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Cooked/Leftover Chicken Ideas

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These recipes are a great way to use up leftover cooked chicken. Budget tip: buy family size packages of chicken breasts. Cook all the chicken when you are making dinner and reserve the extra to use in these recipes. Simply chop or dice and you are ready to make dinner.

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Baked Chicken Tortillas
This recipe has a 5 star rating4 reviews 2 comments


Baked Chicken Tortillas
photo: ilaurea

Made with cheddar cheese, salsa, sour cream, flour tortillas, chicken breast, bell pepper, tomato, onion, non-stick cooking spray

 
oven


Cheddar Chicken Spirals
This recipe has a 5 star rating7 reviews


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photo: CDKitchen

Use up leftover cooked chicken in this simple casserole dish made with spiral pasta, mayo, mixed veggies, and cheddar cheese.

 
microwave, stovetop


Cheesy Chicken Crescent Dish
This recipe has a 5 star rating6 reviews


Cheesy Chicken Crescent Dish

Made with milk, refrigerated crescent rolls, cooked, cubed chicken, cheddar cheese, cream of chicken soup, cream of mushroom soup

 
oven, stovetop


Chicken and Stuffing Muffins
This recipe has a 5 star rating5 reviews 1 comment


Photo of Chicken and Stuffing Muffins
photo: CDKitchen

Made with stuffing mix, chicken broth, chicken

 
oven


Buffalo Chicken Enchiladas with Creamy Ranch Sauce
This recipe has a 5 star rating5 reviews


Photo of Buffalo Chicken Enchiladas with Creamy Ranch Sauce
photo: CDKitchen

Made with cheddar cheese, flour tortillas, cream of chicken soup, ranch dip, green onions, chicken, buffalo wing sauce

 
oven


Chicken Tot Pie
This recipe has a 5 star rating2 reviews


Photo of Chicken Tot Pie
photo: CDKitchen

A tasty kid-friendly casserole made with cooked chicken or turkey, mixed vegetables, chicken soup, and topped with tater tots. Grownup-friendly too.

 
stovetop, oven


Cheesy Chicken Noodle Bake
This recipe has a 5 star rating3 reviews


Cheesy Chicken Noodle Bake

Made with black pepper, chicken broth, chunk chicken, egg noodles, Colby-Jack Cheese, poultry seasoning, salt

 
stovetop, oven


Cracker Barrel Chicken Casserole
This recipe has a 5 star rating4 reviews


Cracker Barrel Chicken Casserole

Made with sugar, salt, baking soda, vegetable oil, buttermilk, egg, cooked chicken breasts, yellow onion, celery

 
oven, stovetop


Easy Chicken and Noodles
This recipe has a 5 star rating2 reviews


Easy Chicken and Noodles

Made with cooked chicken, egg noodles, condensed cream of chicken soup, milk, Parmesan cheese, black pepper

 
stovetop


Brown Rice And Chicken
This recipe has a 5 star rating2 reviews


Brown Rice And Chicken

Made with almonds, chicken broth, chicken, onions, celery, brown rice, white wine

 
crock pot


25 Minute Chicken and Noodles
This recipe has a 4 star rating3 reviews


25 Minute Chicken and Noodles

Made with black pepper, cooked chicken, chicken broth, dried basil, vegetables, noodles

 
stovetop


Chicken A La Can-can
This recipe has a 5 star rating1 review 1 comment


I added 1/4 teaspoon of Kitchen Bouquet Browning and Seasoning Sauce to add some color.
photo: vickie100

Made with French fried onions, chicken, cream of chicken soup, water, instant rice

 
oven



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