CHEESY CHICKEN CRESCENT ROLLS

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CHEESY CHICKEN CRESCENT ROLLS

Ingredients:

  • 5 boneless chicken breasts
  • 1 cup grated mozzarella cheese
  • 1 can (10 oz) cream of chicken soup
  • 1 soup can full of milk
  • 1 package of crescent rolls
  • Garlic powder, salt, and pepper for seasoning
  • Olive oil for cooking

Directions:

  1. Prep the Chicken:
    • Season the chicken breasts generously with garlic powder, salt, and pepper.
    • Heat a skillet over medium heat and add olive oil.
    • Once the oil is hot, add the chicken breasts. Cook each side until they turn golden brown.
    • Remove the chicken from the skillet and transfer to a plate lined with paper towels to drain any excess oil.
  2. Prepare Chicken Mixture:
    • In a large mixing bowl, shred the cooked chicken breasts. Add 1/2 cup of grated mozzarella cheese and mix until the ingredients are well combined.
  3. Fill and Roll:
    • Unroll the crescent rolls and separate them.
    • Fill each crescent roll with a portion of the chicken mixture. Roll them up securely.
    • Arrange the filled rolls in a 9×13-inch baking dish.
  4. Prepare the Sauce:
    • In a saucepan, combine the milk, cream of chicken soup, and the remaining 1/2 cup of mozzarella cheese.
    • Place the saucepan over medium heat. Stir frequently until the mixture is hot.
    • Once heated, pour the sauce over the chicken-filled crescent rolls, ensuring each roll is completely covered.
  5. Bake:
    • Preheat your oven following the crescent roll package instructions (usually around 375°F or 190°C).
    • Bake the rolls in the preheated oven for about 30 minutes or until the tops are golden brown.
  6. Serve:
    • After baking, remove the rolls from the oven and let them cool for a few minutes.
    • Serve warm and enjoy!

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Here are some cookbooks that are known for providing easy-to-follow, homey recipes similar to the one provided:

  1. The Pioneer Woman Cooks: Recipes from an Accidental Country Girl” by Ree Drummond
    • Ree Drummond, also known as The Pioneer Woman, shares family-friendly recipes that are both easy to make and delicious. Many of her dishes use simple, pantry-friendly ingredients similar to the ones in the recipe you provided.
  2. “The Complete Comfort Food Cookbook” by America’s Test Kitchen
    • This book dives deep into the world of comfort food. Crescent roll recipes filled with a variety of ingredients could be found or adapted from the many comforting recipes provided.
  3. “Taste of Home Casseroles, Slow Cooker & Soups” by Taste of Home
    • Taste of Home is known for its compilation of recipes submitted by home cooks. You might find variations of chicken casserole dishes or similar comforting meals.
  4. “Betty Crocker’s The Big Book of Pies and Tarts” by Betty Crocker
    • Though this book primarily focuses on pies and tarts, the techniques for working with doughs and fillings can be applicable. Also, Betty Crocker has a range of other cookbooks that delve into easy and family-friendly recipes.
  5. “Pillsbury Complete Cookbook: Recipes from America’s Most-Trusted Kitchens”
    • Pillsbury is known for its crescent rolls, and this cookbook offers a myriad of recipes utilizing their products, including filled crescent rolls similar to the one you provided.

Remember, while these cookbooks might not have the exact “Cheesy Chicken Crescent Rolls” recipe, they can offer inspiration, similar recipes, or techniques that can be applied to your dish. It’s always a good idea to check a cookbook’s index or table of contents to see if it has what you’re looking for or something similar.