Crunchy Chicken Casserole Recipe -
  • READY IN 55 mins

Crunchy Chicken Casserole

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"Great comfort food, easily halved, great for leftovers."

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Original recipe makes 8 servings Change Servings
  • PREP

    15 mins
  • COOK

    40 mins

    55 mins


  1. Preheat oven to 375 degrees F (190 degrees C).
  2. Mix chicken, cream of chicken soup, celery, rice, mayonnaise, eggs, lemon juice, onion, and salt in a large bowl. Transfer mixture to a 9x13-inch baking dish. Mix corn flakes and margarine in another bowl; sprinkle over chicken mixture.
  3. Bake in preheated oven until bubbly and golden brown, 40 to 45 minutes.
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  • Cook's Note:
  • May be made the day before and refrigerated. If made before, put the flakes on just before baking.

Reviews More Reviews

Jan 12, 2013

We made this for dinner and it is delicious! I put frozen peas in it as well. Awesome!

Apr 15, 2015

Followed directions but it lacked flavor. My husband grabbed the pepper and I did not feel it was worth the effort.


5 Ratings

May 10, 2013

Great Recipe. Easy to modify to suit you tastes and still works out. I halved the mayo and used part sour cream. I exchanged Panko for the corn flakes and carrots for the celery. The carrots didn't cook all the way which gave a nice crunch in each bite. I also recommend adding some seasoning. Garlic and Herb worked good for me. Leftover are good too. I'll use this again!

Mar 21, 2013

I altered the recipe somewhat, we are not big fans of celery, so I left it out. I did not have the lemon juice or corn flakes so that got left out too. I did however top with a pound of cooked bacon. My family wants it again!!!

Mar 11, 2013

was okay, i halved it. was kinda bland, felt like it needed something else.


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  • Calories
  • 642 kcal
  • 32%
  • Carbohydrates
  • 25.8 g
  • 8%
  • Cholesterol
  • 216 mg
  • 72%
  • Fat
  • 50.4 g
  • 78%
  • Fiber
  • 0.8 g
  • 3%
  • Protein
  • 21.6 g
  • 43%
  • Sodium
  • 1095 mg
  • 44%

* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.

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