Chicken Croquet Casserole

Chicken Croquet Casserole

The best parts of Chicken Croquet with the ease of a casserole. This is a great recipe for preparing ahead of time and putting in the freezer until needed. Works well with Turkey, too.

Prep Time 45 min Cook Time 30 min Total Time 1 hr 15 mins Difficulty: Beginner Servings: 6 Calories: 274 Best Season: Suitable throughout the year



  1. Cook Chicken

    Cook the chicken completely as preferred, whether boiled or baked, and allow it to cool.

    Store purchased, already cooked works as well if freshly cooked.
  2. Prepare stock

    Warm chicken stock to a simmer and add the bullion. Stir until dissolved.

  3. In a saucepan, melt butter and then blend in the flour, milk and chicken stock. Cook and stir until the mixture thickens and starts to bubble.

  4. Add the lemon juice, chopped parsley, minced onion, and salt, plus a dash of each paprika, nutmeg and black pepper.

    Adjust spices to taste preference. Rehydrated minced onion can be used.
  5. Combine Chicken with Broth

    Add the cooked chicken to the sauce and allow to simmer while performing the next step.

  6. Prepare Casserole Pan

    Using your preferred non-stick spray, coat the inside bottom and sides of the casserole dish. Evenly distribute about two-thirds of the bread crumbs on the bottom.

  7. Pour the chicken mixture into the casserole dish and then top it with the remaining breadcrumbs.

  8. Put in preheated oven

    Bake at 350°F for 30 minutes.

Nutrition Facts

Serving Size 1.5 Cups

Servings 6

Amount Per Serving
Calories 274kcal
Calories from Fat 77kcal
% Daily Value *
Total Fat 8g13%
Cholesterol 17mg6%
Sodium 894mg38%
Total Carbohydrate 32g11%
Dietary Fiber 1g4%
Sugars 2g
Protein 6g12%

Vitamin A 5 IU
Calcium 8 mg
Iron 12 mg

* Nutritional information is an estimate based on ingredients. Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your daily value may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.

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