Betty's Terrific Chicken (or Turkey) Tetrazzini
|Condensed cream of chicken soup||21 1⁄2 Ounce (two 10.75 ounces can)|
|Milk||1 1⁄2 Cup (24 tbs)|
|Parmesan cheese||1 Cup (16 tbs), grated|
|Onion powder||1 Teaspoon|
|Chicken chunks||3 Cup (48 tbs), cooked|
|Portabella mushroom||1 Cup (16 tbs), chopped|
|Cooking oil spray||1⁄2 Teaspoon (as needed)|
|Dry breadcrumb||3⁄4 Cup (12 tbs)|
|Butter||5 Tablespoon, melted|
1. Follow package direction and cook vermicelli.
2. Grease an 8-inch by 12-inch baking dish with cooking spray and set it aside.
3. Preheat oven to 400 degree F.
4. In a large bowl, combine cream of chicken soup, milk, Parmesan cheese, and onion powder. Mix well.
5. Drop chicken, mushrooms, and cooked vermicelli in the bowl. Mix to combine.
6. Into the baking dish transfer the mixture.
7. In a small bowl, combine dry breadcrumbs and melted butter.
8. Spread breadcrumb mixture evenly over the top of the chicken mixture in baking dish.
9. Place baking dish in oven and bake for 25 minutes or until the breadcrumbs begin to brown and the mixture is hot and bubbling.
10. Remove tetrazzini from the oven and serve immediately.
You can use leftover chicken for the dish. But if you do not have leftover then place few salted chicken breast in Crockpot and cook on high setting for 3 ½ hours. Let it cool and then cut into chunks for the dish. You can also freeze leftover in freezer for preparing casserole later.
Add 1 teaspoon of salt if desired while cooking vermicelli.
Calories 763 Calories from Fat 280
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 31 g48%
Saturated Fat 16.3 g81.3%
Trans Fat 0 g
Cholesterol 139.7 mg46.6%
Sodium 1311.9 mg54.7%
Total Carbohydrates 71 g23.8%
Dietary Fiber 3.9 g15.4%
Sugars 8.5 g
Protein 48 g95.6%
Vitamin A 26.3% Vitamin C 0.31%
Calcium 43.5% Iron 11.2%
*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet