Tempt My Tummy Tuesday…Cheesy Chicken and Noodles

by Lisa on April 4, 2011

 

 

 

This is comfort cookin’, like your momma would have made. Which, yes, means there is processed cheese and it is a casserole. :-)

 

Cheesy Chicken and Noodles

  • 8 oz package wide egg noodles
  • 1 onion, chopped
  • 2 cups sliced mushrooms
  • 1/4 cup butter or margarine
  • Two 10 1/2 oz cans condensed cream of chicken soup
  • 1/2 cup milk
  • 2 cups grated processed American cheese
  • 1/2 cup grated Parmesan cheese
  • One 16 oz carton cottage cheese
  • 4 chicken breast halves, cooked and shredded

Directions:  Cook noodles approximately 5 minutes.  Saute onion and mushroom in butter.  In large bowl, combine all ingredients, carefully folding in cooked noodles last.  Pour into 10×14 inch pan and sprinkle liberally with more Parmesan cheese.  Bake at 350 for 45 minutes.  Freezes well.  Serves 8.

Now, I know there are many ways to make this a more healthful dish.  However, I wanted to share the recipe as is.  The recipe comes from a fun cookbook, “Meals Like Mom used to Make” by Karen Brown.  I was given this book by one of my online blog friends, ~LL at As for Me and My House blog.

Thank you for joining us for Tempt My Tummy Tuesday! Don’t forget to link up your recipe post.

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Jennifer@HomeMatters April 4, 2011 at 8:03 pm

Oh that sounds SO cheesy and good. I’m going to look for that cookbook. Sounds like a good one.
Thanks for hosting again this week. I love seeing what everyone is cooking :)
Jennifer

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Emily {Frilly Details} April 4, 2011 at 8:26 pm

That sounds like a great recipe! Thanks for the link party :)

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Kim April 4, 2011 at 8:32 pm

Thanks for hosting another fun linky party this week! I’m looking forward to exploring more of your blog! :)

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Liz@HoosierHomemade April 4, 2011 at 8:36 pm

Yum! I made Sour Cream Noodle Bake for dinner tonight, but I like the addition of chicken in yours.
Thanks for hosting Lisa! Enjoy your week!
~Liz

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Self Sagacity April 4, 2011 at 9:09 pm

Chicken seemed like a very popular dish this week, and probably every week. :-)

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Miz Helen April 4, 2011 at 11:13 pm

Hi Lisa,
I think that we are all thinking Chicken this week. Your Chicken look very good, we just love the noodles with chicken. I am sharing my Baked Nutty Pretzel Chicken. Thank you for hosting and have a great week!

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Katerina April 5, 2011 at 2:11 am

This sounds such a comfort food. I made chicken as well and linked up but in a different way. Thanks for hosting!

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April @ The 21st Century Housewife April 5, 2011 at 3:23 am

Your yummy casserole definitely does sound like comfort food – just right for a cold rainy day like we have here in the south of England today! Thank you for sharing it, and also for hosting Tempt My Tummy Tuesday :)

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Heather @ Golden Reflections April 5, 2011 at 5:29 am

Thanks for hosting! I also host a recipe blog hop at my blog. I hope you will stop by and link your recipe up as well! http://golden-reflections.blogspot.com/2011/04/recipe-of-week-blog-hop-zesty-skillet.html

Thanks!

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Louanne April 5, 2011 at 8:47 am

My mom used to make a casserole just like this, but with cream of mushroom soup…one of my favorites!

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Tina (PinayInTexas) April 5, 2011 at 8:48 am

Your Cheesy Chicken and Noodles sounds good!
I’m linking up my Ground Pork in Tomato Sauce for this week! Enjoy! :)

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Lisa @ HappyinDoleValley April 5, 2011 at 9:11 am

Today I’m sharing our recipe for blueberry cream cheese muffins — so good! Thanks for hosting! Blessings, ~Lisa

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Jane April 5, 2011 at 9:15 am

Good Morning Lisa!
I added my Ginger Hermits today. Love your Blog Hop! So many yummy recipes to check out! Thanks for hosting. :)

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Michelle April 5, 2011 at 9:40 am

The way you phrase what you’re making – that yes, there’s processed cheese and it’s a casserole, well, I’m still giggling over here. Too funny! A cheesy casserole sounds really good to me right now actually (though shhhh I might have to sub out the processed cheese for somethign else), as it’s still freezing cold in Chicago. Someday spring will come!

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Lisa April 7, 2011 at 10:55 am

Michelle, I was giggling about that, too. ;-)

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Janet April 5, 2011 at 10:03 am

Mmmm, gotta love some good comfort food. Thanks for hosting.

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Hollie April 5, 2011 at 11:57 am

Thanks again for hostessing each Tuesday!

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Tara @ Feels Like Home April 5, 2011 at 2:53 pm

I am marveling at out Tempt My Tummy Tuesday has grown. Way to go, Lisa!

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Lisa April 7, 2011 at 10:54 am

Thanks Tara. It is no credit to me, but all the others who participate.

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Mirage April 5, 2011 at 3:10 pm

I’m your newest follower! Joining in for Tempt my tummy tuesday :) Thanks for the recipe too.

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Jessica April 9, 2011 at 1:48 pm

I just linked up last night I hope you will have a nice weekend :)

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Christi @ A Southern Life April 19, 2011 at 9:10 am

I saw my link was double posted. Had some trouble with linky. I see that there are a couple of other posts that are doubled as well. Now mine has been removed for Passover Charoset. Should I re-submit?

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laura May 29, 2011 at 11:13 pm

found your blog on another foodie’s site and saw your linky party! Yeah!
newest follower
laura

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