Easy Breezy Cubano Pigs in a Blanket Recipe

Easy Breezy Cubano Pigs in a Blanket Recipe
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Cubano Pigs in a Blanket
Nikki Incandela

Cubano Pigs in a Blanket

A delicious Cuban-inspired pigs in a blanket recipe from Dr. Jason Goldstein. 

4
Servings
205
Calories Per Serving
Deliver Ingredients

Ingredients

  • 4 cooked big chicken sausage links (Italian brand)
  • 4 Tablespoons Dijon mustard
  • 1/4 Cup sesame seeds
  • 1 Tablespoon honey
  • 1 Cup leftover or store bought mashed potatoes
  • 3 Tablespoons melted butter
  • 4 slices thick cut ham
  • 1 1/2 Sour pickles, diced

Directions

Open up and roll out crescent dough on floured board to seal in the diving ridges and divide into four equal squares. 

Mix together the Dijon and honey and evenly spread on 1 side each dough. Evenly divide the cut up pickles and 1 piece ham per dough (Make sure to leave half inch boarders). 

Divide mashed potatoes to each section and then lay the chicken sausage on each division. 

Roll up and place on baking sheet lined with parchment paper seam side down. 

Brush butter on top of each and the sprinkle the sesame seeds on each. Bake according to the crescent roll package and enjoy.

Nutritional Facts

Total Fat
12g
17%
Sugar
6g
7%
Saturated Fat
2g
8%
Cholesterol
6mg
2%
Carbohydrate, by difference
20g
15%
Protein
5g
11%
Vitamin A, RAE
33µg
5%
Vitamin C, total ascorbic acid
4mg
5%
Vitamin K (phylloquinone)
20µg
22%
Calcium, Ca
167mg
17%
Choline, total
13mg
3%
Copper, Cu
1mg
0%
Fiber, total dietary
3g
12%
Fluoride, F
20µg
1%
Folate, total
34µg
9%
Iron, Fe
2mg
11%
Magnesium, Mg
60mg
19%
Manganese, Mn
1mg
56%
Niacin
2mg
14%
Phosphorus, P
127mg
18%
Selenium, Se
8µg
15%
Sodium, Na
248mg
17%
Water
53g
2%
Zinc, Zn
1mg
13%

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Easy Cooking Tip

Do all your prep in advance, and use three bowls: one for all your ingredients, one for all your prep, and one for all your refuse. Staying organized can help you put out meals faster.