the dough was still a little under-cooked. I would just do it for a few more minutes in the oven next time.

j_craig87 November 25, 2016

I am sorry, but this dish was way too salty. It almost contains a recommended daily sodium intake and saturated fat and is not good for people with diabetes, high blood pressure, high cholesterol or CVD. The idea was great though.

InnerHarmonyNutrition December 20, 2011

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