Three Cheese Chicken Macaroni Casserole

Three Cheese Chicken Macaroni Casserole

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Nutritional Info
  • Servings Per Recipe: 12
  • Amount Per Serving
  • Calories: 298.7
  • Total Fat: 15.8 g
  • Cholesterol: 60.9 mg
  • Sodium: 760.7 mg
  • Total Carbs: 22.6 g
  • Dietary Fiber: 1.0 g
  • Protein: 17.4 g

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Velveeta, pepper jack, and Parmesan go into this combination of my two favorite foods: macaroni & chicken casserole. Velveeta, pepper jack, and Parmesan go into this combination of my two favorite foods: macaroni & chicken casserole.
Number of Servings: 12


    2 chicken breasts
    1 1/2 cups dry macaroni
    1 can evaporated milk
    1 tsp chicken bouillon
    12 ounces Velveeta
    4 ounces pepper jack cheese
    4 tsp Parmesan cheese
    6 tablespoons butter or margarine
    1 1/2 cups bread crumbs
    1 tsp minced onion
    1 tsp minced garlic


1) Thaw chicken
2) Boil two pots of water
3) Cut Velveeta cheese into small cubes and grate pepper jack for faster melting
4) Microwave butter for 1 minute to melt
5) Add chicken breasts to one pot and macaroni noodles to other
6) Reduce heat to medium
7) Boil about 10 minutes (until noodles can be cut through and chicken is done)
8) Remove water from macaroni, add evaporated milk, velveeta & pepperjack
9) Remove chicken from pot and cut or shred into small pieces
10) Add chicken, bouillon, minced garlic & onion (and salt & pepper as desired) to macaroni
11) Mix breadcrumbs and melted butter in large ziploc bag
12) Pour macaroni into 9 x 13 casserole dish
13) Sprinkle breadcrumbs over top, covering all of the macaroni
14) Sprinkle shredded parmesan evenly over bread crumbs
15) Bake at 350 for 25-30 minutes (top should be golden brown)

makes 12 pieces from 9x13 pan


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  • Very Good
    2 of 2 people found this review helpful
    I have made this recipe twice. The first time I made it exactly as submitted. We thought that the breadcrumbs were overwhelming and took away from the macaroni and cheese. We substituted 1/2 cup Panko for the breadcrumbs and used 1/4 cube of melted butter. Very Good. A keeper! - 2/7/11

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  • Incredible!
    1 of 1 people found this review helpful
    It was fantastic! Thanks for sharing! - 5/18/10

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  • Great! I used canned chicken with liquid instead of bouillon cube, seasoned with Mrs. Dash. Instead of minced garlic, I sautéed a diced onion and chicken. Instead of pepper jack, I used shredded sharp cheddar cheese, and instead of bread crumbs used panko crumbs. Thanks for sharing. - 3/8/16

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  • Excellent I did cut back the amount of butter and bread crumbs and used panko. I also added broccoli - 1/22/16

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  • I am in love! Tastes so naughty! I did add extra chicken and use whole wheat noodles. - 2/12/14

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  • This was really good! my husband loved it and my daughter who dropped by and is very picky loved it and ask to take some along! that's high praise. - 2/7/14

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  • I want to ask what the serving size is.. there is 12 servings but what is amount you can consume per serving.
    - 1/1/14

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  • Boyfriend said "it's very good". Yay! a new one for the dinner rotation. Like mentioned before, I would cut down on the breadcrumbs as they were a bit overwhelming. Oh and I made this a little easier by using canned chicken. - 5/24/10

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  • Good...but i would use less bread crumbs next time. - 5/21/10

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  • Sounds lovely but what's a 'stick' (ie.half a stick of pepperjack) British reader so not sure what you mean, thanks - 5/19/10

    Reply from LITTLEBITTYSARA (6/12/10)
    I mean the length it is normally packaged in. Other than butter, I have it listed in oz, so if your package says weight you can judge by that. The stick of butter was 4 oz. Sorry about the breadcrumb overage! It's just that my mom's always made chicken casserole with tons of it so I love it.

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