Chicken and Broccoli Casserole

I am a sucker for a good hearty comfort food meal every so often. this is one of my go to's for a quick and easy meal. 


4 cups of chopped broccoli
3 chicken breasts
2 cups of rice
2 eggs
1 1/2 cups of shredded sharp cheddar cheese
1 can of cream of mushroom soup
1/2 medium onion finely chopped
1/2 sleeve of ritz
1/2 cup melted butter
salt and pepper to taste

what you do

-preheat oven to 350
-cook rice according to package directons
-steam broccoli until it is tender (about 8 minutes), cook chicken and onions until chicken is almost done 
-remove broccoli and chop into fine pieces 
-add rice, broccoli, chicken and onions to a large mixing bowl
-add soup, 1/4 cup of butter, eggs, salt and pepper, and 1 cup of cheese. mix thoroughly
-pour entire contents into baking dish and top with remaining cheese
-crush up ritz and add to the remaining butter, sprinkle on top of the casserole
-bake for 20 minutes