Here is a versatile recipe that you can make for Game Day or any other day… Football Chicken Crescent Ring is a football shaped pastry made with crescent rolls, stuffed with cheese, leftover chicken and ranch dressing…

This Football Chicken Crescent Ring is great for parties

It’s an unbelievably tasty appetizer that  that people can eat with their fingers. Just use a knife to cut it into pieces people can pull off the plate at a party. For more yummy football recipes, check out our YouTube Game Day playlist. Enjoy the game!

Watch our video to see how to make it:

This Football Chicken Crescent Ring is great for parties
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Football Chicken Crescent Ring

A savory crescent ring made with shredded chicken, pepperoni slices, mozzarella cheese and ranch
Prep Time: 20 mins
Cook Time: 20 mins
Total Time: 40 mins
Servings: 8 servings


  • 2 cans refrigerated crescent rolls
  • 1/2 cup ranch dressing
  • 3 cups shredded cooked chicken
  • 1 cup mozzarella cheese
  • salt and pepper to taste
  • 1 egg, lightly beaten


  • 20 pepperoni slices
  • 2 cheese slices
  • chipotle or ranch dipping sauce, optional


  • Preheat oven to 375F degrees. Lay parchment paper on a large work surface.
  • Unwrap the parchment into triangular pieces and arrange in an oval shape according to the video.
  • In a medium bowl, add chicken, ranch, salt and pepper. Mix well.
  • Place cheese evenly around the base of the crescent rolls and add chicken mix on top.
  • Fold the flaps over the chicken and tuck tips under the ring. Brush the pastry with the beaten egg. Bake for 20-25 minutes or until golden.
  • Remove from oven and arrange on a platter. Microwave or bake pepperoni slices and add to middle along with cheese strips. Serve and enjoy!


Calories: 316kcal, Carbohydrates: 3g, Protein: 29g, Fat: 21g, Saturated Fat: 6g, Polyunsaturated Fat: 0.3g, Monounsaturated Fat: 3g, Cholesterol: 106mg, Sodium: 660mg, Potassium: 52mg, Fiber: 0.1g, Sugar: 1g, Vitamin A: 250IU, Vitamin C: 0.8mg, Calcium: 270mg, Iron: 0.2mg
Author: Cindy
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