Ham 'n' Swiss Chicken Recipe photo by Taste of Home
Total Time
Prep: 10 min. Cook: 4 hours
This saucy casserole allows you to enjoy all the rich, traditional flavor of Cordon Bleu with less effort. It's a snap to layer the ingredients and let them cook all afternoon. Just toss a salad to make this meal complete. —Dorothy Witmer Ephrata, Pennsylvania

Updated: Jan. 03, 2024

Ham ‘n’ Swiss Chicken

Prep Time 10 min
Yield 6 servings.


  • 2 large eggs
  • 2 cups whole milk, divided
  • 1/2 cup butter, melted
  • 1/2 cup chopped celery
  • 1 teaspoon finely chopped onion
  • 8 slices bread, cubed
  • 12 slices deli ham, chopped
  • 2 cups shredded Swiss cheese
  • 2-1/2 cups cubed cooked chicken
  • 1 can (10-3/4 ounces) condensed cream of chicken soup, undiluted


  1. In a large bowl, whisk eggs and 1-1/2 cups milk. Add butter, celery and onion; stir in bread cubes.
  2. Place half of the mixture in a greased 3-qt. slow cooker; top with half of the ham, cheese and chicken. Combine soup and remaining milk; pour half over chicken. Repeat layers.
  3. Cook, covered, on low 4-5 hours or until a thermometer inserted into bread mixture reads 160°.

Nutrition Facts

1 cup: 659 calories, 41g fat (21g saturated fat), 219mg cholesterol, 1258mg sodium, 29g carbohydrate (8g sugars, 2g fiber), 43g protein.