Rooster Noodle Casserole – The Pasta Shoppe

When fall approaches and the brand new college yr begins, households want some straightforward go-to recipes for weeknight meals.  One thing that can enchantment to the whole clan.  Effectively, right here you go!  That is our fast and simple Rooster Noodle Casserole. 

Baked Chicken noodle casserole in white ceramic baking dish.

It could be my new favourite, combining the very best flavors of Rooster Noodle Soup and Rooster Pot Pie…however in a dish that even the pickiest eaters can’t cease consuming! Combining rooster with noodle something is only a consolation meals at its finest.

It’s actually a one pot dish which you could put collectively in about 15-20 minutes earlier than baking.  Even make this forward of time and reheat.  What could possibly be simpler?

Serving of chicken noodle casserole on white plate.

The mix of the creamy soups, the cheese, the mayo, chunks of scrumptious rooster, the chew sized pasta, and the colourful veggies are excellent. And topped with crispy panko, it’s actually a house run!  Simply add a inexperienced salad on the aspect and dinner is prepared very quickly. 

Rooster Casserole with Noodles

This Rooster Noodle Casserole may be made “seasonal” with all sorts of enjoyable pasta shapes!  Conventional noodle casseroles usually use an egg noodle, however I actually just like the small chew measurement items of our enjoyable pasta shapes.  I used our Natural Farm Pasta since fall is nearly right here and everyone seems to be wishing these sizzling and humid summer season days would simply go away.

close up of cow shaped pasta with casserole on spoon

Discover the lovable cow formed pasta and crimson barn shapes…simply too cute!  Your youngsters may have enjoyable discovering the opposite hidden enjoyable shapes within the Natural Farm Pasta – pigs and chickens make an look too.

This might be an awesome recipe for Thanksgiving week.  Our Gobble Turkey Pasta along with your leftover chopped turkey as an alternative of rooster – yum!  And tremendous straightforward after the massive effort of cooking and coordinating Thanksgiving dinner.

Plate of casserole with Organic Farm Pasta box and casserole dish in background,

Or for extra enjoyable, why not do this with ABC Pasta, Dinosaur Pasta, or for crew occasions, our Soccer Pasta, Cheerleading, Music Pasta or no matter your sport or event.  And if you’re watching your carbs, substitute our low carb Good Day Pasta, and get the bonus of extra fiber and protein as effectively!  A lot of Pastabilities after we are speaking noodles!

Rooster Noodle Casserole Recipe

Let’s break down the simplicity of this recipe and dig into the choices and shortcuts.  You’ll begin out by cooking your pasta and setting it apart.  Our pasta takes about 6 minutes to prepare dinner, and, within the meantime, you possibly can start to get the opposite substances collectively.  And word, for this recipe, I don’t salt the water as there may be loads of sodium within the soups and the extra seasonings.

Overhead shot of plate of chicken noodle casserole highlighting pasta shapes.

Ingredient Shortcut Concepts:

  • For the rooster, pull aside and chop a rotisserie rooster or purchase the already pulled and packaged rotisserie rooster from Costco
  • Use canned rooster you probably have too, nevertheless it’s not my first alternative!
  • Recipe requires shredded cheddar cheese however strive a cheddar mix to combine it up! We love the Sargento 4 state cheddar mix.
  • Frozen peas and carrots are conventional, however you should utilize any frozen combined greens
  • As a substitute of chopping an onion your self, go forward and however eh pre-chopped recent or frozen chopped onions!
  • The panko breadcrumb topping is optionally available, however I feel it actually makes a distinction!  A little bit crunch provides to the feel of every chew. 
  • In case you are serving particular person parts, add some further cheese and recent parsley on prime. 
Large casserole with close up of a bite on a spoon featuring the barn shaped pasta.

After you could have loved our Rooster Noodle Casserole, and you might be prepared for some extra “rooster” concepts, strive our Thai Rooster Pasta or Southwest Rooster Pasta with Avocado Sauce.  Scrumptious and completely different flavors that your loved ones will love.

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12 ounces Natural Farm Pasta

4 cups chopped cooked rooster (I used rotisserie)

1 10 oz can Cream of Rooster Soup

1 10 oz can Cream of Mushroom Soup

1 cup milk

½ cup mayonnaise

½ onion, finely diced

1 cup shredded cheddar cheese + extra for garnish

1 ½ cups frozen peas and carrots, or combined greens

½ t. garlic powder

½ t. onion powder

½ t. salt

¼ t. black pepper

2 T. chopped parsley + extra for garnish

½ cup panko breadcrumbs (optionally available)

4 T. salted butter (1/2 stick), melted (optionally available)


Preheat oven to 350 levels.  Coat a 9” x 13” casserole dish or Pyrex with cooking spray.

Prepare dinner pasta in line with package deal instructions, drain, and rinse with chilly water. Put aside.

In a big bowl, mix soups, milk, mayonnaise, onion, cheese, peas and carrots, 2 T. parsley and all seasonings.  Combine till totally mixed.  Add rooster and stir.  Add pasta and gently mix into combination.  Modify seasonings to style.

Pour combination into ready dish.  Sprinkle panko breadcrumbs on prime.  Drizzle melted butter over panko. (This panko topping step is optionally available, however advisable)

Bake uncovered for half-hour, or till heated by.  High with recent chopped parsley.  Serve!  You might also prime particular person servings with extra cheddar cheese if desired.  Take pleasure in!