Chicken Noodle Casserole
Creamy comfort in every delicious bite no matter what the weather is like!
2 cups uncooked wide egg noodles
4 (4 ounces each) boneless, skinless chicken breasts cut into 1/2-inch cubes
1/2 cup chopped celery
1/2 cup chopped onion
3 tablespoons butter
3 tablespoons cornstarch
1 cup milk
2 cups chicken broth
1/4 teaspoon garlic powder
1/4 teaspoon salt
1/4 teaspoon ground black pepper
2 cups shredded cheddar cheese, divided
1. Cook the egg noodles according to package directions; drain. Meanwhile, in a large skillet over medium-high heat, cook the chicken, celery and onion in the butter until the meat is no longer pink and the vegetables are tender.
2. In a medium bowl, combine the milk, chicken broth, garlic powder, salt and pepper until smooth; add to the meat mixture in skillet. Cook, stirring constantly until slightly thickened; stir in the cooked noodles and 1 cup of the cheese.
3. Pour into an 11×7-inch casserole; top with the remaining 1 cup cheddar cheese. Bake at 350 degrees F for 20 to 25 minutes or until bubbly and cheese is melted. Makes 6 to 8 servings.