Cheesy Chicken and Broccoli. We can't get enough of this cheesy rice bake stuffed with chicken, broccoli, and cheddar. The brilliance of this dish isn't just the flavor combo—it's the fact that you're making it all in one pan. one pan, people! A meal-in-one casserole with chicken, rice, broccoli, cheese, onion, and creamy soups all baked into one dish.
This cheesy Chicken Broccoli Rice Casserole is the EASIEST meal you'll make all week and is sure to become a new family favorite! Casseroles are the perfect weeknight meal and we just happen to LOVE them around here. This ultra creamy chicken casserole is made with cheese sauce, pasta, chicken, broccoli and bacon. You can cook Cheesy Chicken and Broccoli using 6 ingredients and 3 steps. Here is how you cook it.
Ingredients of Cheesy Chicken and Broccoli
- It’s 2 c of broccoli florets.
- It’s 12 oz of chicken, cut in 1/2" pieces.
- Prepare dash of each of salt and pepper.
- Prepare 3/4 c of shredded cheddar cheese.
- It’s of cooking spray.
- Prepare 2 T of water.
A chicken casserole your family will be happy to have for dinner! You guys, I thought a LONG time about what to call this recipe. It's sort of a casserole; and sort of a mac and cheese. One Pot Cheesy Chicken Broccoli and Rice Casserole – it's cheesy, it's comforting and it's made in one pot.
Cheesy Chicken and Broccoli instructions
- Heat skillet sprayed with cooking spray. Add broccoli and 2 T water. Cover and cooked until slightly softened abd water evaporated..
- Add chicken and season with salt and pepper. Cook until chicken is no longer pink..
- Sprinkle on cheese and cook until melted. Can be served wrapped in lettuce or tortilla..
These are like the chicken and broccoli version of good ole' Rissoles! Serve this for dinner with crusty bread slathered with butter and a side salad. Or put out a platter with a dipping sauce as a starter to share! Even those who are members of the "I don't like broccoli" crowd will find themselves asking for seconds of this irresistible chicken and broccoli recipe; no one can say no to the cheesy, chicken and rice combo. Macaroni and Cheesy Chicken Baked Casserole.