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Make-Ahead Chicken Casserole

 Make-Ahead Chicken Casserole
“This hearty entree offers a great way to use up leftover turkey or chicken. Whenever I make it, someone asks for the recipe.” Best of all, you can fix it ahead to simplify mealtime. —Sue Kennedy, Galloway, Ohio
8 ServingsPrep: 45 min. + chilling Bake: 45 min. + standing

Ingredients

  • 1 package (6 ounces) Stove Top chicken stuffing mix
  • 1/2 pound sliced fresh mushrooms
  • 1 small onion, chopped
  • 1 tablespoon butter
  • 3 garlic cloves, minced
  • 3 cups cubed cooked chicken
  • 1 package (16 ounces) frozen corn, thawed
  • 1 package (16 ounces) frozen chopped broccoli, thawed
  • 1 can (10-3/4 ounces) reduced-fat reduced-sodium condensed cream of mushroom soup, undiluted
  • 1 cup 2% milk
  • 1 cup reduced-fat sour cream
  • 1 cup reduced-fat mayonnaise
  • 3/4 teaspoon pepper

Directions

  • Prepare stuffing according to package directions. Meanwhile, in a
  • large skillet, saute mushrooms and onion in butter until tender. Add
  • garlic; cook 1 minute longer.
  • In a large bowl, combine the chicken, corn, broccoli, soup, milk,
  • sour cream, mayonnaise, pepper and mushroom mixture; transfer to a
  • greased 13-in x 9-in. baking dish. Top with stuffing. Cover and
  • refrigerate overnight.
  • Remove from the refrigerator 30 minutes before baking. Cover and bake

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Make-Ahead Chicken Casserole (continued)

Directions (continued)

  • at 350° for 35 minutes. Uncover and bake 10-15 minutes longer or
  • until stuffing is lightly browned. Let stand for 10 minutes before
  • serving. Yield: 8 servings.
Nutritional Facts: 1-1/2 cups equals 501 calories, 26 g fat (9 g saturated fat), 90 mg cholesterol, 918 mg sodium, 41 g carbohydrate, 4 g fiber, 26 g protein.