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Chicken and Broccoli Bake

Warm, creamy, and covered in cheese this crowd pleasing Chicken and Broccoli Bake is a no fuss dinner that's easy on the budget too.
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Chicken and Broccoli Bake

Ingredients

  • 2 ⅔ cups cook and dice Chicken, Boneless Breasts
  • 2 cups Broccoli Cuts, Frozen
  • 10 ¾ ounces Cream of Chicken Soup
  • 2 cups cook White Rice, Long-Grain
  • 1 teaspoon Garlic Powder
  • 1 cup Cheddar Cheese, Shredded

Freezer Containers

  • 1 8x8 Baking Pan

Supplies

  • Cooking Sprays
  • Foils
  • Labels

Nutritional Information

  • Not available.

Make It Now Cooking Directions

These directions are for cooking this recipe to serve immediately and NOT to freeze for later.

  1. In a large bowl, mix cooked chicken, broccoli, soup, rice, and garlic powder.
  2. Spread in greased baking dish. Top with cheese.
  3. Bake at 375F for 25-30 minutes or until heated through.

Freeze For Later Cooking Directions

These directions help you cook or prepare this meal PRIOR to being frozen for serving later (see Serving Day Directions when you are ready to prepare it to eat).

Why would I want to freeze this?

  1. In a large bowl, mix cooked chicken, broccoli, soup, rice, and garlic powder.
  2. Divide into indicated number of greased baking dishes. Top with cheese.
  3. Cover tightly with foil. Affix label.

Make From Frozen Serving Day Directions

These directions help you cook or reheat this meal AFTER it's been frozen for when you are ready to eat it.

  1. Bake uncovered at 375F for 25-30 minutes or until heated through.

10 Comments

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  1. Do you think this would work with a can of tuna? If yes, then how many cans would you use? Or would it just have a weird taste with tuna?

    1. Yes, you could. I would use 16 ounces of canned tuna which would be the equivalent for this. If you think that might be too overpowering you can back it off just a bit.

  2. Hi! So I know it’s way after February, but I am freezing meals in preparation to welcome a new baby in the next three weeks. I made this dish tonight but substituted turkey for the chicken and elbow macaroni for the rice. Turned out fabulous! Thank you for your great recipes…keep them coming!

    1. Optional…sometimes I do, sometimes I don’t. But if you’re freezing, it would probably be a good idea to blanche it first. You could also use frozen broccoli.

  3. I just made this with brown rice and it turned out great. It’s really filling and the cost per serving is really low. It doesn’t have a ton of flavor though so we added salt and pepper at the table. But the lack of tons of flavor, in my opinion, puts it in there with the comfort foods, good for a cold winter night. I do have to say though that my picky two year old ate it and enjoyed it (thank you cheese!). We’ll be adding this to the list to remake especially while our kids are young or when they are going through that starving teenage phase.

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