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Mom's Tuna Noodle Casserole

There's something about a tuna casserole that always takes us back to our childhood. It was one of Mom's specialties, and boy did she make it look simple! Luckily, our easy tuna filled version of Mom's Tuna Noodle Casserole is so creamy and delicious, you'll want to make it again and again. Plus, just like Mom used to do with her perfect tuna mixture - we snuck in the peas!

What You'll Need

  • 1 (12-ounce) package medium egg noodles
  • 2 (10-3/4-ounce) cans condensed cream of mushroom soup
  • 1 1/2 cup milk
  • 1 (12-ounce) can chunk tuna, drained and flaked
  • 2 cup frozen peas
  • 3 tablespoon butter, melted
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 1/2 teaspoon black pepper
  • 1 cup coarsely crushed potato chips

What to Do

  1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees F. Coat a casserole dish with cooking spray.
     
  2. Prepare noodles according to package directions; drain.
     
  3. In a large bowl, combine soup and milk; mix well. Add noodles, tuna, peas, butter, salt, and pepper. Pour mixture into prepared casserole dish then top evenly with potato chips.
     
  4. Bake 30 to 35 minutes, or until bubbly and heated through. Serve immediately.
     

 

Notes

No Ordinary Tuna Casserole Family-Favorite Tuna Noodle Casserole

No Ordinary Tuna Casserole

Family-Favorite Tuna Noodle Casserole
  • Did You Know?: In the 1950s, many Americans were looking for quick and easy ways to feed their family for cheap. The Tuna Noodle Casserole was created to be a simple dinner that's quick and budget-friendly. Since its beginnings, tuna noodle casserole has become a very popular dinner recipe across the United States. The basic requirements for a tuna noodle casserole recipe include a can of tuna, a can of vegetables, a can of soup and a package of egg noodles. Other tuna noodle casserole recipes add-ins range from chopped mushrooms and onions to frozen peas or shredded cheddar cheese. Our recipe for Mom's Tuna Noodle Casserole is an old-fashioned version just like the one we grew up with. Pull this bubblin' hot casserole out of the oven and the gang will surely say, "OOH IT'S SO GOOD!!®" 
    How do you make your tuna noodle casserole recipe? Let us know in the comments below! 

 

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