Hey, kids! Baseball season is just a few short weeks away. What better way to celebrate the return of your favorite team to the field than with a special meal? Grab your parents and try out this recipe for chicken baseballs using crescent rolls to help make that familiar shape.
1 (3 ounce) package cream cheese, softened
1 teaspoon margarine
1⁄4 teaspoon salt
1⁄4 teaspoon ground black pepper
2 tablespoons chopped onion
2 tablespoons milk
2 cups cubed, cooked chicken
1 (8 ounce) package refrigerated crescent rolls
2 tablespoons bread crumbs
n Preheat oven to 350 degrees F (175 degrees C).
n Stir together the cream cheese, margarine, salt, pepper, milk, and onion together.
n Fold the chicken into the cream cheese mixture.
n Separate crescent rolls into 4 rectangles and smooth the perforations.
n Spoon 1⁄2 cup of the chicken mixture into the center of each rectangle.
n Fold the corners over the chicken mixture and pinch along the edges to seal into a ball shape. Arrange on a baking sheet.
n Sprinkle bread crumbs over the top of the newly formed “baseballs.”
n Bake in preheated oven until browned, about 20 minutes.
— Recipe courtesy of Allrecipes.com