Grandma's Best Casserole Recipes
There's something so special about showing up on Grandma's doorstep, just as she's pulling a warm and bubbling casserole right out of the oven. On the table, you can bet she has green beans, carrots, warm rolls, and every other dish you need for the ultimate comfort food meal. (That's not to mention the chocolate pie that's waiting in the wings.) If you miss Grandma's cooking from time to time, or just want to recreate that warm and fuzzy feeling in your own home, this collection of Grandma-made and approved casserole recipes has a bit of everything you're searching for, from cheesy pasta dishes to decadent desserts. Click through these dishes to reminisce and work up a menu for your next Sunday dinner.
Grandma's Green Bean Casserole
Forget the canned soups and fried onions. This Green Bean Casserole recipe relies on sour cream for a rich sauce and buttery crackers for a crunchy topping. It's just like grandma used to make, but maybe a bit faster.
Grandma's Creamy Ham Casserole
Egg noodles and ham combine in this delightfully cheesy dish that will give you all the comfort of Grandma's house. "My hubby is a picky eater, and it was a big hit!" says Allrecipes user Silver Cat Eyes.
Grandma's Ground Beef Casserole
A rich ground beef and tomato sauce is layered with egg noodles and a sour cream-cheese mixture to create this decadent dish. User late4super says "The family really enjoyed it and leftovers weren't left over for very long."
Grandma Carol's Southern Sweet Potato Casserole
Move aside, marshmallows, there's a new sweet potato topping in town. Brown sugar, butter, pecans, and coconut combine into a praline-like topping that blankets the sweet potato mixture.
Grandma Re's Baguette French Toast Casserole
Cooking pieces of French toast one at a time can be tedious and make serving a big breakfast challenging. Skip that step altogether by baking up a batch of Grandma Re's Baguette French Toast Casserole. Cinnamon, nutmeg, and brown sugar all add a wonderfully sweet taste, and everyone can eat all at once, which makes for a happy family indeed.
Grandma's Hamburger Hot Dish
Pantry staples are the star of this simple casserole. Ground beef is paired with tender egg noodles and creamy soups to create a dish so comforting it's like getting a hug.
Grandma's Corn Pudding
Enjoy all the flavor of sweet corn in a hearty casserole. User Joy says, "This is a great recipe. I made it once for Thanksgiving and now my family asks me to make it every year!"
Grandma's Apple Dumplings
All the taste of apple pie without the hassle, these apple dumplings are tender and flaky. The real secret ingredient is the sauce, which has an orange-vanilla flavor.
Grandma's Corn Bread Dressing
Corn bread dressing is delicious every day, whether it's Thanksgiving or not. "This is the way I do my stuffing and have for years." says user Mary Sansing.
Grandma's Noodle Pudding (Kugel)
A classic Hanukkah dish, nobody does it better than Grandma when it comes to kugel. User carollee1955 says, "This will become a staple in my home. Delicious!"
Grandma Kay's Chicken Enchiladas
In this recipe, tender shredded chicken is tucked inside tortilla before being topped with a green chile-cheese sauce. "Really quite good! I prefer enchiladas to be creamy and cheesy so this was great," says user Glennae.
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