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Hot 'N'Cheesy Chicken Casserole Recipe

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This recipe for Hot 'N'Cheesy Chicken Casserole, by , is from The Hauptli Reunion 2008 Cookbook , one of the cookbooks created at FamilyCookbookProject.com. We help families or individuals create heirloom cookbook treasures.

Linda Littlefield
Added: Saturday, November 1, 2008


3 cups chopped cooked chicken
1 14-oz. pkg. frozen broccoli florets
2 cups cooked rice*
1 1/2 cups frozen peas
1 10.75-oz.can condensed cream of chicken soup
1 10.75-oz.can condensed fiesta nacho cheese soup
1 10-to10.5oz. can diced tomatoes and green chilies
1/2 cup milk
1/2 tsp.crushed red pepper (optional)
1/2 cup shredded cheddar cheese (2oz.)
1/2 cup shredded mozzarella cheese (2oz.)
1 cup crushed rich round crackers

Preheat oven to 350 F. Place chicken in bottom of 3-quart rectangular baking dish.
In large bowl combine broccoli,rice and peas.
Spread mixture over the chicken.
In medium bowl combine cream of chicken soup, nacho cheese soup, diced tomatoes, milk, and crushed red pepper.
Stir in 1/4 cup of the cheddar cheese and 1/4 cup of the mozzarella cheese.
Pour mixture over broccoli mixture in baking dish.
Sprinkle crushed crackers evenly over all.
Top with remaining cheddar and mozzarella Cheeses.

Bake, uncovered, 35 to 40 minutes or until topping is golden.

*If you do not have leftover rice, cook 3/4 cup long grain white rice or brown rice in 1 1/3 cups boiling water for 15 minutes.(40 minutes for brown rice) or until water is absorbed

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