Thai Chicken Salad Appetizers

Creamy peanut sauce, cooked chicken, and seasonings atop refrigerated pie crust blend perfectly in this Asian-inspired appetizer.

  • Prep Time 20 min
  • Total Time 1 hr 30 min
  • Servings 36

Ingredients

1
tablespoon butter, melted
1
teaspoon hot pepper sauce
1
box Pillsbury™ refrigerated pie crusts, softened as directed on box
2 1/2
cups finely chopped cooked chicken
1/3
cup Thai peanut sauce (from 11.5-oz bottle)
1/3
cup mayonnaise
1/3
cup finely chopped green onions
1/3
cup finely chopped red bell pepper
Fresh thyme leaves, if desired

  • 1 Heat oven to 450°F. In small bowl, mix butter and hot pepper sauce. Remove crusts from pouches; place on work surface. Cut crusts into 2-inch squares; place on ungreased cookie sheet.
  • 2 Bake 5 to 7 minutes or until golden brown. Brush with butter mixture. Cool completely, about 30 minutes.
  • 3 In large bowl, mix chicken, peanut sauce, mayonnaise, onions and bell pepper. Top each pastry square with about 1 tablespoon chicken mixture; garnish with thyme. Refrigerate 30 minutes or until cold.

Expert Tips

Look for the peanut sauce in the Asian food section of the supermarket.

For a bit of extra spice, add a few drops of hot pepper sauce to the chicken mixture.

Nutrition Information

NUTRITION INFORMATION PER SERVING

Serving Size: 1 Appetizer
Calories
90
(
Calories from Fat
60),
% Daily Value
Total Fat
6g
6%
(Saturated Fat
2g,
2%
Trans Fat
0g
0%
),
Cholesterol
10mg
10%;
Sodium
75mg
75%;
Total Carbohydrate
6g
6%
(Dietary Fiber
0g
0%
  Sugars
0g
0%
),
Protein
3g
3%
;
% Daily Value*:
Vitamin A
0%;
Vitamin C
4%;
Calcium
0%;
Iron
0%;
Exchanges:
0 Starch; 0 Fruit; 1/2 Other Carbohydrate; 0 Skim Milk; 0 Low-Fat Milk; 0 Milk; 0 Vegetable; 0 Very Lean Meat; 0 Lean Meat; 0 High-Fat Meat; 1/2 Fat;
Carbohydrate Choices:
1/2
*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.