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A white bowl with slow cooker chicken parmesan casserole in it, a bottle of Prego Sauce, and some french bread in the background.
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Slow Cooker Chicken Parmesan Casserole

Saucy, cheesy, chicken parmesan casserole, made easy in the slow cooker.
Prep Time10 mins
Cook Time4 hrs 20 mins
Total Time4 hrs 30 mins
Course: Main Course
Cuisine: American
Keyword: Chicken Parmesan Casserole, Slow Cooker
Servings: 8
Calories: 596kcal

Ingredients

  • 2 pounds chicken breast cut into strips
  • Salt and pepper to taste
  • 28 ounces crushed tomatoes
  • 28 ounces Prego Traditional divided
  • 1 pound penne pasta cooked al dente
  • 1 Tablespoon minced garlic
  • 1 1/2 cups Parmesan cheese shredded
  • 3 cups mozzarella cheese shredded
  • Garnish: fresh minced parsley

Instructions

  • In a 5 Qt or larger slow cooker, place chicken breast in the bottom, and season with salt and pepper.
  • Dump 28 ounces crushed tomatoes, 14 ounces of Prego Traditional Sauce, and minced garlic over the chicken.
  • Put lid on and cook for 3 hours on high.
  • Remove chicken from the slow cooker, and shred. Note: I used a mixer with a paddle to shred the chicken. Return chicken to the slow cooker.
  • At 3 hours, cook penne al dente in a large stock pot of water, according to package directions, drain, and add to crock pot, along with Parmesan cheese, and half the mozzarella cheese.
  • Stir everything together.
  • Pour the remaining 14 ounces of Prego Traditional sauce over the top.
  • Top with remaining shredded Mozzarella Cheese
  • Put lid back on and cook for 30 more minutes until cheese is melted.
  • Garnish with fresh parsley
  • Enjoy!

Nutrition

Calories: 596kcal | Carbohydrates: 57g | Protein: 50g | Fat: 18g | Saturated Fat: 9g | Cholesterol: 119mg | Sodium: 1350mg | Potassium: 1214mg | Fiber: 5g | Sugar: 11g | Vitamin A: 1107IU | Vitamin C: 18mg | Calcium: 500mg | Iron: 4mg