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Creamy Ranch Chicken Noodle Casserole

Looking for a new twist to the old stand-by chicken noodle casserole? We’ve added a ranch dressing packet to the mix, and it’s simply irresistible and oh so comforting!


10 servings

Total Time

about 1 hour

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Preheat oven to 350°. Coat a 9×13-inch baking dish with nonstick spray.

For the casserole, blanch noodles in a pot of boiling salted water, 1 minute; drain, rinse with cold water, and drain again.

Melt butter in same pot over medium. Add onions, carrots, and celery; sweat, covered, until vegetables soften, 5 minutes.

Add flour and ranch seasoning; cook 2 minutes. Stir in broth, half-and-half, and cream cheese; bring to a boil, reduce heat, and simmer until thick, 23 minutes.

Stir in noodles, chicken, Cheddar, and parsley; season with salt and pepper. Transfer noodle mixture to prepared dish.

For the topping, combine crackers, Parmesan, butter, and parsley; season with salt and pepper. Sprinkle topping over casserole and bake until bubbly, 2530 minutes. Let casserole rest 510 minutes before serving.

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