Thursday, November 15, 2012

Special Delivery Chicken {or Turkey}

This is a delicious, creamy and easy recipe given to me years ago by a dear friend. 

With only a few simple ingredients, it goes together quickly, and your family is sure to enjoy it. 

As in most chicken recipes, this would be scrumptious using turkey as well. 

Enjoy this simple entree. It can be made a day ahead, and baked later.


2 c. (16 ozs) (lite, but not fat free) sour cream 
(I think using 1-1/2 c. would be plenty)
1 can (10-3/4 ozs) cream of chicken soup, undiluted
1 Tb. poppy seeds
3-1/2 c. cubed cooked chicken or turkey
1-3/4 c. ritz cracker crumbs (about 36)
1/2 c. butter or margarine, melted 

Preheat oven to 350. Grease 9" X 13" baking dish. 

In large bowl, combine sour cream, soup and poppy seeds.  Stir in chicken. Pour into prepared pan.  In small bowl, combine cracker crumbs and butter; sprinkle over top. Bake, uncovered, for 25 - 30 minutes or until heated through.

TIP: If making ahead, refrigerate prepared dish and add cracker crumb topping just before baking. 
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  1. yum...and it looks really moist, too!

  2. Mmmm...this sounds good. I have a friend who makes something similar, but with chicken and mushroom soup. Yum!

  3. Just pinned this. It looks yummy and I am always looking for a new way to cook chicken breasts!

  4. I have this same recipe with the only difference being-I use stuffing mix ie; Stove top type instead if the Ritz crackers. Either sounds great and I believe in using what you have instead of running to the store.

  5. I could swear I saw something like this recently on another blog. Apparently it's a sign I need to try it! It does sound so good.

  6. Yum! This is one of my favorites! :)

  7. Looks delicious! Thank you for sharing your recipe on Foodie Friends Friday Linky Party. Please remember to link your recipe back to and come back on Sunday to vote for your favorite recipes!

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