Easy Southern Cooking Recipes: 15 Southern Chicken Casserole Recipes

By: Terrie Hayes, Editor, FaveSouthernRecipes.com

Bubbly, golden, and chock-full of wholesome, delicious ingredients, these Easy Southern Cooking Recipes: 15 Southern Chicken Casserole Recipes are the ultimate icons of time-honored Southern home cooking and hospitality. Whether you're looking for a traditional chicken pot pie recipe with tender and hearty chunks of chicken and vegetables, an old-fashioned twist on the usual turkey dressing, or a zestier Tex-Mex casserole with flour tortillas and taco seasoning, you will be pleased by the outcome. Kitchen tested to perfection, all of these delicious dinner recipes, which feature ingredients you use every day, have satisfied many happy tummies.
 

Easy Southern Cooking Recipes: 15 Southern Chicken Casserole Recipes
 

15 Easy Southern Chicken Casserole Recipes

 

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Chicken Pot Pie Recipes
 

Southwestern Chicken Pot Pie

Southwestern Chicken Pot Pie - Golden brown and packing a Southwestern kick, this innovative chicken casserole recipe with rotisserie chicken breast, black beans, red pepper, corn, gravy, and Pillsbury biscuit topping is as delicious as it looks!
 

 

Classic Chicken Pot Pie

Classic Chicken Pot Pie - A bountiful feast of everyday ingredients, this Classic Chicken Pot Pie recipe features butter-fried chicken breast, diced carrots, potatoes, frozen peas, sliced jar mushrooms, and frozen pearl onions in a creamy homemade gravy. A golden and flaky frozen puff pastry crust tops off this amazingly scrumptious dinner.
 

 

Puff Pastry Chicken Pot Pie

Puff Pastry Chicken Pot Pie - The great part about this chicken pot pie recipe is how amazingly easy it is to make when it looks like you have to work really hard. Simple ingredients like frozen mixed veggies and leftover roasted chicken are added to a delicious base of cream of chicken soup, cream of celery soup, and sour cream. A simple lattice of frozen puff pastry is the chef's secret for making this simple recipe look masterful.
 

 

Easiest Chicken Pot Pie

Easiest Chicken Pot Pie - Leftover rotisserie chicken and pre-made refrigerated pie crust make this easy chicken casserole recipe a perfect choice for a busy weeknight dinner idea. True to a classic pie, this chicken and vegetable delight is made with an extra thick gravy to hold its shape when sliced.
 

 

Oh My Chicken Pot Pie

Oh My Chicken Pot Pie - Every scoop of this dreamy creamy chicken pot pie is bursting with potatoes, carrots, peas, onions, and chucks of buttery chicken breast. A homemade chicken pot pie this hearty and delicious will have your family saying, "Oh my!"
 

 

Chicken and Bacon Pot Pie with Sweet Potato Crust

Chicken and Bacon Pot Pie with Sweet Potato Crust - This sweet potato leaf-crust chicken casserole with the savory kick of bacon, sage, and nutmeg is so amazingly delicious that everyone will be asking you for the recipe. The leaves transform this extraordinary pot pie into the perfect side dish for any Thanksgiving or fall dinner.
 

 


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Tex-Mex Casserole Recipes
 

Tex Mex Chicken Bake

Tex-Mex Chicken Bake - Sure to be a sensation at your next dinner, this flavorful, three-cheese Mexican chicken casserole features chicken breast, rice, black beans, chopped bell pepper, corn, and a crunchy tortilla topping.
 

 

Mexican Chicken Casserole with Cornbread Topping

Mexican Chicken Casserole with Cornbread Topping - Topped with a layer of golden, sweet cornbread, this flavorful Tex-Mex casserole recipe is a true Southern belly-pleaser from start to finish. With 30 minutes and a few simple ingredients, you can create a sensational taco-flavored chicken dinner the whole family will devour.

 

 

The Best King Ranch Casserole

The Best King Ranch Casserole - A Southern chicken casserole classic, this Tex-Mex inspired dish features seasoned chicken breast, shredded cheese, cream of chicken soup, diced tomatoes with chilies, and crushed corn chips.


 

Old-Fashioned Southern Cooking Recipes

 

Nana's Southern Chicken and Dressing

Nana's Southern Chicken and Dressing - Your Thanksgiving guests will gush over this old-fashioned twist for traditional dressing. Crumbled cornbread and white bread are tossed into a mix of shredded chicken, onions, celery, milk, and chicken broth for a savory Southern stuffing that will soon become a family favorite.
 

 

Best-Ever Poppy Seed Chicken Casserole

Best-Ever Poppy Seed Chicken Casserole - The flavorful, creamy chicken filling of this Southern chicken casserole recipe is complemented by a buttery and crunchy, crumbled Ritz cracker topping.
 

 

Comforting Chicken and Stuffing Casserole

Comforting Chicken and Stuffing Casserole - Family dinner is deliciously easy with this chicken and stuffing casserole dinner recipe. All you have to do is cook the chicken breast, combine it with cream of mushroom soup, cream of chicken soup, milk, butter, and stuffing mix, and then bake until pleasantly browned on top.
 

 

Grandma's Favorite Heirloom Country Chicken Casserole

Grandma's Favorite Heirloom Country Chicken Casserole - This chicken potato casserole is a scrumptious family treasure, which features layers of tender potatoes, sour cream, Cheddar cheese, and French-fried onions. Whether by magic, instinct, or a combination of the two, Grandma's dinner recipes are always quick, simple, and incredibly delicious.
 

 

Cajun Chicken and Sausage Casserole

Cajun Chicken and Sausage Casserole - The savory Andouille sausage and bite-sized chicken tenders in this delectable chicken casserole recipe are sure to take your family's taste buds by storm. The combination of navy beans, carrots, celery, onion, and a chicken and tomato gravy base makes this quick and easy dinner recipe a hearty and healthy one as well.
 

 

Cheesy Chicken Broccoli and Rice Casserole

Cheesy Chicken Broccoli and Rice Casserole - So scrumptious just to look at, and sure to be the highlight of your next family dinner, this easy dinner casserole features chicken, rice, chopped broccoli florets, and a crunchy, buttery, crushed cornflake topping.
 

 


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