Macaroni Chicken Dinner
My family considers this dish a complete dinner all by itself. When I'm having company, I add green beans, hot rolls and chilled mixed fruit for a quick yet nutritious meal.—Zetta Harberts, Beattie, Kansas
Total TimePrep: 10 min. Bake: 50 min.
- 2 cans (10-3/4 ounces each) condensed cream of mushroom soup, undiluted
- 1 cup chicken broth
- 1 cup whole milk
- 1/2 cup half-and-half cream
- 2-1/2 cups cubed cooked chicken
- 2 cups uncooked elbow macaroni
- 2 cups shredded cheddar cheese
- 2 celery ribs, diced
- 4 hard-boiled large eggs, chopped
- 3/4 cup dry bread crumbs
- 2 tablespoons butter, melted
- In a large bowl, combine the soup, broth, milk and cream. Stir in the chicken, macaroni, cheese, celery and eggs. Transfer to a greased 3-qt. baking dish.
- Cover and bake at 350° for 30 minutes. Combine bread crumbs and butter; sprinkle over top. Bake, uncovered, 15-20 minutes longer or until macaroni is tender. Let stand for 5 minutes before serving.
Nutrition Facts1 cup: 285 calories, 15g fat (8g saturated fat), 131mg cholesterol, 514mg sodium, 18g carbohydrate (2g sugars, 1g fiber), 19g protein.
Originally published as Macaroni Chicken Dinner in Casserole Cookbook