Total Time
30mins
Prep 15 mins
Cook 15 mins

Almond flavored sweet.

Ingredients Nutrition

  • 14 cup sugar
  • 3 tablespoons margarine (softened)
  • 3 12 ounces almond paste (broken in pieces)
  • 1 (8 ounce) can Pillsbury Refrigerated Crescent Dinner Rolls
  • 1 whole egg (beaten)
  • 2 teaspoons sugar
  • 14 cup almonds (sliced)

Directions

  1. Heat oven to 375 degrees. Lightly grease cookie sheet. In a small bowl, using fork, combine sugar, margarine and almond paste; mix well. Set aside.
  2. Unroll dough into 2 long rectangles; over lap long sides to form 1 large rectangle. Firmly press perforations to seal. Press or roll out 16x8 inch rectangle; cut lengthwise into three equal strips.
  3. Place 3 tablespoons filling mixture evenly down center of each strip. Gently press filling to form 1 inch wide strip. Overlap side of dough over filling; firmly pinch edges to seal. On ungreased cookie sheet, loosely braid 3 filled strips.
  4. Form braid into ring; pinch ends of strips together to seal. Brush with egg; sprinkle with sugar and almonds.
  5. Bake at 375 degrees for 15 to 22 minutes or until golden brown. Cool 5 minutes; remove from cookie sheet. Serve warm.