Chicken and Zucchini Casserole

Pat Duran

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@kitchenChatter

This is real family pleaser and so easy to prepare.Great for company and can use any leftover cooked turkey or chicken. Try other vegetables too like broccoli, or peas or mixed vegetables.


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Serves:

8 to 10

Prep:

20 Min

Cook:

30 Min

Method:

Bake

Ingredients

6 c
sliced zucchini, sliced or chunked
3 or 4 medium
chicken tenders
1/2 c
chopped sweet onion
1/2 c
chicken broth
5 oz
box rice-a-roni chicken and garlic
1 c
dairy sour cream
1 c
cheddar cheese, shredded
1/4 c
grated, parmesan cheese,divided
1/4 c
seasoned italian bread crumbs
2 large
eggs, lightly beaten

Directions Step-By-Step

1
Heat oven to 350^. Use cooking spray in a 9x13-inch baking pan, set aside.
Make rice-a roni according to package directions,set aside.
2
In a Dutch oven combine the zucchini, onion, chicken tenders and chicken broth, bring to a boil, cover, reduce heat and simmer for 20 minutes. Remove chicken pieces to cutting board. Drain remaining ingredients; and gently partially mash ingredients in pan. (can save drained liquid for freezer to use when you make soup.)
3
Chop chicken into small pieces. Combine the rice mixture,chicken pieces and the zucchini mixture in the Dutch oven. Add in the sour cream, cheddar cheese, and 2 Tablespoons of the Parmesan, breadcrumbs and eggs; stir gently to blend.
4
Spoon mixture into prepared baking pan and sprinkle top with the remaining Parmesan.
Bake for about 30 minutes until bubbly and golden.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Chicken, Casseroles
Main Ingredient: Chicken
Regional Style: American