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Chicken Parmesan Meatball Crescent Bites Recipe

Chicken Parmesan Meatball Crescent Bites Recipe combine two favorites. This cheesy and delicious muffin-tin recipe has it all. Dip in marinara and you have an excellent appetizer.

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Chicken Parmesan Meatball Crescent Bites Recipe

Whether you are planning ahead for your next get together, or just want a quick lunch meal, the Chicken Parmesan Meatball Crescent Bites are easy to make and an excellent appetizer! This muffin tin recipe has all the flavors of classic Chicken Parmesan are rolled into these bite-size Chicken Parmesan Meatballs cupcakes combining two favorites. Dip in marinara or your favorite sauce it’s a recipe your family will truly love. We also have our Air Fryer Meatballs if you are looking for another great meatball recipe.

Chicken Parmesan Meatball Crescent Bites Recipe 

Makes 16

Meatball Crescent Rolls Ingredients

  • Ground chicken
  • Bread crumbs
  • Egg
  • Onion
  • Salt
  • Pepper
  • Minced garlic
  • Italian blend seasoning
  • Olive Oil for Drizzling
  • Crescent roll dough
  • Marinara
  • Shredded mozzarella

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How to Make Pillsbury Stuffed Crescent Rolls

1. Preheat the oven to 350.

2. Mix all meatball ingredients into a medium bowl until well combined. Roll into 2″ balls.

3. Place on sheet pan and bake for 20 minutes or until juices run clear and internal temperature is 165.

 


 

4. Drizzle Olive oil inside a muffin tin and wipe with paper towel to grease cups.

5. Open crescent dough separate into individual crescents. Use hands to flatten each into a circle. Press into muffin tin.

To assemble the meatball bites:

1. Layer a sprinkle of mozzarella, scoop of sauce, add a meatball, top with a little more sauce and cheese.

2. Bake for 15 minutes or until crescent is golden and set.

cheesy meatball cups

TIP* these freeze well! Make double batches and save for a holiday party.

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Yield: 16

Chicken Parmesan Meatball Crescent Bites Recipe

Chicken Parmesan Meatball Crescent Bites Recipe

Chicken Parmesan Meatball Crescent Bites Recipe combine two favorites. This cheesy and delicious muffin-tin dinner has it all. Dip in marinara and you have an excellent appetizer. 

Prep Time 15 minutes
Cook Time 20 minutes
Additional Time 20 minutes
Total Time 55 minutes

Ingredients

  • 12oz Ground chicken
  • 1/2 cup Bread crumbs
  • Egg
  • 1/4 cup finely diced Onion
  • teaspoon Salt
  • tsp Pepper
  • 1 teaspoon Minced garlic
  • Italian blend seasoning 1 teaspoon
  • Olive Oil for Drizzling
  • 2 canisters Crescent roll dough
  • Marinara
  • Cup Shredded mozzarella

Instructions

  1. Preheat the oven to 350.
  2. Mix all meatball ingredients into a bowl until well combined. Roll into 2" balls.
  3. Place on sheet pan and bake for 20 minutes or until juices run clear and internal temperature is 165.
  4. Drizzle Olive oil inside a muffin tin and wipe with paper towel to grease cups.
  5. Open crescent dough separate into individual crescents. Use hands to flatten each into a circle. Press into muffin tin.

To assemble the Meatball Bites:

  1. Layer a sprinkle of mozzarella, Small scoop of sauce, add a meatball, top with a little more sauce and cheese.
  2. Bake for 15 minutes or until crescent is golden and set.

Notes

TIP* these freeze well! Make double batches and save for a holiday party.

Nutrition Information:

Yield:

16

Serving Size:

1

Amount Per Serving: Calories: 164Total Fat: 9gSaturated Fat: 3gTrans Fat: 0gUnsaturated Fat: 5gCholesterol: 40mgSodium: 418mgCarbohydrates: 13gFiber: 1gSugar: 1gProtein: 8g

Nutrition may vary depending on the products used.

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