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Chicken Squares



Chicken Squares
Number of Servings: 4 Total Preparation Time: 15 to 30 minutes
Actual Cooking Time: 15 to 30 minutes Source: MM User
Main Ingredient: Chicken & Turkey
Meal Type: Dinner Entrée
Origin: American
Special Features: Quick to Prepare (under 30 minutes), Kids Can Help Make It

It's quick, easy and hearty!

Ingredients:

1 3oz. pkg. softened cream cheese
3 tbsp. melted butter
2 cups pre-cooked grilled chicken, cubed
1/4 tsp. salt
1/8 tsp. pepper
1 can refrigerated crescent rolls
2 tbsp. low-fat milk
1 tbsp. freeze dried chives
3/4 cup crushed seasoned croutons

Preparation:

1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees. Blend cream cheese, 2 tbsp. melted margarine, milk, chives and salt and pepper until smooth. Then add cubed chicken, mix well.
2. Separate rolls into four rectangles and seal perforations. Spoon chicken mixture onto center of each rectangle. Pull the four corners of dough to center of mixture and seal. Brush tops with remaining margarine and sprinkle on crushed croutons. Bake on ungreased cookie sheet 20-25 minutes or until golden brown.


Nutrient Information
Calories: 368
Total Fat: 25g
Saturated Fat: 9g
Polyunsaturated Fat:
Monounsaturated Fat:
Sodium:
Carbohydrates: 17g
Protein: 18g
Fiber: <1g
Vitamin A:
Vitamin C:
Calcium: 43 mg
Iron:

Cook's Notes:

It's best to use pre-cooked chicken, make sure it is grilled for best flavor. I also found that if you are feeding a really hungry bunch, double the recipe and stick two rectangles together to make a larger portion.
A ceasar salad makes a nice side dish.