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Easy main dish recipes

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Chicken Parmesan

139 · Bring home the Italian pasta sauces served in Rao’s legendary New York restaurant. Delicious sauces, soups, and more! All made from the finest ingredients.

6 ingredients

Meat
  • 2 Chicken breast, boneless skinless
Produce
  • 1 Basil, Fresh
Refrigerated
  • 2 Eggs
Condiments
  • 1 jar Rao's arrabbiata sauce
Bread & Baked Goods
  • 1/2 cup Italian style breadcrumbs
Dairy
  • 8 slices Mozzarella, fresh
This Chicken Spaghetti recipe is easy to assemble and bake in a casserole dish with spaghetti covered in a creamy 3-cheese sauce with Rotel tomatoes and chicken!

This Chicken Spaghetti has a creamy 3-cheese blend of cream cheese, cheddar, and mozzarella! Rotel tomatoes give this dish a pop of color and added flavor that pairs perfectly with this creamy cheese sauce.

This smothered chicken recipe has juicy fried chicken breasts with gravy and crispy bacon. This is the BEST comfort food recipe that can also be made with chicken thighs or pork chops!

This smothered chicken recipe is made with juicy fried chicken breasts in a flavorful gravy with crispy bacon. It's truly a restaurant worthy meal right at home! Serve these with my creamy mashed potatoes, biscuits,

If you're trying to feed a family with kids, you're going to love this ground beef tater tot casserole! It's so quick and easy to make, and some serious comfort food. A fabulous family dinner recipe for busy weeknight meals! It's simple and cheap to make with ground beef, frozen tater tots, cream of mushroom soup, cheddar cheese, onion and green beans (or the veggie of your choice). It feeds a large family of six or more! So yummy. My husband and teenagers gobble it up.

If you're trying to feed a family with kids, you're going to love this ground beef tater tot casserole! It's so quick and easy to make, and some serious comfort food. A fabulous family dinner recipe for busy weeknight meals! It's simple and cheap to make with ground beef, frozen tater tots, cream of mushroom soup, cheddar cheese, onion and green beans (or the veggie of your choice). It feeds a large family of six or more! So yummy. My husband and teenagers gobble it up.

8 ingredients

Meat
  • 1 lb Ground beef
Produce
  • 1 (14oz) can Green beans
  • 1 (28oz) bag Tater tots, frozen
  • 1/2 Yellow onion
Canned Goods
  • 1 (10.75oz) can Cream of mushroom soup
Condiments
  • 1 tbsp Worcestershire sauce
Baking & Spices
  • 1 Salt
Dairy
  • 2 cups Cheddar cheese
100 Cheap and Easy Casserole Recipes

From chicken casseroles to ground beef casseroles, there are plenty of cheap and easy casserole recipes for dinner that will feed a crowd.

Million Dollar Chicken Casserole - This is our go-to chicken casserole! SO easy to make and tastes like a million bucks! Chicken, cream cheese, cottage cheese, sour cream, onion, garlic, cream of chicken soup, topped with crushed Ritz crackers and butter. Can make this casserole in advance and refrigerate or freeze for later. #chicken #casserole #chickencasserole #ritzcrackers

Million Dollar Chicken Casserole - This is our go-to chicken casserole! SO easy to make and tastes like a million bucks! Chicken, cream cheese, cottage cheese, sour cream, onion, garlic, cream of chicken soup, topped with crushed Ritz crackers and butter. Can make this casserole in advance and refrigerate or freeze for later. #chicken #casserole #chickencasserole #ritzcrackers

Our One-Pot Spaghetti Carbonara recipe couldn't be easier! This pasta carbonara has just 10 ingredients and cooks all in one pot.

7 · 25 minutes · This One-Pot Spaghetti Carbonara makes a simply delicious recipe easier than ever. Our version of spaghetti carbonara has only 7 ingredients and the pasta cooks right in the sauce. The rich creaminess comes from cream of chicken soup, so you don't have to spend time making an egg mixture for the sauce. Bacon or pancetta adds a smoky note while Parmesan gives a great flavor boost. This One-Pot Spaghetti Carbonara is perfect comfort food- and ready in only 25 minutes!

6 ingredients

Meat
  • 4 slices Bacon
Produce
  • 1 cup Peas, frozen
  • 1 Shallot or 1 small yellow onion, chopped (about 1/2 cup), large
Canned Goods
  • 1 can Campbell's cream of chicken soup or cream of chicken soup or 98% fat free cream of chicken soup, Condensed
Pasta & Grains
  • 8 oz Spaghetti
Dairy
  • 1/2 cup Parmesan cheese or pecorino romano cheese, grated
Quesadillas are a family favorite.  This extra large, one pan quesadilla uses all the ingredients stacked and folded into a perfect package for your family dinner.  Just bake, cut and enjoy.

Quesadillas are a family favorite. This extra large, one pan quesadilla uses all the ingredients stacked and folded into a perfect package for your family dinner. Just bake, cut and enjoy.

10 ingredients

Ingredients
  • 2 Tbsp. Vegetable oil, divided
  • 2 cups Bell pepper strips (green, red or yellow)
  • 1 cup Red onion, cut into strips
  • 3 cups Cooked rotisserie chicken meat, pulled
  • 1 package Taco seasoning
  • 1/4 cup Hot water
  • 7 12-inch Flour tortillas, divided
  • 2 packages Sargento® Sliced Pepper Jack Cheese
  • 6 ea. Corn tortillas
  • Assorted condiments (salsa, guacamole, sour cream, jalapenos, cilantro)
47 Casseroles That Put Your 8x8 Pan to Work

If you're craving a hearty and satisfying meal but don't want to be stuck a bunch of leftovers, then these 8x8 casserole recipes are for you!