A make-ahead casserole is perfect for just about any occasion. You can welcome new neighbors, prep for an upcoming party, or plan next week's meals. With cheesy lasagnas, bubbly tuna bakes, and more, these enticing freezer casserole recipes are sure to make life easier!
Do as the Italians do: Take lasagna beyond noodles and tomatoes by blending a glass of Tuscan Chianti into your homemade sauce. The full-bodied, dry red wine lends elegant authenticity to utterly satisfying sausage-mushroom pasta.
Tuck cheesy little pastitsio pots away in the freezer until your next gathering. The Alfredo-laden cavatappi bowls will be a warm and welcome addition to any impromptu dinner party.
Mac-and-cheese dishes are more playful than ever, and this creative make-ahead version is no exception. Studded with bacon, onions, and butternut squash, the freezer-ready classic lets you enjoy your favorite winter produce well into spring.
Loads of veggies are balanced by kid-friendly cheeses, pasta, and chicken for a family meal everyone will eat. This cozy casserole recipe can be frozen for up to 4 months for a no-fuss dinner.
Easily add cooked chicken to your freezer casserole with this quick technique.
Trust us -- even the veggie-averse will love this colorful lasagna. Layer on the carrots, zucchini, mushrooms, and peppers, then drape in a bubbly blanket of melty mozzarella.
Bubbly bakes are like pure comfort in a bowl. Every heartwarming forkful oozes with ultra-cheesy chicken and colorfully tender veggies. Use snipped thyme, sriracha sauce, lemon, or any other favorites to flavor it up.
Inspired by the styles and menus of Florence, this rolled lasagna is smothered in a savory blend of beef, sweet tomatoes, and cheese. Frozen spinach and a carton of lush ricotta make up the distinctly creamy filling.
Healthy doesn't have to mean skimping on great flavor. For fewer than 400 calories, you can indulge in a lovely layered lasagna featuring all your favorite Greek goods: salty olives, crumbly feta, and fork-tender lamb.
A tangy spoonful of Dijon livens up the buttery sauce in this coastal tuna casserole. Draping the make-ahead bake in melty layers of Parm and cheddar adds bright, cheesy goodness to every bite.
When it comes to tuna casserole, it's all about using fresh ingredients. See how easy the made-from-scratch bake comes together!
South-of-the-border ingredients such as cornmeal and fresh jalapenos inspired this freezer-ready sausage casserole. A top layer of smoked provolone cheese helps lock in the rich flavors.
Pasta isn't a cop-out when it's dressed like this. Baked with earthy eggplant, this beefy pasta bake is sure to impress your dinner-party crowd. Make life easier by preparing it up to 4 months in advance. (Thanks, freezer!)
If your freezer is full of all these other make-ahead recipes, turn to your slow cooker for a cheesy, make-ahead breakfast casserole.
Every happy forkful of this hearty lasagna is loaded with Cajun-spiced chicken, Alfredo-coated veggies, and smoky pork sausage. The oven-ready casserole makes up to 12 servings -- pop it in the oven Sunday evening and enjoy leftovers all week long.
Help soothe your hosting stresses by prepping a scrumptious, anytime menu item: stuffing. The turkey-brimming bake features all your favorite fixings, including fluffy rice and crisp veggies, and it can be made up to a month in advance.