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Chicken & Wild Rice Casserole

10-oz. container refrigerated Alfredo sauce
1/2 cup milk
2 1/2 cups wild rice, cooked per package instructions
2 cups cooked chicken, cubed
1 cup frozen peas
1/3 cup roasted red sweet peppers, chopped
1 Tbs. fresh basil
1 cup soft bread crumbs
1 Tbs. melted butter

Preheat oven to 350 degrees. Combine Alfredo sauce and milk in a bowl, then stir in rice, chicken, peppers, peas, and basil. Transfer to 1 1/2-quart baking dish. Cover and bake for 30 minutes, then uncover and stir. Combine bread crumbs and melted butter and sprinkle on top of casserole. Bake, uncovered, for another 25 minutes or until heated through and golden.

Easy Chicken Tortellini Casserole

9-oz. pkg. refrigerated tortellini
2 cups frozen broccoli, thawed and drained
10-oz. container refrigerated Alfredo sauce
10-oz. pkg. refrigerated grilled chicken breast strips
1/3 C. soft bread crumbs

Preheat oven to 350 degrees. Cook tortellini according to package instructions. Drain. Mix broccoli, chicken, and alfredo sauce together in a bowl, then transfer to a casserole dish. Cover mixture with bread crumbs. Bake for about 30 minutes or until bubbly with browned bread crumbs.

Cheesy Broccoli Casserole

1 can (10 3/4 ounces) Cream of Mushroom Soup
1/2 cup milk
2 teaspoons yellow mustard
1 bag (16 ounces) frozen broccoli flowerets, thawed
1 cup shredded cheddar cheese
1/3 cup dry bread crumbs
2 teaspoons butter, melted

Stir the soup, milk, mustard, broccoli and cheese in a 1 1/2-quart casserole.

Stir the bread crumbs and butter in a small bowl. Sprinkle the crumb mixture over the broccoli mixture.

Bake at 350°F. for 30 minutes or until the mixture is hot and bubbling. Yield: 6 servings.

Swedish Meatballs

1 1/2 lb. ground Chuck
3 slices Bread, crumbled
1 Egg
1 cup Milk
1 tsp. Paprika
1/2 tsp. Salt
1/8 tsp. Pepper
1 Tbsp. Worcestershire Sauce
1 cup Celery, finely chopped
1 cup Onion, finely chopped

Sauce (recipe below)

Mix ground chuck and all ingredients (to make this easier, put celery, onions, milk and eggs in blender to mix).

Make meatballs about the size of a hickory nut. Place on cookie sheet and broil till brown on both sides.

These (meatballs) may be made in advance and frozen up to 3 months.

SAUCE

1/4 cup Flour
1/4 cup Shortening
1/2 tsp. Salt
1 can Cream of Mushroom Soup
2 cubes Beef Bouillon
2 cups boiling Water
1/8 tsp. Pepper
1/2 cup Sour Cream

Brown flour in shortening; dissolve bouillon cubes in boiling water and add to flour mixture. Add salt, pepper, soup and sour cream. Mix well. Pour over meatballs and simmer for 20 minutes.

The crock pot can be used and kept on low heat for 8 to 12 hours.

– From Nana’s Collection

Ham Balls

1 lb. Ham, ground
1 lb. Pork, ground
1 cup Bread Crumbs
1/2 tsp. Salt
2 Eggs
1/2 cup Milk
1/4 cup chopped Onion

Sauce (recipe below)

Grind together ham and pork, add bread crumbs, eggs, milk & onion. Shape into balls and place in shallow pan. Mix together ingredients for sauce (recipe below). Pour over meatballs. Bake at 350 for 60 minutes.

SAUCE

1 can crushed Pineapple
1/3 cup Ketchup
2 Tbsp. Soy Sauce
1 tsp. Sugar
dash of Pepper
1/2 tsp. prepared Mustard

Mix all ingredients together to pour over meatballs.

– From Nana’s Collection

Corn Mushroom Bake

1/4 cup Flour
1/2 tsp. Onion Salt
1 (16 oz.) can Creamed Corn
1 (16 oz.) can Whole Corn
1 (3 oz.) pkg. Cream Cheese
1 (6 oz.) can sliced Mushrooms
1/2 cup shredded Swiss Cheese
1 1/2 cups soft Bread Crumbs
3 Tbsp. Butter, melted

Sift flour into creams style corn. Add cream cheese (cubed) and onion salt; heat and stir until cheese melts. Drain whole kernel corn and mushrooms. Stir in mixture along with Swiss cheese. Toss crumbs with butter and set aside. Pour mixture in 1 1/2 quart casserole, bake, covered at 400 degrees for 30 minutes. Top with bread crumbs. Bake additional 20 minutes.

Baked Onion Blossom

1 large sweet onion (I use Vidalia Onions)
2 tablespoons margarine or butter, melted
2 teaspoons Dijon mustard
3 tablespoons Dry Bread Crumbs

1. Heat oven to 425°F. Peel onion; cut and discard root end. Leaving bottom intact, cut almost through onion from top down to form 16 wedges. Place on 12×12-inch square sheet of foil. Bring foil up around onion; crimp edges to seal. Place in 9-inch pie pan. Bake at 425°F. for 20 minutes.
2. Meanwhile, in small bowl, combine margarine and mustard; mix well.
3. Remove onion from oven. Open foil; fold down to make 1-inch high rim around onion. Brush margarine mixture over onion. Sprinkle with bread crumbs.
4. Return to oven; bake an additional 15 to 20 minutes or until crisp-tender.
5. Serve Onion Blossom with Ranch-style Dressing.

Corned Beef and Sauerkraut Appetizers

1 can Sauerkraut
1 1/2 cups Water
1 (12 oz.) can Corned Beef
1 small Onion, quartered
1/4 cup Margarine
Flour
1/4 tsp. Dry Mustard
1 tsp. Horseradish
3/4 cup Milk
2 Eggs, beaten
Fine Bread Crumbs

Simmer sauerkraut in water for 15 minutes. Drain. Put sauerkraut, corned beef and onion thru medium blade of food processor. Melt margarine in pan and stir in 1/4 cup flour, mustard, and horseradish. Add ground mixture. Stir in 1/2 cup crumbs. Cook little longer. Chill. Form chilled mixture into balls, dip in flour, egg and crumbs. Fry until brown.

– From Nana’s Collection