Chicken and Rice Casserole - Good weeknight dinner to enjoy!

Want a one-dish meal that the whole family will love? Try our delicious and filling Chicken Rice Casserole.

Layers of rice, chicken and vegetables in a soupy sauce with a crunchy topping – great for the whole family. This is a great way to use up any leftover chicken you might have from the roast (or takeaway) the night before.  If you want to make this recipe but you don’t have any leftover chicken, just bake some chicken breasts or chicken thights in the oven for 25 minutes on a sheet of baking paper.

Chicken and Rice Casserole | Stay At Home Mum

serves
6
time needed
prep cook
ingredients
8
difficulty
Easy
rating (click to rate)
3.5 based on 6868 ratings, click to rate

Ingredients

  • 2 cups Chicken, Cooked chopped
  • 2 cups Chicken Stock
  • 1 cup Sour Cream
  • 3 cups Jasmine Rice cooked
  • 1 tin Cream Of Chicken Soup
  • 2 cups Fresh Broccoli Florets
  • 1/4 cup Butter melted
  • 2 cups Cornflakes crushed


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Method

How to Make Chicken and Rice Casserole:

  1. Preheat the oven to 180 degrees.
  2. Grease a large baking tray lightly with canola oil.
  3. Spread the cooked rice evenly on the bottom of baking tray.
  4. Carefully pour the two cups of chicken stock over the cooked rice.
  5. Spread the broccoli and chopped chicken evenly over the rice layer.
  6. Mix together the sour cream and can of cream of chicken soup and pour evenly over the top of the chicken mix.
  7. Mix the melted butter and the crushed cornflakes together and spread evenly on top.
  8. Bake for 30 - 40 minutes or until golden.

Notes

Recipe Hints and Tips:

  • Chicken Rice Casserole is suitable to freeze for up to two months.
  • This dish can be made with any sort of rice, just make sure the rice is well cooked before adding to the baking dish.
  • Good use of leftover rice or barbecue chicken. Any cooked chicken is fine, chicken breast or thigh fillets that are leftover.
  • If you're not a fan of rice, the rice can be substituted with thinly sliced potatoes or quinoa.

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