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Chicken-Bacon Bundles

Chicken-Bacon Bundles
  • Prep 15 min
  • Total 30 min
  • Servings 16
Here's a great way to use leftover cooked chicken: just bundle it up with some cheese and bacon for a quick dinner.
By Girl Who Ate Everything
Updated March 8, 2017

Ingredients

  • 2 cans (8 oz each) Pillsbury™ Refrigerated Crescent Dinner Rolls
  • 1 1/2 cups cubed cooked chicken or rotisserie chicken
  • 1/2 lb of bacon (about 4 slices), cooked and crumbled
  • 1 cup shredded cheddar cheese

Steps

  • 1
    Preheat oven to 375°F. Unroll both cans of crescents and separate each sheet of dough into 4 rectangles. Firmly press perforations to seal. Cut each rectangle in half crosswise to make 16 pieces; press each to form 4-inch square.
  • 2
    In medium bowl, combine chicken, bacon, and cheese.
  • 3
    Place a scant 1/4 cup chicken mixture in the center of each square.
  • 4
    Bring 4 corners of each square toward the center over the filling; twist firmly to seal. Place on ungreased cookie sheet.
  • 5
    Bake at 375° degrees for 12-15 minutes or until bundles are golden brown. Serve warm and dip in ranch dressing if desired.

Nutrition Information

Nutrition Facts

Serving Size: 1 Serving
Calories
333.3
Total Fat
25.0g
38%
Saturated Fat
9.7g
48%
Cholesterol
52.8mg
18%
Sodium
509.6mg
21%
Potassium
116.5mg
3%
Total Carbohydrate
12.7g
4%
Sugars
3.4g
Protein
13.9g
% Daily Value*:
Vitamin C
0.70%
1%
Calcium
10%
10%
Iron
4.10%
4%
Exchanges:
*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.

More About This Recipe

  • Even with four kids, work, and a busy house, I can wrap up these bundles in under 15 minutes for a quick, home-baked snack or light meal. I recently had a baby girl, and since then things in my house have been a bit chaotic to say it mildly. My New Year’s resolution was to get more organized and now with four kids, I’ve found that organization is a necessity to maintain my sanity. Part of being organized is having a meal plan so dinner actually happens before 9:00 at night. We always have dinner as a family, and I need super quick meals that don’t have much prep at all. These Chicken-Bacon Bundles literally came together in under fifteen minutes. I am not a short order cook so if my kids don’t like what I’m serving for dinner, tough luck…that’s what you’re eating. But no whining here – they loved the cheesy chicken and bacon bundles! My kids liked dipping them in ranch, but they are great all by themselves too. These are a great way to use up leftover chicken. Make them super fast by using a rotisserie chicken and precooked bacon. Now that I have my "little bundle," these Chicken-Bacon Bundles are the perfect go-to meal for a crazy day!
  • Check out these other creative and easy crescent recipes!
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