Chicken Fajita Crescent Braid

Total Time
Prep 25 mins
Cook 25 mins

This is a great appetizer from Pillsbury.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Heat oven to 375°F.
  2. Spray large cookie sheet with cooking spray.
  3. Unroll dough onto cookie sheet; press to 8x12 inches.
  4. In 10-inch skillet, heat oil over medium-high heat.
  5. Add chicken; stir in chili powder, salt and garlic; cook 3 to 5 minutes, stirring occasionally, until lightly browned.
  6. Add onion and bell pepper strips; cook 2 to 3 minutes longer or until chicken is no longer pink in center and vegetables are crisp-tender.
  7. Spoon chicken mixture in 4-inch strip lengthwise down center of dough. Top with salsa; sprinkle with cheese.
  8. With scissors or sharp knife, make cuts 1 inch apart on long sides of dough within 1/2 inch of filling.
  9. Alternately cross strips over filling; press edges to seal.
  10. Brush with egg white.
  11. Bake 20 to 25 minutes or until deep golden brown.
  12. Cool 5 minutes.
  13. Cut crosswise into slices.
Most Helpful

This was great. We all enjoyed it very much. This is a great use for leftover chicken. I sauteed the peppers and onions with the garlic and spices and then threw in cut up leftover chicken breasts. PERFECT!

LizP April 07, 2010

GREAT recipe!! Very tasty. I added jalapenos for some extra kick, my husband loved it after the first bite.

replank March 13, 2010