13 Fun and Unique Ways to Make a Casserole


Simply put, a casserole is a hearty and delicious meal.

It’s also a versatile one.

It can be filled with chicken. It can be vegetarian. It can be served for breakfast.

There’s nearly no wrong way to whip up a casserole for you and your family, but there are some especially fun and unique ways.

Consider the casserole recipes below, for example:

  1. Quinoa Stuffed Peppers Recipe
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    • Sometimes coming up with what to make for dinner can be a chore. Then at the end of the day, actually mustering the energy and motivation to make that fabulous dinner can seem like a daunting task. But who says dinner has to be complicated or take a long time to make? Who says you …
  2. Jalapeño Popper Chicken Recipe
    • Jalapeño Popper Chicken Photo
    • Well look what we have here. Crunchety-crispy-cheesy covered chicken that has been baked to golden brown perfection, and STUFFED with MORE ooey-gooey melted cheese and a few little pops of spicy jalapeño pepper. As delicious as that sounds, that’s kindasorta a mouthful of a title, so let’s just call it what it is: your dinner …
  3. Buffalo Chicken Tater Tot Casserole Recipe
    • Buffalo Chicken Tater Tot Casserole Photo
    • I was on Facebook the other day, which is nothing new. Anytime I have three seconds of free time I seem to open Facebook. It’s ridiculous and I wish I could make it stop. But, anyway. I was on Facebook, scrolling through my newsfeed, when one of my friends said something along the lines of …
  4. Baked Rosemary Chicken with Apples Recipe
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    • This baked rosemary chicken with apples is just fantastic. There’s rosemary and apples, it’s fast and easy, and the whole family loved it. It’s a great recipe that I’m excited to be able to share with you today from The Family Calendar Cookbook. I love getting new cookbooks. I’ve always been an avid reader, but my …
  5. Ina Garten Lasagna Recipe
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    • I live with an Italian. And he is 100% Italian. You could say that he is particular about Italian food, and to say that would be a gross understatement, in fact. Anytime we are at an Italian restaurant, he has to order meatballs. He might order something else too, but he has to try the meatballs …
  6. Chicken, Broccoli and Rice Casserole Recipe
    • Chicken, Broccoli and Rice Casserole Photo
    • If there’s one kind of cooking that I love, it’s a casserole. I love to bake, but I feel so-so about cooking. Sometimes I get on cooking kicks, but most of the time, it’s not my favorite thing. I have to be in the right mood. It’s not a matter of ineptitude. I can cook. I know how, …
  7. Spinach Artichoke Quinoa Casserole Recipe
    • Spinach Artichoke Quinoa Casserole Photo
    • Oh tangy artichokes, combined with ooey-gooey salty Parmesan cheese and tender spinach, how do I love thee? Let me count the ways: I can turn you into an adorable breakfast-bite of spinach artichoke mini fritattas, or hot spinach and artichoke dip for some pre-dinner munchin’, ORR I can even turn you INTO dinner with some spinach and artichoke stuffed …
  8. Gluten Free Cheesy Chicken Enchiladas Recipe
    • Gluten Free Cheesy Chicken Enchiladas Photo
    • My kids love to join in and create ‘theme’ nights for our meals. It honestly makes meal planning easier when you can create a menu around themes, such as Meatless Mondays or Taco Tuesdays. How about a Fiesta Friday? That’s what we did recently; we went all out with chips paired with salsa and guacamole along with Mexican corn, …
  9. Chicken Keema Recipe
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    • When I was a young ‘un, my mom would often feed me what she called “mince”. Now, back then, I never thought to question what went into this so called “mince” – all I knew that it was plain old yumalicious! It was layer upon layer of flavor – when one flavor ended, another one …
  10. Thai Chicken Cauliflower Casserole Recipe
    • Thai Chicken Cauliflower Casserole Photo
    • And there you have it. We have ANOTHER way to eat cauliflower. I mean, liiike, once I discovered the wonderful creations that are cauliflower rice, cauliflower pizza, cauliflower mashed potatoes ANDDDD cauliflower steaks, I figured that cauliflower’s work here is DONE. Vegetables can USUALLY only go so far you know? But APPARENTLY, this crunchy, colorless, seemingly ULTRA-boring veggie friend …
  11. Cinnamon Raisin Bread Pudding Recipe
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    • One of the easiest recipes I have ever put together! Cinnamon raisin bread pudding is buttery and delicious, served warm with a sweet cream cheese glaze. Perfect for breakfast, brunch, and dessert! I feel like we all fall into one of two camps: raisin lover or raisin hater. Clearly when I choose recipes from a fellow food blogger’s …
  12. Baingan Bharta Recipe
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    • Baingan bharta is a popular Punjabi dish cooked by roasting an eggplant, mashing it, and mixing it into a tasty tomato onion based gravy. It is by far one of my favorite things to order at an Indian restaurant. Even though I had Indian food almost every day growing up, I had not tasted baigan bharta until …
  13. Southwestern Breakfast Casserole Recipe
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    • Southwestern Breakfast Casserole with chorizo sausage, hash browns and plenty of cheese! Take breakfast from boring to flavor-town with this easy egg bake! This recipe has been a staple in my family for decades. I absolutely love recipes that are passed down from generation to generation! This particular recipe card contains handwritten notes from both my grandmother …

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