Hatch Pepper Cheese Danishes

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Hatch Pepper Cheese Danishes

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Recipe Data

12
Servings
10min
Prep
25min
Total

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    Description

    Use Hy-Vee refrigerated crescent roll dough to make these flaky, and cheesy, hatch pepper danishes. 

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    Servings and Ingredients

    Ingredients
    Serves 12
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    ¼ c.fresh hatch chile peppers, finely chopped
    2 tbsp.fresh chives, thinly sliced plus additional for garnish
    1(8-oz.) pkg. Hy-Vee plain cream cheese, softened
    4 oz.Beemster hatch pepper cheese, shredded
    2(8-oz. each) pkgs. Hy-Vee original crescent roll dough
    3 tbsp.Hy-Vee unsalted butter, melted

    Things To Grab

    • Two large baking sheets
    • Parchment paper
    • Medium bowl
    • Electric mixer
    • Off-set spatula
    • Silicone pastry brush

    Directions

    1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees. Line two large baking sheets with parchment paper; set aside.

    2. In a medium bowl, beat together hatch chilies, chives, cream cheese, and hatch pepper cheese until light and fluffy.

    3. Open crescent roll tube, but do not unroll dough. Slice each roll of dough into 6 pieces, creating 12 even pieces total. Place sliced dough onto prepared baking sheets. Using your hand, create an indent in each piece of dough.

    4. Divide cheese filling between each piece of dough and spread evenly using an off-set spatula. Brush the exposed dough with melted butter. Bake 15 to 20 minutes or until cheese has melted and danishes are golden brown.

    Nutrition facts

    Servings

    270 Calories per serving
    1 Danish

    Amounts Per Serving

    • Total Fat: 20g
    • Cholesterol: 40mg
    • Sodium: 450mg
    • Total Carbohydrates: 17g
    • Protein: 7g

    Daily Values

    0%
    Iron 6%
    0%
    Calcium 10%
    0%
    Vitamin D 0%
    0%
    Potassium 0%

    Recipe Source:

    Hy-Vee Test Kitchen