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Million Dollar Chicken Casserole

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Million dollar chicken casserole is the perfect go-to chicken casserole that your family will fall in love with as it combines chicken, cream of chicken soup, sour cream, and cheeses that is topped with buttery crackers for a perfect weeknight meal everyone will love. 

Million Dollar Chicken Casserole

With busy kids and busy schedules, it is hard to make dinner! That is one of the many reasons I love this million dollar chicken casserole recipe! It is easy to prepare, I can make it ahead of time and it is always a hit in our family! 

Million Dollar Chicken Casserole

For more chicken casserole dishes try our Ritz chicken casserole and our chicken pot pie casserole

Million Dollar Chicken Casserole

How to Make Million Dollar Chicken casserole

  • Preheat the oven to 350 degrees. Prepare a 9×13 casserole dish with nonstick cooking spray.
  • In a large bowl, mix the cream cheese, cottage cheese, sour cream, soup, garlic powder, and onion powder. Add the cooked chicken and stir until well combined.

  • Transfer the mixture to the prepared casserole dish and create an even layer.

  • In a small bowl, mix the cracker crumbs and butter until the crackers are well coated in the butter. Sprinkle the crumbs evenly over the chicken mixture.

  • Bake the casserole for 35 to 40 minutes or until the edges are bubbling and the crackers are golden brown.
Million Dollar Chicken Casserole

Tips Tricks and FAQs

  • If you prefer you can half the recipe. 
  • You can reduce the cream cheese to 4 ounces if you would like. 
  • Spice up this dish by adding ¼ teaspoon of cayenne pepper or buffalo sauce to add a little spice. 
  • Garnish the dish with minced parsley if you prefer. 
  • You may add bacon to this dish. 
  • You can use canned chicken or rotisserie chicken or any other type of cooked chicken that you desire. 
Million Dollar Chicken Casserole

Storage

This will store in the fridge for up to 4 days in the fridge in an airtight container. 

Million Dollar Chicken Casserole

Can you freeze Million dollar chicken?

Yes! You can freeze million dollar chicken casserole. 

Unbaked: You can freeze this prior to baking. Prepare as directed, omitting the topping, and then wrap in plastic and then in foil. Place in the freezer for up to 3 months. When you are ready to enjoy, thaw in the fridge. Remove plastic and foil and add the topping. Bake as directed. 

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Baked: Bake the casserole as directed and let it completely cool. Wrap in plastic and then in foil. Place in the freezer for up to 3 months. 

When you are ready to enjoy, thaw overnight in the fridge and warm back up in the oven for about 30 minutes. 

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