Baked Feta Bites

Baked Feta Bites – savory crescent roll bites stuffed with feta cheese and pizza sauce. Great for parties, tailgating, lunch, and dinner. The bites taste great hot from the oven or cooled to room temperature. I usually double the recipe for a crowd. These things don’t last long!

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Feta Dip Baked in Crescent Rolls

We have a saying in our house. “Everything is betta with feta!” Well, these Baked Feta Bites are no exception. They are effortless to make and take amazing! Only three ingredients – crescent rolls, feta cheese, and pizza sauce. This is a great recipe for all your holiday entertaining. They taste great hot out of the oven or warmed to room temperature. You must make this feta recipe ASAP!

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How to Make Baked Feta Bites

This dish is super easy to make with only a few simple ingredients. Unroll a can of crescent dough and cut it into 24 squares. Spray a mini muffin pan with nonstick cooking spray. Press dough squares into muffin cups and shape them up around the edges.

In a small bowl, combine crumbled feta cheese and pizza sauce. Season with salt and black pepper. Fill each muffin cup with the cheese mixture. Bake bites in a preheated oven until golden brown. Cool muffin pan on a wire rack. Remove the bites from the pan and place on a serving platter. Sprinkle baked bites with fresh herbs such as basil, parsley, or oregano.

Helpful Tips & Frequently Asked Questions

  • What can I add to Feta Bites?
    • roasted red peppers
    • black olives
    • kalamata olives
    • diced tomatoes
    • fresh garlic
    • red pepper flakes
    • shallots
  • Can substitute phyllo tarts for crescent rolls.
  • Here is our recipe for Homemade Pizza Saucehttps://www.plainchicken.com/brownie-pan-pizza-with-homemade-pizza/
    • Our favorite store-bought pizza sauce is Rao’s and Ragu.
    • Can substitute marinara sauce.
  • Drizzle baked bites with some balsamic vinegar for extra flavor.
  • Store leftovers in an airtight container in the refrigerator.
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Baked Feta Appetizer for Parties

These baked cheese bites are the best! I always have the ingredients on hand to whip up a batch. These are equally delicious with a greek salad for lunch or dinner. You are going to love this simple recipe!

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Baked Feta Bites

Yield: 24 bites
Prep Time 10 minutes
Cook Time 15 minutes
Total Time 25 minutes
Baked Feta Bites – savory crescent roll bites stuffed with feta cheese and pizza sauce. Great for parties, tailgating, lunch, and dinner. The bites taste great hot from the oven or cooled to room temperature. I usually double the recipe for a crowd. These things don’t last long!

Ingredients:

  • 1 (8-oz) can crescent rolls
  • 1 (6-oz) package crumbled feta cheese
  • ¾ cup pizza sauce

Instructions:

  • Preheat oven to 350ºF. Lightly spray a mini muffin pan with nonstick cooking spray.
  • Unroll crescent rolls and press dough into one large rectangle. Cut the rectangle into 24 squares. Press dough squares into muffin cups and shape up around the edges.
  • In a small bowl, combine crumbled feta cheese and pizza sauce.
  • Fill each muffin cup with the cheese mixture. 
  • Bake for 15 – 17 minutes until golden brown.

Notes:

  • What can I add to Feta Bites?
    • roasted red peppers
    • black olives
    • kalamata olives
    • diced tomatoes
    • fresh garlic
    • red pepper flakes
    • shallots
  • Can substitute phyllo tarts for crescent rolls.
  • Here is our recipe for Homemade Pizza Sauce: https://www.plainchicken.com/brownie-pan-pizza-with-homemade-pizza/
    • Our favorite store-bought pizza sauce is Rao’s and Ragu.
    • Can substitute marinara sauce.
  • Drizzle baked bites with some balsamic vinegar for extra flavor.
  • Store leftovers in an airtight container in the refrigerator.

Steph

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