Unforgettable Chicken Casserole

Recipe from

Southern Living

Ingredients

3 cups chopped deli-roasted chicken
1 cup sour cream
1 cup mayonnaise
2 cups finely chopped celery
1 (4-ounce) can water chestnuts, chopped
1 (10 3/4-ounce) can cream of chicken soup
1/2 cup slivered almonds
1 cup (4 ounces) grated cheddar cheese
1 (??-ounce) can French fried onion rings

Preparation

Stir together first 8 ingredients in a large bowl. Spoon into an 13- x 9-inch baking dish coated with cooking spray.

Bake at 350° for 30 minutes; sprinkle onion rings evenly over top. Bake 5 to 10 more minutes or until bubbly around edges. Let stand 5 to 10 minutes before serving.

Kay Regnier

113 Buckingham Drive

Winterville, NC 28590

Kay Regnier, Winterville, NC,

Southern Living

December 2004