Chicken cordon bleu casserole comes together quick as a wink. Put some chicken nuggets or chicken strips, ham, chicken soup, sour cream and cheese together and you are on your way to having a fabulous dinner. If you are not a big fan of Swiss cheese, then just change it up with some mozzarella.
I love when you can have dinner ready in about 30 minutes or so. We are so blessed to have so many choices at our finger tips. And even though this doesn’t look like the most amazing dinner ever, I promise you that you will enjoy it.
I am not big on ham or Swiss cheese, but I really enjoy chicken cordon bleu casserole. It is amazing how these flavors all come together and make a fantastic casserole. Chicken cordon bleu casserole is one thing that can bring happiness to many faces.
What are some other things that bring us happiness? Thanksgiving with family and friends, birthday parties, a phone call from an old friend, or a new pair of shoes. Some other things that can make one happy are doing a good deed for someone. It seems that most of the time when I do something nice for someone, that makes me feel so much better.
What is Chicken Cordon Bleu?
- Chicken cordon bleu is a dish of chicken wrapped around cheese, then breaded and pan-fried or deep-fried.
How is Chicken Cordon Bleu Casserole Different than Chicken Cordon Bleu?
- Chicken cordon bleu Casserole layers the chicken pieces and cheese into a casserole.
- It has the same ingredients, but is served differently.
I do forget that when I am having a bad day, so I need to remember that if I never had a bad day, how would I know if I was having a good day? So remember, the next time you are feeling down, you know what that feels like because you have had better days and felt better before.
Sometimes when our kids are having a hard time in life, we tend to want to make everything better. I forget that they too, need to experience different emotions in life. It truly is hard to watch sometimes, and we do want to make things perfect for them. I guess we just want them to be happy.
Do you ever wonder how they will survive their children if we coddle them too much. I guess that it just hurts when your kids hurt. Then again we must remember that how will you ever know the good times if you do not experience the sad. And how will you ever become better if you just stay the same?
What Ingredients Do I Need For Chicken Cordon Bleu Casserole?
- Chicken nuggets or strips
- Cream of chicken soup
- Sour cream
- Swiss cheese
- Bread crumbs and parmesan cheese
How Do I Make Chicken Cordon Bleu Casserole?
- Cook chicken tenders or nuggets. When cooled, cut into chunks.
- In a medium bowl, mix soup, sour cream, and milk.
- In a 9″ X 13 ” pan, place 1/2 of each of the following: chicken, ham, soup mixture, and then cheese.
- Repeat each step again.
- Top with bread crumbs and Parmesan cheese.
- Cover loosely with foil.
- Bake @ 350 degrees for 30 minutes.
So if your kids or family is feeling a little low, how about you make them a chicken cordon bleu casserole. It has it’s way of saying that I love you and I hope that things pick up soon and that life is better for you tomorrow. My we learn to enjoy every minute even when life is feeling a little rough.
Another thing that makes you feel good is when your cute grand kids come and give you hugs and tell you how much that they love and appreciate you. Another thing is that you do not want them to hurt either. Happy chicken cordon bleu casserole.
Tips and Tricks For Chicken Cordon Bleu Casserole:
- You can use any cooked chicken, even chicken patties, or rotisserie chicken, the chicken doesn’t have to be breaded.
- Some Swiss cheese is stronger than others so be careful when picking your cheese so that the flavor isn’t over powering.
- If you do not have cubed ham, you could also use Buddig meat and place it on top of the chicken.
My grandson told his mom, “I can’t eat that mom, the cheese is too rich”. I was thinking really, do you even know what rich is? So when I made it again, I just did half Swiss and half Mozzarella; that way it wasn’t as strong tasting. However my hubby loves Swiss so he would eat it with all Swiss.
That is one nice thing about this, you can do what you want. Start to finish, you can have this on the table in about 45 minutes. I can say that every person that has tried this at my house, besides my grandson, has enjoyed this casserole and it has been slicked it up every time I have made it.
So you have got to try this Chicken Cordon Bleu Casserole today. Your family will be happy that you did. I was being a little lazy when I made this today and I just cut some of the different kinds of cheese into strips and layered them on top each time you are suppose to add a layer of cheese. This can be a go to recipe when you are in need of something fast and delicious.
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Serving Size 1
Amount Per Serving Calories 480Total Fat 34gSaturated Fat 15gTrans Fat 1gUnsaturated Fat 14gCholesterol 113mgSodium 960mgCarbohydrates 15gFiber 1gSugar 2gProtein 28g