cranberry cream cheese pinwheels


Kathleen Brigham Recipe

By Kathleen Brigham 54kbee


Rating:
Serves:
6
Prep:
10 Min
Cook:
15 Min
Comments:

Something a little different for snacks or breakfast.

Ingredients

1 (8-ounce) package crescent roll dough (we used pillsbury crescent rolls)
4 ounces cream cheese, softened
4 tablespoons jellied cranberry sauce

Directions Step-By-Step

1
First heat the oven to 375 degrees. Unroll the dough and divide it into 2 rectangles (most store-bought doughs are perforated down the middle). Press together any other perforations to seal them. Using a butter knife, spread the cream cheese evenly over the 2 rectangles, leaving a 1/4- to 1/2-inch border on all sides, then spread the cranberry sauce over the cream cheese. Starting at the short side, roll each piece of dough into a log, then cut each log into six 1-inch-wide slices.
2
Place the slices on an ungreased cookie sheet and bake for 12 to 15 minutes or until golden brown. Let the pinwheels sit for 5 minutes (to allow the filling to set) before removing them to wire racks. Serve warm. Makes 12 pinwheels.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Other Breads
Other Tags: Quick & Easy, For Kids


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7 Comments

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Lynda Wilczak LyndaW
Sep 13, 2012
My son loves anything cranberries, he eats it right out the can for snack! I can't wait to make this with him!
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Patti Knepp jackiblue75
Nov 18, 2011
Sounds absolutely yummy. Will definitely try these. Thanks for sharing this recipe.
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Kathleen Brigham 54kbee
Sep 6, 2011
The frosting would make them extra good, thanks Kimi, :)
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Kimi Gaines kimijo
Sep 4, 2011
Put some powdered sugar frosting on them and i am in...
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L D windella
Sep 3, 2011
These look and sound delicious! Saved!