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Gourmet Pigs in a Blanket
Prep Time
10 mins
Cook Time
15 mins
Total Time
25 mins
 

Gourmet Pigs in a Blanket are basically extra thick hot dogs, stuffed with extra sharp cheddar cheese and wrapped with two crescent rolls that have been pressed together to make one big "roll" or "bun"

Course: Dinner, Lunch, Snack
Keyword: crescent rolls, extra sharp cheddar cheese, gourmet hot dog
Ingredients
  • 4 gourmet hot dogs
  • 2 logs (3 1/2 in. long x 1 1/2 in. thick logs) extra sharp cheddar cheese, cut in half
  • 1 8 ounce can Pillsbury┬« refrigerated crescent dinner rolls
Directions
  1. Heat oven to 375 degrees F.
  2. In medium saucepan, boil hot dogs in boiling water for 2-4 minutes.
  3. Remove hot dogs from water and set aside.
  4. When hot dogs are cool enough to handle, wipe off with paper towels.
  5. Slit hot dogs to within 1/2 inch of ends to form a pocket. Insert 1 cheese log into each slit.
  6. *Use two crescent rolls per hot dog. Do not separate dough into triangles. Instead, form dough into 4 rectangles, pressing together at perforations to form into 4 rectangles. Wrap dough around each cheese filled hot dog. Place on ungreased cookie sheet, cheese side up.
  7. Bake 12-15 mins or until rolls are golden brown and cheese has melted.
  8. Serve with your choice of mustard, ketchup or barbecue sauce.