Side Dishes

Tomato Vegetable Casserole

I love this side dish because it has starch and vegetable all in one! It's great to go with grilled steaks but I've also made it for Christmas dinner before. If there are veggies in here you don't like just replace them with some that you do like!

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1 medium potato, peeled and cut into 1/2" pieces
1 medium sweet potato, peeled and cut into 1/2" pieces
2 medium carrots, peeled and cut into 1/2" pieces
1 red bell pepper, cored, seeded and cut into 1/2" pieces
4 T. olive oil, divided
1 3/4 t. black pepper, divided
1 1/2 t. salt, divided
1/2 red onion, thinly sliced into rings
1 large zucchini, cut crosswise into 1/4" slices
2 large ripe tomatoes, cut into 1/4" slices
1/2 c. freshly grated Parmesan cheese (if desired)
2 T. Italian style breadcrumbs (if desired)
Basil, to garnish (if desired)
In a 13X9X2 inch glass baking dish toss the potato, sweet potato, carrots, bell pepper, 2T. of the oil, 3/4 t. of pepper and 1/2 t. salt. Arrange the onion evenly on top, then top with the zucchini. ...
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Nutritions

Calories
340

Sodium
1599mg
66% DV

Fat
18g
28% DV

Protein
17g
34% DV

Carbs
27g
9% DV

Fiber
4g
18% DV

Just like your favorite decadent spinach and artichoke dip, this cheesy Spinach Artichoke Chicken Casserole is rich, creamy, and full of garlicky flavor! With three different types of cheese, pasta, chicken, artichoke hearts, fresh spinach, Alfredo sauce, and a buttery Parmesan breadcrumb topping, this dish is an easy dinner that tastes like a special restaurant meal. Serve the casserole with a simple green salad and a side of garlic bread for the ultimate family supper!

4 oz dry penne pasta
15 oz jar Alfredo sauce
8 oz cream cheese
2 t minced garlic
2 T red wine vinegar
1 t grated lemon zest ( plus 1 T lemon juice )
1/4 t ground black pepper
2 c cooked shredded chicken
2 cans quartered artichoke hearts ( 14 ounces each )
2 c fresh baby spinach
1/2 c shredded mozzarella cheese
1/3 c Italian seasoned panko breadcrumbs
1 ounce grated Parmesan cheese
1 T salted butter
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  • Preheat oven to 400°F. Grease a 2-quart baking dish (such as 11 x 7-inch or deep 8-inch or 9-inch square); set aside.
  • Cook the pasta in a large pot of salted boiling water, according to...
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Nutritions

Calories
807

Sodium
843mg
35% DV

Fat
44g
67% DV

Protein
53g
107% DV

Carbs
43g
14% DV

Fiber
17g
70% DV