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Chicken Braid Recipe

Looking for an easy Chicken Braid recipe? Learn how to make Chicken Braid using healthy ingredients.


Submitted by ajskm7

Makes 6 servings



"Beautiful braided crescent roll with chicken and broccoli." Original recipe yield: 6 servings. Prep Time: 20 Minutes Cook Time: 28 Minutes Ready In: 48 Minutes Servings: 6 (change)

Recipe Ingredients for Chicken Braid

2 cups cooked chicken meat, diced
1 cup fresh broccoli, chopped
1/2 cup red bell pepper, chopped
1 clove garlic, crushed
1 cup Cheddar Cheese, shredded
1/2 cup mayonnaise
2 tsp dried dill weed
1/4 tsp salt
2 tbls almonds, slivered
1/4 cup onion, diced
16 ounce pillsbury crescent rolls
1 egg white, beaten

Recipe Directions for Chicken Braid

  1. Preheat oven to 375 degrees F (190 degrees F).

  2. In a large bowl, toss together chicken, broccoli, red bell pepper, garlic, Cheddar cheese, mayonnaise, dill weed, salt, almonds and onion.

  3. Unroll crescent roll dough, and arrange flat on a medium baking sheet.

  4. Pinch together perforations to form a single sheet of dough.

  5. Using a knife or scissors, cut 1 inch wide strips in towards the center, starting on the long sides.

  6. There should be a solid strip about 3 inches wide down the center, with the cut strips forming a fringe down each side.

  7. Spread the chicken mixture along the center strip.

  8. Fold the side strips over chicken mixture, alternating strips from each side.

  9. Pinch or twist to seal.

  10. Brush braided dough with the egg white.

  11. Bake in the preheated oven 25 to 28 minutes, or until golden brown.

Categories

Chicken, Vegetables, Brunch, Main Dish, Bake

Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 196.4g
Amount Per Serving
Calories
563
Calories from Fat
302
% Daily Value*
Total Fat
33.5g
52%
Saturated Fat
11.3g
56%
Trans Fat
0.0g
Cholesterol
66mg
22%
Sodium
1002mg
42%
Potassium
239mg
7%
Total Carbohydrates
37.3g
12%
Dietary Fiber
0.9g
4%
Sugars
7.6g
Protein
25.4g
Vitamin A 12% Vitamin C 39%
Calcium 17% Iron 17%
* Based on a 2000 calorie diet

Nutritional details are an estimate and should only be used as a guide for approximation.
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Nutrition Grade
96% confidence
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