Saturday, August 17, 2013
Texas Twisted: Elegant cheesy Croissant
Elegant cheesy croissant:
2 rolls of croissant dough (pre-cut)
1 cup Blue cheese spread (see below)
Pre-heat oven to 350 degrees.
Lay out individual croissant roll flat. Spread approximately 1 teaspoon of Blue cheese spread across entire surface (one side) of the croissant.
Roll into Croissant as normal, with the cheese on the inside.
Place rolls on to pre-greased baking sheet, bout 1 1/2 - 2 inches apart. Bake for 15 minutes or until rolls are golden brown.
Enjoy with Your favorite non pasta Italian; such as Chicken Piccata or Chicken Parmesan.
1/3 cup natural Blue cheese crumbles
2/3 cup plain cream cheese
1/2 teaspoon lemon zest
1/2 teaspoon garlic powder
1/2 teaspoon of fresh squeezed lemon
In a food processor blend all ingredients until smooth and spreadable. Store in the refrigerator. Makes about 1 cup.