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not mom's chicken tetrazzini

(3 ratings)
Recipe by
Valerie Johnson
Smyrna, GA

This recipe for chicken tetrazzini is simple to make and much easier than the one my mom gave me years ago. The original recipe is from Southern Living Magazine. I've made a few changes. It is one of my family's favorites. We usually serve it with a salad or green beans.

(3 ratings)
yield 10 - 12
prep time 15 Min
cook time 35 Min

Ingredients For not mom's chicken tetrazzini

  • 1 pkg
    whole wheat vermicelli (16 oz pkg)
  • 1/2 c
    chicken broth
  • 4 c
    chopped cooked chicken
  • 1 can
    cream of mushroom soup (10 oz)
  • 1 can
    cream of chicken soup (10 oz)
  • 1 can
    cream of celery soup (10 oz)
  • 8 oz
    container sour cream
  • 6 oz
    jar sliced mushrooms, drained
  • 1/2 c
    shredded parmesan cheese
  • 1 tsp
  • 1/2 tsp
  • 1 c
    shredded asiago cheese
  • 1 c
    shredded cheddar cheese

How To Make not mom's chicken tetrazzini

  • 1
    Cook vermicelli, drain and return to pot and toss with chicken broth
  • 2
    Stir together chopped chicken and next 9 ingredients in a large bowl; add vermicelli and toss well
  • 3
    Spoon mixture into 1 lightly greased 11 x 14 inch baking dish or two 11 x 7 baking dishes. Sprinkle evenly with of cheddar cheese
  • 4
    Bake covered at 350 degrees for 30 minutes; uncover and bake 5 more minutes or until cheese is melted and bubbly.
  • 5
    NOTE: Freeze unbaked casserole up to 1 month if desired. Thaw overnight in refrigerator. Let stand 30 minutes at room temperature and bake as directed.
  • 6
    ANOTHER NOTE: fat-free soup can be used, but it does not taste as good - it's a little bland.

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