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Beef Crescent Loaf

Try this family-pleasing recipe and serve it with a salad and raw vegetable sticks.—Mabel Billington, Mayville, Wisconsin
  • Total Time
    Prep: 15 min. Bake: 25 min.
  • Makes
    10-12 servings


  • 1-1/2 pounds ground beef
  • 1/2 cup chopped onion
  • 3/4 cup chopped green pepper
  • 2 cans (11 ounces each) condensed cheddar cheese soup, undiluted
  • 1 tablespoon Worcestershire sauce
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 1/4 teaspoon pepper
  • 1 tube (8 ounces) refrigerated crescent rolls
  • 1/2 cup shredded cheddar cheese


  • In a large skillet, brown ground beef and onion over medium heat until meat is no longer pink; drain. Stir in the green pepper, soup, Worcestershire sauce, salt and pepper; set aside.
  • On an ungreased baking sheet, separate crescent dough into 2 large rectangles. Join the longer sides together. Press edges and perforations together to form a 12-in. x 7-in. rectangle. Spread half of the meat mixture down the center of the rectangle to within 1-in. of edges. Set aside meat mixture. Fold longer sides of dough over meat mixture to center; seal ends.
  • Bake at 375° for 15 minutes. Remove from oven and spoon remaining meat mixture down center of loaf. Sprinkle with cheddar cheese; bake 10 minutes longer or until loaf is golden brown and cheese is melted.
Nutrition Facts
1 each: 408 calories, 24g fat (10g saturated fat), 72mg cholesterol, 1043mg sodium, 22g carbohydrate (5g sugars, 1g fiber), 27g protein.
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  • Siouzy
    Aug 21, 2020

    This sounds great to me-hubby is a lover of beef&Im a liver of crescent rolls-win win-when we’re home from vacation (or maybe even during our trip-I could attempt this in the RV but would do I/2 recipe only us 2 ?

  • megancalista
    Oct 2, 2015

    Great flavor but the crescents become a soggy mess under the beef mix. We used 2 pounds of ground beef with 2 cans of crescent rolls and the recipe turned out perfect. Less meat mix piled in one place.

  • Test_Moderator
    Dec 2, 2014

    Really good one

  • GirishKatta
    Dec 2, 2014

    Nice Recipe