Kicked up tuna noodle casserole

Kicked Up Tuna Noodle Casserole Recipe

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Mary Wells

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@Mary_S_Wells

This tuna casserole is a delicious break from the ordinary. My husband and I love tuna casserole but I wanted to spice it up a little. Instead of just the usual mixed vegetables and cheddar cheese I decided to add Rotel with green chilies and cubed Velveeta cheese. We couldn't believe how delicious it was with just a little kick from the Rotel and the creaminess of the Velveeta. I hope you'll agree.

Rating:
☆☆☆☆☆ 0 votes
Serves:
6
Prep:
20 Min
Cook:
30 Min
Method:
Bake

Ingredients

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2 can(s)
tuna, packed in water
1 bag(s)
egg noodles
1 can(s)
cream of mushroom soup
1 1/4 c
milk
1 can(s)
mixed vegetables
10 oz
velveeta cheese, cubed
2 tsp
garlic powder
salt and pepper
3/4
sleeve ritz or town house crackers, crushed

How to Make Kicked up tuna noodle casserole

Step-by-Step

  • 1Drain tuna and shred with a fork in a large mixing bowl
  • 2Add mushroom soup, milk*, mixed vegetables (drained), Rotel (undrained), garlic powder, and salt and pepper
    *I just filled the empty soup can with milk
  • 3Stir to combine all ingredients in bowl. Set aside
  • 4Preheat oven to 350.
  • 5Cook noodles according to package directions
  • 6Cut the Velveeta into 1-inch cubes while the noodles are cooking
  • 7Spray a 9x13 pan or casserole dish with cooking spray
  • 8When noodles are cooked drain in colander but do not rinse
  • 9Put noodles in a 9x13 pan or casserole dish
  • 10Scatter cubed cheese over the hot noodles
  • 11Add tuna mixture to noodles and cheese. Stir to evenly combine
  • 12Sprinkle crushed Ritz or Town House crackers over the noodles
  • 13Bake, uncovered, for 30 minutes or until top is golden and bubbly
  • 14Let casserole sit for 5 minutes before serving

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About Kicked up tuna noodle casserole

Course/Dish: Pasta
Main Ingredient: Pasta
Regional Style: American
Other Tag: Quick & Easy
Hashtag: #Casserole




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