Category Archives: Chicken Recipes

Wild Rice Chicken Casserole

wild rice chickenThis recipe is not only healthy ad delicious, but quick and easy to prepare as well! And it freezes well in freezer bag, so you can save the leftovers for a later meal. Enjoy!

(Note: When you look at the cost estimate for this meal, remember that this recipe serves four. So you’ll be getting four whole meals out of this one batch — more, if you make it stretch. That comes to about $5 per meal, then, which is a fantastic price for a healthy, homemade dinner!)

Makes: 4 servings
Prep time: 30 min
Cook time: 1 hour
Oven temp:  350°F

Skill level: Easy
Cost estimate: $20

1 6 ¼ ounce package quick-cooking, long grain and wild rice
1 cup cooked, chopped chicken
1 cup finely chopped celery
1 ¼ cups finely chopped onion
1 cup light mayonnaise
1 10 ¾-ounce can condensed cream of mushroom soup

Preheat oven to 350 degrees. Cook rice according to package directions. Combine rice with chopped chicken, celery and onion, and place mixture in a 2 ½ quart baking dish. Stir in mayonnaise and condensed cream of mushroom soup together, and spread over top of chicken mixture. Bake covered in a preheated 350° oven for one hour.