11 Easy Southern Recipes with Crescent Rolls

By: Kaitlin Weiler, Editor, FaveSouthernRecipes.com

Cheddar Chicken Broccoli BraidWhile nothing beats making a meal entirely from scratch, sometimes using convenience ingredients is the only way to save your sanity. This collection of 11 Easy Southern Recipes with Crescent Rolls makes use of store-bought crescent rolls for a wide variety of recipes. Included in this collection of Southern cooking recipes are savory recipes using crescent rolls, as well as Southern desserts with crescent rolls. All of these recipes have one thing in common: they are a breeze to make thanks to refrigerated crescent rolls from the store.

11 Easy Southern Recipes with Crescent Rolls

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Savory Southern Recipes Using Crescent Rolls

3-Ingredient Crescent Sausage BitesCrescent Roll Lasagna

3-Ingredient Crescent Sausage Bites (pictured above, left) - If you are looking for a show-stopping appetizer, look no further than these 3-Ingredient Crescent Sausage Bites. The only ingredients you need to make this crescent roll recipe are crescent rolls, sausage, and cream cheese.

Chicken Cheddar Broccoli Braid - Get a hearty and filling dinner on the table in a flash with this crescent roll recipe. Making this Chicken Cheddar Broccoli Braid only requires ten minutes of prep time. 

Chicken Crescent Bake - Using up leftover chicken has never been easier than with this Chicken Crescent Bake recipe. 

Crescent Roll Lasagna (pictured above, right) - Instead of making your lasagna with traditional noodles, switch things up by making this Crescent Roll Lasagna. 

Double Crust Pizza Casserole - Making homemade pizza requires a lot of work, but making this Double Crust Pizza Casserole certainly doesn't. Store-bought pizza dough and crescent roll dough are combined with sauce, cheese, and veggies to make this Southern casserole. 

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Southern Dessert Recipes with Crescent Rolls

3-Ingredient Nutella Cream Cheese Crescent Rolls4-Ingredient Cinnamon Roll Twists

3-Ingredient Nutella Cream Cheese Crescent Rolls (pictured above, left) - All you need to make a delicious dessert is chocolate-hazelnut spread, cream cheese, and crescent rolls. This crescent roll recipe will satisfy anyone's sweet tooth.

4-Ingredient Cinnamon Roll Twists (pictured above, right) - For an elegant and easy dessert, try this recipe for 4-Ingredient Cinnamon Roll Twists. This crescent roll recipe can be made for breakfast, an after-lunch snack, or dessert.

Cheesecake Crescent Bars - Breakfast and dessert collide in this recipe for Cheesecake Crescent Bars. Homemade cheesecake filling is nestled between layers of crescent roll dough to make this sweet treat.

Cinnamon Roll Monkey Bread - Everyone loves monkey bread, especially since it's such a cinch to make. This monkey bread recipe with crescent rolls comes together in only five minutes. 

Easy Apple Strudel Crescent Bars - Most people don't have time to make apple strudel from scratch, so they should make these Easy Apple Strudel Crescent Bars instead.

Reese's Crescent Rolls - Make your own version of chocolate croissants at home with this recipe for Reese's Crescent Rolls. To make this dessert recipe, crescent rolls are stuffed with peanut butter cups and then baked until golden brown.

Don't miss out on even more Southern desserts in 14 Southern Recipes for Pie


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