Recipes for Busy Moms

Tuna Noodle Casserole
May 8, 2011 at 11:14 PM

Tuna Noodle Casserole

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Satisfy hearty appetites with a tuna casserole with a few extras like broccoli and roasted red bell pepper.

Prep Time

25 Minutes

Total Time

50 Minutes

Makes servings

8 oz uncooked linguine
1 cup Green Giant® SELECT® frozen broccoli florets
1 package (1.8 oz) leek soup mix
1 1/2 cups milk
Dash pepper
1 can (5 oz) albacore tuna, drained
2 tablespoons chopped drained roasted red bell peppers (from 7-oz jar)
1 tablespoon butter or margarine, melted
1/4 cup Progresso® plain bread crumbs

  1. Heat oven to 350°F. Spray 8-inch square (2-quart) glass baking dish with cooking spray. Cook and drain linguine as directed on package, adding broccoli for last 2 minutes of cook time.
  2. Meanwhile, in 1-quart saucepan, mix soup mix and milk. Heat to boiling over medium heat, stirring constantly. Stir in pepper.
  3. Add linguine, broccoli, tuna and roasted peppers to soup mixture; stir gently to mix well. Spoon into baking dish. In small bowl, mix butter and bread crumbs; sprinkle over linguine mixture.
  4. Bake uncovered 20 to 25 minutes or until top is golden brown.
Makes 4 servings

Make the Most of This Recipe With Tips From The Betty Crocker® Kitchens
If you don't have any roasted red bell peppers on hand, use drained sliced pimientos instead.
This casserole is also delicious made with regular water-packed tuna instead of the slightly more expensive albacore tuna.


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