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Gluten-Free Cheesy Broccoli, Chicken and Rice Casserole

Super easy gluten-free cheesy broccoli, chicken and rice casserole. A combination of chicken, rice, broccoli and cheddar cheese all baked in a super creamy sauce topped with buttery breadcrumbs. The perfect one-pan meal that your whole family will enjoy.
Course Main Course
Cuisine American
Keyword gluten-free casserole
Prep Time 10 minutes
Cook Time 30 minutes
Total Time 40 minutes
Servings 8 people
Calories 645 kcal


  • 3 cups cooked rice
  • 1 1/2 cups gluten-free cream soup I like Full Flavor Foods
  • 1 cup gluten-free cheese sauce I like Full Flavor Foods
  • 2 cups shredded cheddar cheese
  • 1 cup mayonnaise
  • 1/2 teaspoon onion powder
  • 1 teaspoon thyme
  • 1/2 teaspoon poultry seasoning
  • 1 teaspoon gluten-free Worcestershire sauce
  • 1 tablespoon lemon juice
  • 2-3 cups cooked chicken diced (I used a rotisserie chicken)
  • 3 cups frozen broccoli florets  stems cut off
  • 1 1/2 cups gluten-free bread crumbs I like 4C
  • 1/3 cup butter melted
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  1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees.
  2. Spray 9X13 glass casserole dish with cooking spray.
  3. In a small bowl add all of the seasonings and stir to combine.
  4. Add rice to a large bowl and pour cream soup and cheese sauce over rice and stir to fully coat rice.
  5. Pour seasoning blend over rice and stir to combine.
  6. Add Worcestershire sauce and lemon juice to mayonnaise and stir. Add mayonnaise mixture to rice and stir to fully combine.
  7. Add diced cooked chicken and broccoli florets to rice mixture. Stir until fully combined.
  8. Pour rice mixture into the greased casserole dish.
  9. Sprinkle shredded cheddar cheese over rice mixture.
  10. In a small dish combine melted butter and breadcrumbs. Stir until fully combined.
  11. Sprinkle the breadcrumb mixture over the rice casserole.
  12. Bake for 30 minutes and until top is golden brown.
  13. Enjoy!

Recipe Notes

*You can substitute more cream soup for the cheese sauce.

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Nutrition Facts
Gluten-Free Cheesy Broccoli, Chicken and Rice Casserole
Amount Per Serving (1 serving)
Calories 645 Calories from Fat 414
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 46g 71%
Saturated Fat 16g 80%
Cholesterol 92mg 31%
Sodium 797mg 33%
Potassium 264mg 8%
Total Carbohydrates 36g 12%
Dietary Fiber 1g 4%
Sugars 1g
Protein 21g 42%
Vitamin A 17.5%
Vitamin C 38.3%
Calcium 24.1%
Iron 9.4%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.