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Caramel Macchiato Crescents

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  • Prep 5 min
  • Total 20 min
  • Servings 8
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Filled with gooey caramel and topped with a coffee-studded chocolate icing, these crescents are macchiatotastic!
Updated May 16, 2022
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Pillsbury Crescents
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  • 1 can (8 oz) refrigerated Pillsbury™ Original Crescent Rolls (8 Count)
  • 16 caramels, unwrapped
  • 1 tub (16 oz) Betty Crocker™ Rich & Creamy Chocolate Frosting
  • 1 tablespoon coffee


  • 1
    Unwrap 16 caramels then slice them in half. Line the wide end of each crescent with four of these little caramel slices.
  • 2
    Roll the dough tightly around the caramel, then bake according to package directions.
  • 3
    For the icing, combine 1/2 cup of chocolate frosting with 1 tablespoon coffee. Heat in the microwave for 10-20 seconds, then spoon into a zip-top bag and drizzle over warm crescents.

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  • Even classics need a good kick in the pants sometimes, which is why we’ve turned Pillsbury Crescents into these 5 amazingly irresistible desserts.

    All you need is a pack of crescents (can I get a whoot for Pillsbury Crescents?!), a few simple ingredients, and you’re just twenty minutes away from mouthwateringly delicious goodness.

    Whether you’re looking for a treat to pair with your coffee, an impressive brunch dish, or a non-boring breakfast idea, we’ve got you covered.

    Click on the titles or photos to go to recipe pages. Each of these recipes takes only minutes to make and bake.

    1. Caramel Macchiato Crescents

    Filled with gooey caramel and topped with a coffee-studded chocolate icing, these crescents are totally fab!

    2. Apple Turnovers

    Rather than rolling your crescent dough into a circle, try folding it in half for a bite-sized pie.

    3. Pain du Chocolat

    It’s easy to bring this French classic into your kitchen with this quick and simple idea.

    4. Zesty Lemon Rolls

    Kissed with the flavor of fresh lemons, here’s is an easy way to turn your crescents into an elegant dessert.

    5. White Chocolate and Raspberry Almond Claws

    Surprisingly addictive, the fresh flavor of raspberries combines with the sweet creaminess of white chocolate and almond for a bakery-style breakfast!

    So there you have it. Five fab ways to transform crescents into irresistible treats to get you through your day!

    More Sweet Crescent Treats

    Got a sweet tooth? Gotcha covered with these sweets that are super quick with crescents:

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