Chicken Cashew Chinese Noodle Casserole

Chicken Cashew Chinese Noodle Casserole Recipe

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Terrie Hoelscher

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@Blessed1

This is a great "go-to" casserole. I've been making it for years for pot lucks, funeral collations, family get-togethers, etc. Has a lot of really good textures and tastes in it. Just add a side salad and it's a meal!

Rating:
★★★★★ 2 votes
Comments:
Serves:
6
Prep:
10 Min
Cook:
35 Min

Ingredients

1 c
diced celery
1/4 c
diced onion
1 Tbsp
butter
1 1/2 c
cooked chicken, cubed or torn into small pieces*
1/4 lb
dry-roasted cashews**, divided usage
1 can(s)
cream of mushroom soup, low sodium
1/4 c
milk
3 oz
can dry chinese ('chow mein') noodles, divided usage
1 Tbsp
low sodium soy sauce
1 can(s)
water chestnuts, drained, sliced

Step-By-Step

1* you can substitute a large [10-oz.]can of cooked chicken, drained
** I have also substituted slivered almonds, reserving some for top of casserole
2Preheat oven to 350°. Spray an 8x8" baking dish with PAM.
3In a large skillet, saute' onion and celery together in butter, until soft and translucent, about 4 - 5 minutes.
4Add the remaining ingredients and mix well, reserving some of the chinese noodles and cashews (or slivered almonds) for the top.
5Spoon into prepared baking dish. Sprinkle reserved chinese noodles and cashews (or slivered almonds) over top of casserole.
6Bake for 30 - 35 minutes, until golden and bubbly.

About Chicken Cashew Chinese Noodle Casserole

Course/Dish: Chicken, Casseroles
Regional Style: Asian
Other Tag: Quick & Easy