For a heart-warming dinner full of delectable flavors, try one of these healthy chicken casserole recipes.
Traditionally high in calories, fat, and cholesterol, casseroles have long-since been a healthy eating faux-pas. However,
our lighter, nutritionally healthier options offer exciting twists on the classics and equally desirable results for a meal
the whole family will enjoy.
Our Tortilla Chip Casserole recipe retains all the full-flavor of this popular chicken comfort dish but with lighter ingredients, coming in at just around 380 calories per serving.
View Recipe: Tortilla Chip Casserole
Instead of the usual jarred salsa often called for in Mexican casserole, this recipe features a homemade salsa made with charred
tomatoes that are mixed with cilantro and fresh lime juice. Charring the tomatoes gives a rich flavor to the salsa, which
is a good match for this chicken-and-veggie-packed dish.
View Recipe: Mexican Chicken Casserole with Charred Tomato Salsa
This Tex-Mex chicken enchilada casserole is a delicious dinner option when you're craving Southwestern-style comfort food.
Full of flavor from the cilantro, cumin, chopped onion, and pickled jalapeño pepper, it’s a dish that is well worth the preparation
time in the kitchen.
View Recipe: Chicken Enchilada Casserole
A classic that makes great use of leftover turkey or chicken. It’s so creamy and comforting that you’ll be glad it makes two
casseroles—one for now and one for later.
View Recipe: Chicken Tetrazzini
This comfort classic recipe is the perfect dish for dinner during the week. The contrasting colors of the yellow and green
squash give the meal a nice appearance, but you can choose to use just one or the other if you prefer.
View Recipe: Chicken and Rice Casserole
This chicken spaghetti casserole is low in calories and can easily be made ahead. The recipe makes two casseroles so enjoy
one for dinner and freeze the other for later, or serve as a main course at large family gatherings.
View Recipe: Aunt Liz’s Chicken Spaghetti Casserole
This Chicken Tamale casserole is a quick and easy swap for more traditional tamales - but just as delicious! Original tamale
recipes are too time-consuming for weeknight meals, but corn bread mix approximates the flavor and speeds up the cook time.
View Recipe: Chicken Tamale Casserole
Trade the traditional enchilada sauce for a creamy, cheesy topping on this Mexican chicken casserole recipe. Your family will
never know they're enjoying a lightened version of this delicious meal.
View Recipe: Cheesy Chicken Enchiladas
Traditionally served during holidays, this casserole is perfect for dinner year-round. Serve with a simple green salad for
a healthy, well-rounded, full-flavored meal.
View Recipe: Chicken and Broccoli Casserole
Parmesan cheese adds a nutty, salty flavor to this creamy chicken casserole recipe. Ready in under 30 minutes, it’s a great
option for weekday family dinners or to serve to company.
View Recipe: Parmesan Chicken and Rice Casserole
Not only is this casserole a good source of niacin (mainly from the chicken), but one serving also supplies about 60 percent
of your daily calcium needs. Fresh corn and corn tortillas offer an ample amount of folate, too, and the best part is, it
View Recipe: Chicken Poblano Casserole
Just about every New Mexican home has a favorite version of this spicy chicken casserole recipe. This one features the convenience
of canned cream of chicken soup, and you can make it a day ahead.
View Recipe: Green Chile-Chicken Casserole
This recipe has a nostalgic appeal that harks back to the 1950s and '60s. If preparing ahead of time, we recommend adding
the baked potato chips when ready to bake, to avoid a soggy texture in the casserole.
View Recipe: Hot Chicken and Chips Retro