Creamy White Cheesy Chicken Lasagna

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Valeree Dunbar

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@Valeree

what makes this lasagna different is that I add a can of cream of chicken or cream of mushroom soup to the recipe and it is to die for. I also discovered that Campbell's makes a combination cream of chicken and cream of mushroom soup in one can so you can have both flavors in this dish.

Rating:

★★★★★ 1 vote

Comments:
Prep:
20 Min
Cook:
40 Min
Method:
Bake

Ingredients

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  • 9
    whole lasagna noodles (not oven ready)
  • 1/2 c
    butter
  • 1
    whole onion chopped
  • 1 clove
    garlic minced
  • 1/2 c
    all purpose flour
  • 1 tsp
    salt
  • 2 c
    chicken broth
  • 1-1/2 c
    milk
  • 4 c
    shredded mozzerella cheese, divided
  • 1 c
    grated parmesan cheese, divided, plus 1/4 cup for topping (optional)
  • 1 tsp
    each of dried basil and oregano
  • 1/2 tsp
    pepper
  • 1-1/2 c
    ricotta cheese
  • 1 can(s)
    small can cream of chicken or cream of mushroom soup
  • 2 c
    cooked cubed chicken (roasted chicken works best)
  • 1 pkg
    10 oz. frozen spinach thawed and drained
  • 1 Tbsp
    chopped fresh parsley

How to Make Creamy White Cheesy Chicken Lasagna

Step-by-Step

  1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees. Bring large pot of salted water to boil. Cook lasagna noodles 8-10 minutes. Drain and rinse with cold water.
  2. Meanwhile melt butter in saucepan over medium heat. Cook onion and garlic in butter until tender stirring frequently. Stir in flour and salt, simmer until bubbly.
  3. Mix in the broth and milk, and boil stirring constantly for 1 minute. Stir in 2 cups of mozzarella cheese and 1/2 cup parmesan. season with basil, oregano and pepper. Remove from heat, set aside. Mix together the ricotta cheese and the soup. set aside.
  4. Spread 1/3 of sauce mixture on bottom of 9x13 inch baking dish. Layer with 1/3 of noodles, all of the ricotta/soup mixture, and all of the chicken. Arrange 1/3 of the noodles over the chicken and layer 1/4 of the sauce mixture, the spinach, and the remaining 2 cups of mozzarella cheese.
  5. Arrange remaining noodles over cheese and spread remaining sauce evenly over noodles. Sprinkle with parsley and 1/4 cup parmesan cheese (optional). Bake 35-40 minutes. Let stand 5 minutes before cutting.

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About Creamy White Cheesy Chicken Lasagna

Course/Dish: Chicken
Main Ingredient: Chicken
Regional Style: Italian




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