Broccoli Cheddar Chicken Pasta Casserole

Creamy Cheesy Comfort: Broccoli Cheddar Chicken Pasta Casserole


9/12/20231 min read

Broccoli Cheddar Chicken Pasta Casserole


Servings: 5 Total Time: 45 mins

4 oz. penne pasta

4 oz. rotini pasta

1 head broccoli

2 cups diced chicken breast

1 1/4 cup shredded cheddar cheese

2 tablespoons olive oil

1 white onion

4 minced garlic cloves

2 tablespoons cornstarch

1 1/2 cup milk

1 cup chicken stock

1 tablespoon dijon mustard



  1. First, cook your pasta and chicken breasts.

  2. Cut broccoli into small bite-size pieces and finely dice your onion. Add the broccoli into the pasta for a minute right before the pasta is done.

  3. Heat a pan over medium heat, add olive oil and onions. Sauté for a couple of minutes. Then add in your garlic in sauté for another couple minutes.

  4. In a mixing bowl whisk together cornstarch and milk until thick. Then add the mixture to the pan.

  5. Remove pan from heat and stir in 1 cup cheddar cheese, salt, and pepper.

  6. In your oven-proof baking dish add in your cooked pasta, broccoli, and diced chicken. Pour your sauce over and stir everything well to combine.

  7. Flatten everything down with a spatula and then sprinkle the remaining cheese on top.

  8. Bake at 400 F for about 15 minutes.

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