Chicken Tater Bake
Total TimePrep: 20 min. Bake: 35 min.
Makes2 casseroles (6 servings each)
- 2 cans (10-3/4 ounces each) condensed cream of chicken soup, undiluted
- 1/2 cup 2% milk
- 1/4 cup butter, cubed
- 3 cups cubed cooked chicken
- 1 package (16 ounces) frozen peas and carrots, thawed
- 1-1/2 cups shredded cheddar cheese, divided
- 1 package (32 ounces) frozen Tater Tots
- In a large saucepan, combine the soup, milk and butter. Cook and stir over medium heat until heated through. Remove from the heat; stir in the chicken, peas and carrots, and 1 cup cheese.
- Transfer to two greased 8-in. square baking dishes. Top with Tater Tots.
- Cover and freeze one casserole for up to 3 months. Bake the remaining casserole at 400° until bubbling, 25-30 minutes. Sprinkle with 1/4 cup cheese; bake until cheese is melted, about 5 minutes longer.
- To use frozen casserole: Remove from the freezer 30 minutes before baking (do not thaw). Sprinkle with 1/4 cup cheese. Cover and bake at 350° until heated through, 1-1/2 to 1-3/4 hours.
Nutrition Facts1 each: 356 calories, 21g fat (9g saturated fat), 61mg cholesterol, 844mg sodium, 29g carbohydrate (3g sugars, 4g fiber), 18g protein.
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Mar 27, 2019
liked it but needed more potato
Jul 9, 2018
This is a great recipe as is, but also can be changed up so easily—different soup, different meat, different veggies, even the cheese—for a different look and taste!
Jun 21, 2017
I don’t buy cans of soup anymore, because of the sodium, so I used 1? cups of chicken stock and a flour slurry to thicken the stock. I used diced onions and mushrooms, diced cauliflower, and thinly sliced baby carrots that I had saut?ed in olive oil until tender. My husband said, “It is a keeper!” I would recommend it, whenever you are craving a home cooked meal that is easy to prepare.
Feb 6, 2017
This is a fun recipe and a change from chicken pot pie that many kids would love! We felt it needed more seasoning but this is a good base recipe that can be customized. I used ham instead of chicken because that is what I had on hand but otherwise followed the recipe exactly.
Feb 11, 2016
tastes just like a chicken pot pie without the crust. Really easy and delicious!
Feb 5, 2016
Very very good perfect the way it is but I also did one can of mushroom soup and one chicken.
Feb 2, 2016
I made this as part of a freezer cooking day and froze both pans and followed the recipe exactly. We just had one last night for supper and it was delicious. However, it took a lot longer to bake than indicated. I had it in the oven for 2-1/4 hours (and I even increased the temperature part way through). It was definitely worth the wait though - my husband loved it and ate 2 large portions.
Aug 14, 2015
Oh my GOOD!! I didn't make any changes.... perfect!
Mar 9, 2015
okay- could use a little more seasonings.
Jan 29, 2015
Super easy and yummy! I used 1 can cream of chicken and 1 cream of mushroom. I also used frozen mixed vegetables. I added some garlic pepper and garlic powder to the soup mixture as it cooked which added to the flavor.