Broccoli Chicken Braid Recipe

  • 2 cups chopped cooked chicken
  • 1 cup chopped fresh broccoli florets
  • 1 cup shredded Cheddar cheese
  • 1/4 cup chopped green pepper
  • 1/4 cup chopped sweet red pepper
  • 1 garlic clove, minced
  • 1 teaspoon dill weed
  • 1/4 teaspoon salt
  • 1/2 cup mayonnaise
  • 2 (8 ounce) cans refrigerated crescent rolls
  • 1 egg white, lightly beaten
  • 2 tablespoons slivered almonds
  1. In a bowl, combine the first eight ingredients. Stir in mayonnaise. Unroll both tubes of crescent roll dough into one long rectangle on an ungreased baking sheet. Roll into a 15-in. x 12-in. rectangle, sealing seams and perforations. Spoon chicken mixture down center third of dough.
  2. On each long side, cut eight strips about 3-1/2 in. into the center. bring one strip from each side over filling and pinch ends to seal; repeat. Brush with egg white. Sprinkle with almonds. Bake at 375 degrees F for 15-20 minutes or until filling is heated through and top is golden brown.