Chicken and Green Bean Casserole

CREAMY CHEESY CHICKEN AND GREEN BEAN CASSEROLE

Course: Main Course
Cuisine: American
Keyword: Cheesy Green Bean and Chicken Casserole
Prep Time: 20 minutes
Cook Time: 20 minutes
Total Time: 40 minutes
Servings: 6 people
Calories: 529 kcal
Author: Shauna Smart

Your next evening home, make this delicious, simple Creamy Cheesy Chicken and Green Bean Casserole meal -- your family's bellies and hearts will be happy! 

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Ingredients

  • 2 cups chicken, shredded or chopped
  • 10-12 ounces crimini mushrooms
  • 2 stalks celery stalks, chopped into small pieces
  • 1 medium yellow onion, chopped into small pieces
  • 2 chicken bouillon cubes
  • 1/4 cup PUR water
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 1/4 teaspoon black pepper
  • 1/2 teaspoon onion powder
  • 1/2 teaspoon garlic powder
  • 1 cup heavy cream
  • 1/2 cup mayonnaise
  • 2 cups shredded cheddar cheese
  • 1 cup crispy onions for the topping
  • 4-5 cups long frozen green beans
  • 1 tablespoon butter

Instructions

  1. Cook green beans per package directions. Drain water and set aside.

    In a large skillet add your butter, celery, onion, mushrooms, chicken bouillon cubes, and ¼ cup water. Cook until onions and celery and soft and the liquid has cooked off.

    In a large bowl combine your heavy cream, spices, mayonnaise and whisk together. Add your onion mixture, chicken, green beans, ½ of your cheese and stir well.

    Pour into a 9×13 casserole dish. Spread out your mixture evenly. Sprinkle the other half of your shredded cheddar cheese and place in a pre-heated 400° oven. Cook for 18-20 minutes or until the casserole is bubbling in the middle.

    Remove from the oven and sprinkle your Crispy Onions over the top.

    Serve and enjoy!

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Nutrition Facts
CREAMY CHEESY CHICKEN AND GREEN BEAN CASSEROLE
Amount Per Serving
Calories 529 Calories from Fat 396
% Daily Value*
Fat 44g68%
Saturated Fat 20g125%
Cholesterol 138mg46%
Sodium 973mg42%
Potassium 652mg19%
Carbohydrates 9g3%
Fiber 2g8%
Sugar 4g4%
Protein 23g46%
Vitamin A 1610IU32%
Vitamin C 10.2mg12%
Calcium 343mg34%
Iron 1.4mg8%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.