Spicy Chipotle Twists

Spicy Chipotle Twists

Turn crescent roll dough into smoky cheese twists in a few quick steps.

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cup finely shredded Cheddar cheese (2 oz)
teaspoon chili powder
to 1/2 teaspoon chipotle chili powder
cans (8 oz each) Pillsbury® refrigerated crescent dinner rolls
  1. Heat oven to 375┬░F. Lightly grease cookie sheets with cooking spray or shortening. In small bowl, gently toss cheese and both chili powders.
  2. On floured cutting board, unroll 1 can of dough into 12x8-inch rectangle; press perforations to seal. Sprinkle evenly with cheese mixture to within 1/2 inch of edges. Unroll remaining can of dough; place over cheese mixture. Seal perforations. With rolling pin, lightly roll dough to press layers together.
  3. Cut crosswise through both layers of dough into 16 strips. Holding each end of dough strip, gently twist strip; place on cookie sheets.
  4. Bake 10 to 15 minutes or until golden brown. Remove twists from cookie sheets to cooling rack; cool 5 minutes. Serve warm.
Makes 16 twists
Make the Most of This Recipe With Tips From The Betty Crocker® Kitchens
If you don't have the chipotle chili powder, use a little more regular chili powder.

Nutrition Information:

1 Serving (1 Twist)
  • Calories 120
    • (Calories from Fat 60),
  • Total Fat 7g
    • (Saturated Fat 3g,
    • Trans Fat 1 1/2g),
  • Cholesterol 0mg;
  • Sodium 240mg;
  • Total Carbohydrate 11g
    • (Dietary Fiber 0g,
    • Sugars 2g),
  • Protein 3g;
Percent Daily Value*:
    • 1 Starch;
    • 0 Fruit;
    • 0 Other Carbohydrate;
    • 0 Skim Milk;
    • 0 Low-Fat Milk;
    • 0 Milk;
    • 0 Vegetable;
    • 0 Very Lean Meat;
    • 0 Lean Meat;
    • 0 High-Fat Meat;
    • 1 Fat;
    Carbohydrate Choices:
    • 1;
    *Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.