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Savory Celebrations

Three savory ideas for your next party
By
  • Angela Sellers

May 24, 2018

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Whether you’re preparing for a graduation party or a simple get-together, these savory recipes will make you the talk of the party.

Baked Turkey and Cheese Roll-Ups

  • Hands-On Time

    10 minutes
  • Total Time

    35 minutes
  • Serves

    12
  • 3/4 pound JENNIE-O® Sliced Smoked Turkey
  • 1/2 teaspoon onion powder
  • 1 1/2 tablespoon Dijon mustard
  • 1/2 teaspoon Worcestershire sauce
  • 2 (8-ounce) tubes crescent roll dough sheet
  • 1 tablespoon poppy seeds
  • 1/2 cup butter, melted
  • 6 slices Swiss cheese

Instructions

Heat oven to 375°F.

Place one dough sheet over remaining dough sheet and roll out crescent dough into a 13- x 18 inch rectangle. Layer with turkey and cheese.

Roll lengthwise, pinch ends together and turn seam side down. Cut into 12 pieces. Place pieces in a lightly greased 13- x 9-inch baking dish.

In small bowl, combine butter, poppy seeds, mustard, onion powder, and Worcestershire sauce. Brush mixture evenly over rollups.

Bake 25 minutes until golden.

Waldorf Turkey Pasta Salad

  • Hands-On Time

    20 minutes
  • Total Time

    35 minutes
  • Serves

    6
  • 1/2 (1-pound) box Fusilli pasta
  • 1/3 cup plain Greek yogurt
  • 1/3 cup mayonnaise
  • 1 tablespoon grated orange zest
  • 2 tablespoons fresh lemon juice
  • 1 teaspoon chicken flavored bouillon granules
  • 2 cups cubed JENNIE-O® Extra Lean Oven Roasted Turkey Breast
  • 1 apple, diced
  • 1 cup sliced celery
  • 1/2 cup halved grapes
  • 1/4 cup chopped parsley

Instructions

Cook pasta according to package directions; drain and rinse under cold water. Drain well.

In small bowl, whisk together yogurt, mayonnaise, orange zest, lemon juice and bouillon granules. In large bowl, combine pasta and apple and next 3 ingredients. Add dressing, tossing to coat. Chill until ready to serve.

Garlic-Bacon Feta Dip

  • Hands-On Time

    10 minutes
  • Total Time

    10 minutes
  • Serves

    10
  • 8 ounces feta cheese crumbled
  • 4 ounces cream cheese softened
  • 1/2 cup plain whole milk Greek yogurt
  • 6 tablespoons olive oil
  • 3 cloves of garlic, minced
  • 1 1/2 tablespoons fresh dill leaves, finely chopped
  • 1 packet HERB-OX® Granulated Chicken Bouillon
  • 1/4 cup HORMEL® Real Crumbled Bacon
  • To taste freshly ground pepper
  • To garnish chopped roasted almonds
  • To garnish chopped green olives
  • To garnish fresh dill leaves
  • To serve sliced vegetables
  • To serve toasted pita bread

Instructions

In food processor, combine feta and next 6 ingredients until smooth. Stir in bacon. Season with fresh pepper. Garnish, if desired. Serve with sliced vegetables and toasted pita bread.