Our 10 Most-Pinned Casserole Recipes on Pinterest in 2021

Spicy Brunch Lasagna
Photo: Jason Donnelly

One of the best pastimes (in my personal opinion, anyway) is scrolling through Pinterest and adding new recipe ideas to my many boards. As much as I love cooking, though, sometimes a hearty casserole is the easiest way to get a filling and comforting meal ready without too much effort. It seems the Pinterest community agrees, as many of our casserole recipes are popular among recipe boards. Here we've rounded up our top 10 most-pinned casserole recipes of the year. Pictures of breakfast casseroles, chicken casseroles, and more are about to go on your cooking to-do list. Expect to get hungry!

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Make-Ahead Turkey Manicotti

Make-Ahead Turkey Manicotti
Jason Donnelly

Utilize the leftovers from your big feast to make this top casserole. Chopped turkey combines with mozzarella, ricotta, cream cheese, and herbs for a rich, delicious filling for manicotti noodles. Prep up to 24 hours in advance and you'll have a delicious meal ready for the oven when you get home from work.

02 of 10

Baked Cajun Seafood and Rice

Baked Cajun Seafood and Rice
Blaine Moats

Give your next casserole dinner a bit of heat with the flavors of the South. Both shrimp and crabmeat star as the main protein sources here accompanied by nutritious veggies. Oh, and some bacon is thrown in for extra flavor. The flavors really meld nicely thanks to melted butter and shredded cheese.

03 of 10

Spicy Brunch Lasagna

Spicy Brunch Lasagna
Jason Donnelly

Lasagna for brunch might sound odd, but this popular casserole recipe is about to convince you to enjoy it regularly. Eggs, cheese, hashbrowns, and sausage make up the mouthwatering layers. Creamy, rich Alfredo sauce is also involved to keep the Italian theme going.

04 of 10

Chicken and Wild Rice Casserole

Chicken and Wild Rice Casserole
Blaine Moats

When it comes to classic comfort foods, this chicken casserole really hits the spot. Not only is this one of our most-pinned recipes, it's also a top-reviewed recipe with more than 500 reviews. This is also a great recipe to use up leftover turkey if you have it on hand.

Buy It: Threshold Baking Dish ($20, Target)

05 of 10

Twice Baked Potato Dump Casserole

Twice Baked Potato Casserole
Matthew Clark

This top-pinned casserole recipe is about to become your new favorite side dish for holidays (or any day, really). Use purchased mashed potatoes to prep this easy casserole recipe in just 10 minutes. You can also boil some potatoes and mash them yourself, though.

06 of 10

Eight-Layer Casserole

Eight-Layer Casserole
Marty Baldwin

Looking for new ways to use up the package of ground beef in the fridge? Look no further than this top-rated Pinterest recipe (135 five-star reviews and counting!). The cheesy noodle casserole gets tons of flavor from garlic, onion, and herbs. There's some chopped spinach thrown in as well to sneak some extra veggies onto the kids' plate.

07 of 10

Alfredo-Bacon Tot Casserole

Alfredo-Bacon Tot Casserole
Blaine Moats

For many, everything is better with bacon. That sentiment rings true here with this mouthwatering casserole idea. Frozen potato nuggets are an easy-prep, affordable, and filling ingredient that serve as the base in this budget-friendly dinner recipe. Use a pre-cooked rotisserie chicken to get this meal together fast.

08 of 10

Tortellini-Vegetable Bake

Tortellini-Vegetable Bake
Blaine Moats

Look forward to loading your plate with veggies thanks to this popular Pinterest recipe. Combine refrigerated cheese tortellini with a myriad of fresh vegetables including mushrooms, snap peas, and carrots before baking in a delicious cream cheese sauce. It's a vegetarian dinner idea (assuming you use vegetarian-friendly cheeses) even meat lovers will devour.

09 of 10

Farmer's Casserole

Farmer's Casserole
Blaine Moats

This top-rated Pinterest recipe is so good, you'll want to serve it for breakfast as well as put it on the occasional breakfast-for-dinner menu. The hearty egg casserole utilizes frozen hash brown potatoes to keep prep time down. For the meat, feel free to change it up with leftover ham, breakfast sausage, or Canadian-style bacon.

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Zucchini-Sausage Casserole

Zucchini-Sausage Casserole
Kritsada Panichgul

Our final top-pinned recipe of the year goes to this easy dinner casserole loaded with zucchini and sausage. It utilizes four pounds of zucchini, so it's the perfect recipe for using up your summer bumper crop. Herbed stuffing mix allows you to get your dinner prepped, baked, and on the table in less than an hour.

Buy It: Pyrex Glass Baking Set ($19, Walmart)

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