Easy Chicken Parmesan Casserole
You will love this kid-friendly easy chicken parmesan casserole recipe. The crunchiness of the chicken is a delicious contrast to the gooey mozzarella cheese and homemade spaghetti sauce. This chicken recipe is sure to be your new favorite recipe go-to!This is a great recipe for the kids because the chicken is cubed, into small, bite-sized morsals, which makes it easier for little hands and mouths. Some of the ingredients you will need for this recipe include chicken breasts cut into one-inch cubes, leftover homemade spaghetti sauce or jarred spaghetti sauce, shredded mozzarella cheese, bread crumbs, and panko bread crumbs. You will need finely grated parmesan cheese, salt, dried parsley, black pepper and garlic powder.
To start preheat the oven to 375 degrees Fahrenheit. Then in a large bowl mix the bread crumbs, panko bread crumbs, parmesan cheese, and spices until they are well mixed. Then place the cubed chicken breasts into the bottom of a 9-inch by 13-inch casserole dish. Then top the cubed chicken with some spaghetti sauce. Finish the casserole recipe by topping with the bread crumb mixture you made earlier. Then bake in a preheated oven for approximately 30 minutes, or until the chicken reaches an internal temperature of 165 degrees, the sauce should be bubbly, and the top of the casserole a nice golden brown. You can serve this casserole recipe overtop your favorite pasta with extra spaghetti sauce.
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