A reliable crescent roll appetizer is something every get-together should have. The ease of pulling a can of Pillsbury from the fridge or freezer is something every host should take advantage of. Plus, the crescent roll possibilities are absolutely are endless.
Below are 25 savory crescent roll appetizers using any store-bought can of crescent rolls. Some can be served at room temperature while others are best served warm. If you love COLD appetizers, check that collection out.
Have you tried using crescent rolls to create something new, simple, and fun?
Pillsbury's crescent rolls are my go-to brand. You can always make yummy croissants, which are always delicious, but croissants aren’t the only tasty treat you can make with this store-bought shortcut!
From fancy, to kid friendly, I am confident you'll find something easy and delicious below!
Cheesy Sausage Pinwheels
Little bites of pillow-y soft refrigerated crescent roll dough with sausage, cheese and zesty banana peppers stuffed inside for the ultimate man candy! Serve with ketchup or ranch dressing to appease both the kids and adults!
Cheesy Beef Taco Ring
This cheesy beef taco ring is sure to be a new favorite appetizer! Buttery crescent rolls are filled with a hearty taco flavored filling, stuffed with cheese, and then baked until golden brown. Serve with salsa or guacamole for the ultimate crowd pleasing recipe.
Easy Mini Pizzas
These easy mini pizzas are always a big hit with both kids and adults. Bite size crescent rolls are topped with sauce, cheese, and your favorite toppings to create one incredible appetizer. These are great for kids birthday parties, holiday parties, or even on those nights when you don't feel like cooking.
An appetizer so elegant, no one will believe it’s homemade! With just a handful of everyday ingredients, these Crab Puffs are sure to win everyone over. Sweet crescent rolls are filled with a creamy crab mixture and take less than 15 minutes to bake for a fast, simple, and delicious appetizer.
Baked Cheese, Pear, and Prosciutto Bites
These Crescent Roll Appetizers are filled with a sweet, salty and savory combination of Baked Cheese, pear and prosciutto. It's one of the most delicious appetizers that will have everyone talking- just four ingredients and you're all set!
Easy Ham and Cheese Roll-Ups
You only need 4 ingredients to make these easy ham and cheese roll-ups. These simple, cheesy bites are a great party appetizer you can prepare in just minutes. Plus, leftovers are great to pack in your kids' school lunch!
Chicken Parmesan Sliders
These chicken parmesan sliders are great for a birthday or game day party. Crispy chicken is topped with marinara sauce and gooey mozzarella, then rolled into a crescent roll for the perfect grab and go snack. These are sure to be a hit with friends and family of all ages!
Buffalo Chicken Bites
Yet another snack that's great for game day, these buffalo chicken bites will blow you away! Crescent roll bombs are filled with a spicy, cheesy, buffalo chicken filling and baked until ooey and gooey. Serve with a side of blue cheese or ranch for the ultimate bite.
Light and satisfying, these veggie bars are a great appetizer to make for a cocktail party or brunch. A crescent roll crust is topped with an herbaceous cream cheese spread and plenty of veggies. This is a fantastic last-minute recipe to make since you only need 15 minutes!
Mini Pigs in a Blanket
Who would I be if I didn't share a classic pigs in a blanket as one of my favorite crescent roll appetizers?! This bite size appetizer is tinged with nostalgia as I immediately think of my childhood whenever I have one. Little smokies blanketed in fluffy crescent rolls and baked until golden are ALWAYS a crowd favorite recipe.
Meatball Sub Skewers
These meatball sub skewers are an innovative appetizer that everyone always enjoys. Homemade mozzarella stuffed meatballs are wrapped in flakey crescent rolls and skewered to make an amazing hand held snack. Plus, thanks to the air fryer, the entire recipe takes less than 10 minutes to make!
Mini Cheesy Calzones
These Mini Cheesy Calzones are so delicious! Pillsbury crescent dough is stuffed with THREE cheeses , riccota, parmesan and mozzarella. They're then tucked into a little ball before being baked to gooey, melty perfection. Pure cheese heaven.
Raspberry Goat Cheese Bites
Raspberry Goat Cheese Bites are sweet and savory appetizers made with crescent rolls, pesto goat cheese, raspberry jam, and fresh raspberries. They're both an impressive and easy finger food to make. These would be fantastic to serve at a wine tasting party!
Spinach Artichoke Bites
Turn your favorite dip into a handheld dish with these delicious spinach artichoke bites! Spinach, artichokes, crescent rolls, and 2 kinds of cheese combine to make one crowd pleasing recipe. Best of all, they take just 20 minutes to make!
Cold Veggie Pizza
This light, filling cold veggie pizza is such a fun way to use crescent rolls! The rolls are baked up into a "crust", then topped with a creamy ranch sauce, fresh veggies, and of course, lots of cheese. It an easy, healthy recipe that great to serve at tea parties or brunches.
Airfryer Meatball Sub Skewers
Air fryer meatball sub skewers are made with all-beef meatballs stuffed with mozzarella cheese and wrapped in a flaky croissant pastry. They cook in just 10 minutes in the air fryer then they are brushed with savory garlic butter for ultimate flavor.
Easy Buttery Garlic Knots
Layers of buttery, flaky goodness topped with a crispy golden crust – these easy garlic knots are seriously addictive!
Chicken Parmesan Sliders with Crescent Rolls
These chicken parmesan sliders are made with crescent rolls for a delicious grab and go snack perfect for a party!
Quick Cheesy Spinach Croissants
A quick and easy copycat recipe of Starbucks’ delicious flaky spinach croissants. Rich, buttery, flaky, and stuffed with fresh spinach and cheese — what’s not to love?
These pepperoni pinwheels are fast and easy to make and have so much flavor, too! If you like pinwheel appetizers, you’re not going to want to miss out on this!
An appetizer so elegant, no one will believe it’s homemade! With just a handful of everyday ingredients, these Crab Puffs are sure to win everyone over.
Taco Crescent Ring is a beautiful presentation of a classic tex-mex favorite – Tacos! This meal is easy to make and perfect for a weeknight dinner, an appetizer, or a potluck offering.
Spinach and Artichoke Bites
Spinach and Artichoke Bites are a perfect easy appetizer that combines a favorite dip with crescent rolls for a delicious finger food.
Savoury Sausage Crescent Rolls
These easy sausage crescent roll swirls can be quickly assembled and then frozen so you always have a savory treat on hand for last-minute entertaining.
Pomegranate, Rosemary & Brie Stuffed Crescent Rolls
Roll up some Brie, pomegranate and fresh hens into store bought crescent rolls for a simple bite for everyone to enjoy!
There you go, 25 of my favorite Crescent Roll Appetizers. Everyone one of these recipes is easy, simple, and helps to make entertaining stress free. If you want more party food ideas, check out these mini sandwich ideas!
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