Bacon Ranch Keto Chicken Casserole

Keto Chicken Bacon Ranch Casserole Recipe

Prep Time: 15 minutes
Cook Time: 30 minutes
Total Time: 45 minutes
Servings: 6

Nutrition Facts (per serving):

  • Calories: 380
  • Total Fat: 28g
  • Saturated Fat: 12g
  • Cholesterol: 115mg
  • Sodium: 800mg
  • Total Carbohydrates: 4g
  • Dietary Fiber: 1g
  • Net Carbohydrates: 3g
  • Protein: 28g

Ingredients:

  • 1.5 lbs (680g) boneless, skinless chicken breasts, cooked and shredded
  • 8 slices bacon, cooked and crumbled
  • 1 cup shredded cheddar cheese
  • 1/2 cup shredded mozzarella cheese
  • 1/2 cup mayonnaise
  • 1/4 cup sour cream
  • 1/4 cup ranch dressing
  • 2 cloves garlic, minced
  • 1 teaspoon dried dill
  • 1 teaspoon dried chives
  • 1/2 teaspoon onion powder
  • 1/2 teaspoon garlic powder
  • Salt and pepper to taste
  • Fresh chives, chopped (for garnish)

Instructions:

  1. Preheat your oven to 375°F (190°C).
  2. Combine the cooked and shredded chicken, crumbled bacon, cheddar cheese, and mozzarella cheese in a large mixing basin.
  3. In another bowl, mix together the mayonnaise, sour cream, ranch dressing, minced garlic, dried dill, dried chives, onion powder, garlic powder, salt, and pepper. Stir until well combined.
  4. Pour the dressing mixture over the chicken and bacon mixture. Mix everything together until evenly coated.
  5. Spread the mixture evenly in a 9×13-inch baking dish that has been buttered.
  6. Bake in the preheated oven for about 25-30 minutes, or until the casserole is hot and bubbly, and the cheese is melted and slightly golden on top.
  7. Once done, remove the casserole from the oven and let it cool slightly before serving.
  8. Garnish with chopped fresh chives before serving.

Cook’s Tips:

  • You can cook the chicken and bacon ahead of time to speed up the preparation process.
  • Feel free to customize the cheese blend according to your preferences.
  • This casserole can be refrigerated for a few days and reheated in the oven or microwave.
  • Adjust the seasoning according to your taste preferences. You can add more or less of the herbs and spices as desired.

Conclusion:

Indulge in the rich and flavorful Keto Chicken Bacon Ranch Casserole. With its creamy and savory blend of chicken, bacon, cheeses, and ranch dressing, this dish is a low-carb delight perfect for satisfying your comfort food cravings while staying true to your keto lifestyle. Enjoy the prep simplicity and revel in the indulgent taste, all while keeping your carb count in check.

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