21 Crowd-Pleasing Chicken Casseroles

Make one of these warm and bubbly chicken dishes ahead for a convenient (and easy) weeknight dinner.


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Garlic Parmesan Chicken and Noodles

    For a cozy dinner, combine shredded rotisserie chicken with frozen peas, garlic, and milk, and then fold in egg noodles and Parmesan cheese. Cover with a crunchy bread and Parmesan topping, and then bake until it's bubbly.

Makes: 4 servings
Start to Finish   30 mins 
Bake   5 mins  450°F 
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Three-Cheese Ziti and Smoked Chicken Casserole

    This irresistible casserole features a rich, creamy sauce made from Asiago, fontina, and blue cheeses.

Makes: 6 servings
Prep   25 mins 
Bake   25 mins  375°F 
Stand   10 mins 
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Dilled Chicken-Orzo Casserole

    With layers of pasta, roasted chicken, and veggies this chicken casserole is a filling family favorite.

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Smokin' Tetrazzini

    Meaty mushrooms, sweet peppers, onions, and pasta fill this comforting chicken dish. Toasted almonds add satisfying crunch.

Makes: 6 servings
Prep   30 mins 
Bake   30 mins  350°F 
Stand   5 mins 
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Chicken and Wild Rice Casserole

    This rich and creamy casserole offers shredded chicken, rice, Parmesan cheese, and veggies.

Makes: 4 servings
Prep   30 mins 
Bake   35 mins  350°F 
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Chicken Alfredo Pot Pies

    With just six ingredients, this dish is a snap to make. Simply fill premade piecrust with cooked chicken, bottled Alfredo sauce, and fresh thyme.

Makes: 4 servings
Prep   25 mins 
Bake   12 mins  to  15 mins  450°F 
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Greek Chicken and Pita Casserole

    Crumbled feta cheese and sliced Kalamata olives add tanginess to this comforting casserole, while chicken, pita bread, zucchini, and roma tomatoes make it a satisfying one-dish meal.

Makes: 4 servings
Prep   20 mins 
Bake   20 mins  350°F 
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Baked Chicken Cordon Bleu

    Chicken breasts are filled with thinly sliced ham and creamy Gruyere cheese then coated with panko breadcrumbs for crispiness.

Makes: 6 servings
Prep   50 mins 
Bake   40 mins  to  45 mins  350°F 
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Coq au Vin Casserole

    We've kept this fresh twist on a classic French favorite traditional with classic ingredients such as red wine, mushrooms, and bacon. Serve it over hot noodles.

Makes: 6 servings
Prep   40 mins 
Bake   45 mins  350°F 
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Crab-Stuffed Chicken

    Thinly pounded chicken breasts contain fresh mushrooms, flaky crabmeat, and crushed crackers, then they're smothered with a rich white wine sauce.

Makes: 8 servings
Prep   45 mins 
Bake   37 mins  350°F 
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Chicken Curry Skillet with Rice Noodles

    Ready in just 30 minutes, this simple chicken and noodle dish gets an Asian-inspired twist from coconut milk, fish sauce, and red curry paste.

Makes: 6 servings
Start to Finish   30 mins 
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Thai Peanut Chicken Casserole

    Chicken is smothered in a rich and spicy peanut butter sauce, then slow-cooked for fall-off-the-bone tenderness. Fresh cilantro tempers the heat.

Makes: 4 servings
Prep   40 mins 
Bake  1 hr 20 mins  to 1 hr 30 mins  300°F 
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Texas-Style Casserole

    A rich cheese sauce balances the heat from chili powder and jalapeno peppers in this hearty casserole.

Makes: 12 servings
Prep   45 mins 
Bake   35 mins  to  40 mins  350°F 
Stand   10 mins 
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Chicken Alfredo and Rice Casserole

    This traditional chicken and rice casserole is quick and easy. Refrigerated pasta sauce trades places with soup as a rich, no-fuss base, while leftover cubed chicken -- roasted or fried -- keeps the whole dish simple.

Makes: 4 servings
Prep   25 mins 
Bake   50 mins  350°F 
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Smoky Chicken and Cheesy Potato Casserole

    With smoked chicken, hash brown potatoes, creamy soup, and lots of cheese, this casserole recipe is comfort food at its finest.

Makes: 6 servings
Prep   20 mins 
Cook  5 hrs  to 6 hrs (low)
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Hot 'n' Cheesy Chicken Casserole

    Here's a great idea for leftover chicken. Simply add it to rice, broccoli, tomatoes, cheese, and crisp crackers to make this creamy casserole.

Makes: 8 servings
Bake   35 mins  to  40 mins  350°F 
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Chicken Florentine Artichoke Bake

    A Parmesan cheese-bread crumb mixture tops this hearty supper featuring bow tie pasta, chicken, artichokes, and Monterey Jack cheese. Crushed red pepper adds a touch of heat.

Makes: 6 servings
Bake   30 mins  350°F 
Cook   5 mins 
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Chicken with Black Beans and Rice

    Chili powder and cayenne pepper spice up this chicken, beans, and rice combo.

Makes: 6 servings
Prep   20 mins 
Bake   50 mins  375°F 
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Chicken Mac and Cheese

    Add some heartiness to this comfort food classic with boneless chicken breast halves and sourdough bread crumbs. The result is irresistible.

Makes: 6 servings
Prep   40 mins 
Bake   20 mins  350°F 
Stand   10 mins 
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Chicken-Leek Casserole

    A delicate cream-and-wine sauce makes this delightful dish sing. Make it ahead for a dinner party-worthy dish that's quick and easy.

Makes: 6 servings
Prep   30 mins 
Chill  4 hrs  to 24 hrs 
Bake   20 mins  400°F 
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Tex-Mex Chicken and Rice Casserole

    Made with chili peppers, diced tomatoes, zesty spices, and a handful of other ingredients, this satisfying chicken casserole will spice up dinner tonight.

Makes: 6 servings
Prep   20 mins 
Bake   25 mins  425°F 
Stand   5 mins 
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