ALMOND CHICKEN RICE CASSEROLE

1
Ellen Bales

By
@Starwriter

Found this great little recipe waiting in my inbox this afternoon and I just knew it would be delicious with just a wee bit of tweaking.
Recipe & photo: favehealthyrecipes.com

Rating:

★★★★★ 1 vote

Comments:
Serves:
6
Cook:
45 Min
Method:
Bake

Ingredients

  • 3 c
    boneless skinless chicken breasts, diced
  • 1/2 c
    fat-free mayonnaise
  • 1/2 c
    plain fat-free yogurt
  • 1 can(s)
    (10.75 oz.) cream of chicken or mushroom soup
  • 2 c
    lowfat chicken broth
  • 1/2 tsp
    white pepper
  • 1-1/2 tsp
    salt
  • 2 Tbsp
    lemon juice
  • 3 Tbsp
    onion, chopped
  • 4 c
    cooked brown rice - or - cooked egg noodles
  • 1 can(s)
    (8 oz.) sliced water chestnuts
  • 1 1/2 c
    sliced almonds, divided
  • 1 c
    celery, chopped
  • 1/3 c
    butter or lowfat margarine, whichever you prefer
  • 2 c
    corn flakes

How to Make ALMOND CHICKEN RICE CASSEROLE

Step-by-Step

  1. In a large bowl, combine the chicken, mayonnaise, yogurt, soup, chicken broth, pepper, salt, lemon juice, onion, rice, water chestnuts, 1 cup of the almonds, and celery.
  2. Place the mixture into a large buttered casserole dish, about 9x13-inch.
  3. Mix the remaining 1/2 cup almonds, butter and corn flakes together and sprinkle over the top of the casserole.
  4. Bake in a preheated 350-degree oven for 35-45 minutes, or until bubbly.

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About ALMOND CHICKEN RICE CASSEROLE

Main Ingredient: Chicken
Regional Style: Asian
Other Tags: Quick & Easy, For Kids, Healthy
Hashtags: #hearty, #nutty




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