Chicken Noodle Casserole

Main Dishes · Recipes · August 9, 2018

Chicken noodle casserole for the dinner win! It’s filled with chicken, noodles, broccoli, carrots and more and topped with a butter-y cracker crust making it flavorful and a family favorite.

Chicken Noodle Casserole

Chicken and Noodle Casserole

Why are casseroles the best? Something about just throwing everything together in one big dish and cooking it in the oven makes me so happy. This chicken and noodle casserole is so fabulous. It has chicken. It has veggies. It has pasta. And it’s all mixed together with the creamiest yummiest sauce. Don’t forget the crushed cracker topping!! YUM.

I love to make this for when we have company over for dinner. It also makes a great dish to bring to a family in need of dinner one night. This casserole is the best comfort food. And it feeds a ton! It pretty much checks every box. Did I mention it also makes amazing leftovers? This recipe wins at life. You’ve got to try it and let me know how you love it!

Easy Chicken Noodle Casserole

How to Make Creamy Chicken Noodle Casserole

Start this recipe by cooking your chicken in a 400 degree oven for 30 minutes. Check to see if it’s done when it’s no longer pink in the middle. You could also use leftover chicken from other recipes or shredded chicken from a rotisserie chicken. I love buying those at the grocery store or Costco and using the chicken in recipes during the week. Life hack! But cooking your own chicken beforehand works just as great.

Cook your egg noodles as directed on the package and drain them. Cut the chicken into small pieces and mix it in a bowl with the cooked pasta noodles. Combine the soups, sour cream, carrots, and broccoli in a separate bowl. Add salt and pepper to taste. Gently combine the two mixtures of chicken and pasta with the soup and veggies. Pour it all into a 2 quart baking dish and set aside. Mix together the crushed crackers and melted butter. Don’t mind me…just drooling over here. I’m a sucker for a crumble topping on anything. Spread the crackers onto the top of the casserole before putting into the oven. Bake for 30 minutes in a 350 degree oven. When it’s slightly brown on top, it’s ready to be devoured!

Chicken and Egg Noodle Casserole

Have I convinced you to try this casserole recipe yet? Let’s review. It’s easy and simple to make. It’s full of flavor and totally delicious. It has chicken, pasta, and veggies. It feeds a lot of people and makes great leftovers. I don’t mean to be bossy but go make this tonight!

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Chicken Noodle Casserole Recipe

Chicken noodle casserole for the dinner win! It's filled with chicken, noodles, broccoli, carrots and more and topped with a butter-y cracker crust making it flavorful and a family favorite.

Course Main Course
Cuisine American
Prep Time 40 minutes
Cook Time 30 minutes
Total Time 1 hour 10 minutes
Servings 6
Calories 516 kcal
Author Kristyn Merkley

Ingredients

  • 4 skinless, boneless chicken breast halves
  • 6 oz egg noodles
  • 1 (10.75) can condensed cream of mushroom soup
  • 1 (10.75) can condensed cream of chicken soup
  • 1 cup sour cream
  • 1 cup broccoli chopped
  • 1 cup carrots chopped
  • salt and pepper to taste
  • 1/2 cup butter
  • 1/4 cup Ritz crackers crushed

Instructions

  1. Bake chicken at 400 for 30 minutes (or until no longer pink).

  2. Cook noodles as directed on package; drain.

  3. Cut chicken into small pieces, and mix with noodles.

  4. In a separate bowl, mix together soups, sour cream, carrots, and broccoli. Add salt and pepper, to taste. Gently stir soup mixture with chicken and noodles.Place in a 2 quart baking dish

  5. Mix crumbled crackers into your melted butter. Spread evenly over casserole.

  6. Bake for 30 minutes at 350 degrees F (175 degrees C). Casserole should be heated throughout and slightly browned on top.

Recipe Notes

TRIED & TRUE FINDINGS:

  • DIFFICULTY: easy
  • HOW MANY DOES IT FEED: 8
  • ANY CHANGES MADE: baked chicken in oven, added carrots and broccoli.
  • ANY SUGGESTIONS FOR NEXT TIME: None
Nutrition Facts
Chicken Noodle Casserole Recipe
Amount Per Serving
Calories 516 Calories from Fat 252
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 28g 43%
Saturated Fat 15g 75%
Cholesterol 180mg 60%
Sodium 390mg 16%
Potassium 796mg 23%
Total Carbohydrates 25g 8%
Dietary Fiber 1g 4%
Sugars 3g
Protein 37g 74%
Vitamin A 88.7%
Vitamin C 20.5%
Calcium 8.2%
Iron 8%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.

Adapted from AllRecipes.com

Chicken Noodle Casserole

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    Paige Cassandra Flamm

    This recipe looks so good and perfect for fall! I can’t wait to try it soon!

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