When fall approaches and the brand new college yr begins, households want some simple go-to recipes for weeknight meals. One thing that may enchantment to your entire clan. Properly, right here you go! That is our fast and simple Rooster Noodle Casserole.
It could be my new favourite, combining the most effective flavors of Rooster Noodle Soup and Rooster Pot Pie…however in a dish that even the pickiest eaters can’t cease consuming! Combining hen with noodle something is only a consolation meals at its finest.
It’s actually a one pot dish that you would be able to put collectively in about 15-20 minutes earlier than baking. Even make this forward of time and reheat. What may very well be simpler?
The mix of the creamy soups, the cheese, the mayo, chunks of scrumptious hen, the chunk sized pasta, and the colourful veggies are excellent. And topped with crispy panko, it’s actually a house run! Simply add a inexperienced salad on the aspect and dinner is prepared very quickly.
Rooster Casserole with Noodles
This Rooster Noodle Casserole will be made “seasonal” with all kinds of enjoyable pasta shapes! Conventional noodle casseroles sometimes use an egg noodle, however I actually just like the small chunk dimension items of our enjoyable pasta shapes. I used our Natural Farm Pasta since fall is nearly right here and everyone seems to be wishing these scorching and humid summer season days would simply go away.
Discover the lovely cow formed pasta and pink barn shapes…simply too cute! Your youngsters could have enjoyable discovering the opposite hidden enjoyable shapes within the Natural Farm Pasta – pigs and chickens make an look too.
This might be an awesome recipe for Thanksgiving week. Our Gobble Turkey Pasta along with your leftover chopped turkey as a substitute of hen – yum! And tremendous simple after the massive effort of cooking and coordinating Thanksgiving dinner.
Or for extra enjoyable, why not do that with ABC Pasta, Dinosaur Pasta, or for crew occasions, our Soccer Pasta, Cheerleading, Music Pasta or no matter your sport or event. And if you’re watching your carbs, substitute our low carb Good Day Pasta, and get the bonus of extra fiber and protein as nicely! A lot of Pastabilities once we are speaking noodles!
Rooster Noodle Casserole Recipe
Let’s break down the simplicity of this recipe and dig into the choices and shortcuts. You’ll begin out by cooking your pasta and setting it apart. Our pasta takes about 6 minutes to cook dinner, and, within the meantime, you’ll be able to start to get the opposite substances collectively. And be aware, for this recipe, I don’t salt the water as there may be loads of sodium within the soups and the extra seasonings.
Ingredient Shortcut Concepts:
- For the hen, pull aside and chop a rotisserie hen or purchase the already pulled and packaged rotisserie hen from Costco.
- Use canned hen you probably have too, however it’s not my first alternative!
- Recipe requires shredded cheddar cheese however strive a cheddar mix to combine it up! We love the Sargento 4 state cheddar mix.
- Frozen peas and carrots are conventional, however you should use any frozen blended greens
- As a substitute of chopping an onion your self, go forward and however eh pre-chopped contemporary or frozen chopped onions!
- The panko breadcrumb topping is elective, however I feel it actually makes a distinction! Just a little crunch provides to the feel of every chunk.
- In case you are serving particular person parts, add some additional cheese and contemporary parsley on prime.
After you may have loved our Rooster Noodle Casserole, and you’re prepared for some extra “hen” concepts, strive our Thai Rooster Pasta or Southwest Rooster Pasta with Avocado Sauce. Scrumptious and completely different flavors that your loved ones will love.
12 ounces Natural Farm Pasta
4 cups chopped cooked hen (I used rotisserie)
1 10 oz can Cream of Rooster Soup
1 10 oz can Cream of Mushroom Soup
1 cup milk
½ cup mayonnaise
½ onion, finely diced
1 cup shredded cheddar cheese + extra for garnish
1 ½ cups frozen peas and carrots, or blended greens
½ t. garlic powder
½ t. onion powder
½ t. salt
¼ t. black pepper
2 T. chopped parsley + extra for garnish
½ cup panko breadcrumbs (elective)
4 T. salted butter (1/2 stick), melted (elective)
Preheat oven to 350 levels. Coat a 9” x 13” casserole dish or Pyrex with cooking spray.
Cook dinner pasta in accordance with bundle instructions, drain, and rinse with chilly water. Put aside.
In a big bowl, mix soups, milk, mayonnaise, onion, cheese, peas and carrots, 2 T. parsley and all seasonings. Combine till completely mixed. Add hen and stir. Add pasta and gently mix into combination. Modify seasonings to style.
Pour combination into ready dish. Sprinkle panko breadcrumbs on prime. Drizzle melted butter over panko. (This panko topping step is elective, however advisable)
Bake uncovered for half-hour, or till heated by means of. Prime with contemporary chopped parsley. Serve! You may additionally prime particular person servings with further cheddar cheese if desired. Get pleasure from!