poppy seed chicken casserole in a green dish

Poppy Seed Chicken

  • Author: Debi ~ QuicheMyGrits
  • Prep Time: 10 minutes
  • Cook Time: 30 minutes
  • Total Time: 40 minutes
  • Yield: 8 1x


In the beginning there were casseroles, but the greatest of them all is Poppy Seed Chicken. 



  • 16 oz. carton sour cream
  • 2 (10 oz.) cans cream of chicken soup
  • 2 Tbsp. poppy seeds
  • 2 cups rotisserie chicken meat, chopped
  • 1 sleeve buttery round crackers
  • 1/2 stick butter, melted


  1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees.
  2. Mix sour cream and soup together in a large bowl.
  3. Add poppy seeds and chicken.  Stir well and pour into a 13 X 9 inch casserole dish.
  4. Crush the crackers in a plastic bag or blender and combine with melted butter.
  5. Sprinkle crackers over chicken mixture.
  6. Bake for 30 minutes or until crust is golden brown and casserole is bubbly.


Poppy Seed Chicken casserole tastes great with steamed rice and Roasted Broccoli.

  • Category: Main Dishes
  • Method: Oven
  • Cuisine: Southern

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