Carole from My Kitchen Escapades is dorsum every bit our monthly contributor today. Wait till you lot come across what she’s got inwards shop for us! You volition simply conk for this Chicken Cordon Bleu Casserole!
Yesterday every bit I finished upward my work-out, I caught a quick glimpse of my iii yr quondam missy outside, 100% butt-naked. Nothing. Nada. Just those cute piddling cheekies running downward the sidewalk for all the neighborhood to see.
I dashed out the door, gathered her upward as well as sternly asked why inwards the basis was she playing exterior naked?!? Offended, she crossed her arms as well as declared, “I’m not!! I convey my necklace on!!”
Those chunky cheekies also made some other appearance this calendar week when checking-in on her earlier I went to bed. She was audio asleep as well as naked 1 time more, but accompanied alongside an extremely large collection of toys perfectly lined upward inwards a rattling OCD manner.
I’ve decided both of these instances are cute as well as adorable. I fifty-fifty took pictures to exercise every bit blackmail for when she is older. However, if at that spot is a tertiary naked occurrence anytime soon, I mightiness convey to commence seeking help.
Maybe if I entirely ate salads, exercised all solar daytime long as well as never ate anything indulgent similar this casserole, I could convey the same confidence that my naked iii yr quondam has 🙂 But nah…it’s non worth it. The argue I practice every solar daytime is mainly then I tin dismiss swallow to a greater extent than nutrient every day.
For me, a iii mile run is worth it if I tin dismiss bask a creamy, delicious dish similar this Chicken Cordon Bleu Casserole for dinner. Every 1 of my kids LOVED this dinner as well as that rarely happens. With 6 kids, odds are that at to the lowest degree 1 of them volition plough upward their olfactory organ at it. Not the example here.
If you lot would rather non exercise a rotisserie chicken, experience gratuitous to exercise whatever other shape of cooked chicken, but hold upward certain it is good seasoned when you lot produce it. I simply can’t overstep upward those delicious $5 rotisseries at Sam’s Club when I am inwards a rush. Convenience is worth it sometimes!
CHICKEN CORDON BLEU CASSEROLE
recipe adapted from tastykitchen.com
1 large rotisserie chicken, meat removed as well as pulled (about 5-6 C)
1/2 pound sliced deli-style dark woods ham, chopped
1/2 pound sliced swiss cheese
four Tb butter
four Tb flour
iii C milk
two Tb lemon juice
1 Tb dijion mustard
1 1/2 tsp salt
1/2 tsp smoked paprika
1/2 tsp pepper
four Tb melted butter
1 1/4 C seasoned staff of life crumbs
1/4 C parmesan cheese
1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees as well as spray a 9×13 casserole dish alongside nonstick spray. Layer the chicken inwards the bottom of the dish followed yesteryear the ham as well as in conclusion the swiss cheese.
2. In a medium saucepan, melt the butter over medium heat. Whisk inwards the flour as well as produce for 1 minute. Slowly add together the milk, whisking to move along clumps from forming.
3. Turn the rut to high as well as produce until the sauce thickens as well as boils completely, whisking often. Remove from the rut as well as add together the remaining sauce ingredients. Pour the finished sauce over the base of operations layer already inwards the dish.
4. In a minor bowl, mix together the topping ingredients until the butter is evenly distributed over the crumbs. Sprinkle over the top of the dish as well as bake for 45 minutes. Allow to cool for 10 minutes earlier serving then the sauce volition thicken simply a bit.