Million Dollar Ground Turkey Casserole

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This million dollar ground turkey casserole is a blend of turkey in a creamy sauce with pasta and topped with buttery Ritz crackers.

million dollar ground turkey casserole

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How To Make Million Dollar Ground Turkey Casserole

Ingredients needed

  • Ground turkey
  • Shelled noodles
  • Cottage cheese or ricotta cheese
  • Cream cheese
  • Ranch seasoning
  • Ritz crackers
  • Butter

Quick tip before starting

In the photos an 8×8 baking dish was used. However, for the recipe you will need something a bit larger. A 13×9 baking dish will be perfect. A 16×9 would be too big for the ingredients used.

million dollar ground turkey casserole

Making the ground turkey casserole

  1. First, brown the ground turkey in a frying pan.
  2. Now, in a bowl combine the cream cheese, cottage cheese and ranch together.
  3. Next, preheat the oven to 350F and cook the noodles according to the package. While the noodles are boiling crush the Ritz crackers and mix them with the melted butter.
  4. Then, once the noodles are drained mix together the noodle, ground turkey and the sauce from earlier. Spread everything in a baking dish and topped with the buttered crackers.
  5. Bake in a preheated oven for 20-25 minutes or until top is golden brown.
  6. Lastly, allow to cool a bit before serving.

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million dollar ground turkey casserole

Million Dollar Ground Turkey Casserole

This million dollar ground turkey casserole is a blend of turkey in a creamy sauce with pasta and topped with buttery Ritz crackers.
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Prep Time 20 minutes
Cook Time 25 minutes
Total Time 45 minutes
Course Main Course
Cuisine American

Equipment

  • 13×9 baking dish

Ingredients
 

  • 1 pound ground turkey
  • 8 ounces shelled pasta noodles, dry
  • 8 ounces cream cheese, room temperature
  • 1 cup cottage cheese or ricotta cheese (whole milk ricotta is my personal favorite for flavor)
  • 1 sleeve ritz crackers, crumbled
  • 4 tablespoon butter, melted

Instructions
 

  • First, brown the ground turkey in a frying pan. 
  • Now, in a bowl combine the cream cheese, cottage cheese and ranch together.
  • Next, preheat the oven to 350℉ and cook the noodles according to the package. While the noodles are boiling crush the Ritz crackers and mix them with the melted butter.
  • Then, once the noodles are drained mix together the noodle, ground turkey and the sauce from earlier. Spread everything in a baking dish and taste for seasoning. You may want to add more salt but I think it's fine. Lastly, top with the buttered crackers.
  • Bake in a preheated oven for 20-25 minutes or until top is golden brown.
  • Lastly, allow to cool a bit before serving.
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