A made from scratch broccoli casserole with tender broccoli baked in a creamy cheese sauce also known as broccoli gratin this is arguably the ultimate way to consume tons and tons of broccoli creamy broccoli casserole i rsquo m about as much of a carnivore as a girl can be.

Top with 2 cups of no yolks broad noodles followed by broccoli and cheese with a whisk mix together soup and 2 frac12 cups of milk pour over the top of the casserole ingredients.

How to store freeze and reheat chicken and broccoli noodle casserole store keep the casserole in the refrigerator for three to five days freeze prepare the recipe through step 8 pour the noodle mixture into a dish but leave off the breadcrumbs and cheese.

Chicken and broccoli are a classic combination for this casserole but you can also use cauliflower feel free to substitute fresh chopped broccoli or cauliflower for this dish if you really like mushrooms you can easily add 1 2 cup or so of sauteed sliced mushrooms to the sauce mixture or add 1 small can or jar of drained sliced mushrooms.

Spread chicken and broccoli over noodles pour sauce over the top of the casserole mix cheese together and sprinkle over the casserole bake for 20 minutes or until the sauce is bubble and the cheese is melted.

Add cream cheese and noodles stir in some cream cheese the cooked noodles and the reserved cooking liquid top with cheese and bake add a little bit of provolone to the top of your skillet and bake for 20 to 25 minutes why reserve pasta water reserving pasta water is hellip.

After 12 minutes of simmering add the broccoli and cook for a further 3 minutes then stir through cheese top with more cheese then give it a quick broil grill just to melt the cheese what this chicken broccoli rice casserole tastes like it tastes like a creamy cheesy risotto it truly does except it rsquo s made with normal white rice.

Million dollar chicken casserole ndash this is our go to chicken casserole so easy to make and tastes like a million bucks chicken cream cheese cottage cheese sour cream onion garlic cream of chicken soup topped with crushed ritz crackers and butter.

Cheese ndash another great way to customize this dish is to turn it into a cheesy chicken noodle casserole you can do this by adding shredded monterey jack or cheddar cheese directly into the sauce and stir until melted or topping the casserole with hellip.