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Gluten-Free Dairy-Free Buffalo Chicken Pasta Casserole

Gluten-Free Dairy-Free Buffalo Chicken Pasta Casserole is spicy, creamy and sure to please! This recipe is sure to become a family favorite that makes it into your regular dinner rotation!

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Ingredients for Gluten-Free Dairy-Free Buffalo Chicken Pasta Casserole

This recipe doesn’t require too many ingredients but there are a few since you will be making your own dairy-free sauce! Here’s what you need:

  • Gluten-Free Pasta- use whichever brand is your favorite!
  • Vegan Cream Cheese- I am partial to Trader Joe’s brand, however any vegan cream cheese will work.
  • Non-Dairy Milk- almond, soy, etc.
  • Buffalo Wing Sauce- mild or spicy!
  • Shredded Chicken- I like to cook chicken ahead of time in the crock pot and shred it up but any leftover chicken or a grocery store rotisserie chicken is perfect for this recipe!
  • Shredded Vegan Mozzarella Cheese

If you are not gluten-free, you can substitute regular pasta in this recipe. Don’t need to worry about dairy-free? Go ahead and use regular milk, cream cheese and cheese for this recipe!

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Frequently Asked Questions

Can this casserole be made ahead of time?

Yes! Go ahead and make it all the way through including baking it in the oven. Then, heat individual servings when ready to eat. This casserole is delicious leftover and does not dry out.

I’m vegan, can I leave out the chicken?

Definitely! Or even swap it out for crumbled tofu or shredded jackfruit!

Gluten-Free Dairy-Free Buffalo Chicken Pasta Casserole baked in a casserole dish

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Gluten-Free Dairy-Free Buffalo Chicken Pasta Casserole

Yield: 8 servings
Prep Time: 15 minutes
Cook Time: 45 minutes
Total Time: 1 hour

Gluten-Free Dairy-Free Buffalo Chicken Pasta Casserole is spicy, creamy and sure to please!

Ingredients

  • 12-16 oz gluten free pasta
  • 7 oz vegan cream cheese
  • 1 cup non-dairy milk (almond, soy, etc)
  • 1 cup Buffalo wing sauce
  • 3 cups cooked shredded chicken
  • 2 cups shredded vegan mozzarella cheese

Instructions

  1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees and spray casserole dish with non-stick spray.
  2. Cook pasta according to package directions.
  3. In a small pot, combine vegan cream cheese and non-dairy milk. Heat to melt and combine over medium heat.
  4. Once cream cheese is melted, add in Buffalo wing sauce and shredded chicken.
  5. Add chicken and sauce mixture to cooked pasta and stir well to coat all pasta.
  6. Pour pasta into prepared casserole dish and top with shredded vegan mozzarella cheese.
  7. Bake at 350 degrees for 20 minutes or until bubbling. Cheese may not melt all the way depending on brand used.
  8. Remove from oven and let sit for 10-15 minutes before serving.

Notes

This recipe can be made with regular pasta, milk or cheeses as well!

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Nutrition Information:
Yield: 8 Serving Size: 1
Amount Per Serving: Calories: 312Total Fat: 18gSaturated Fat: 9gTrans Fat: 0gUnsaturated Fat: 8gCholesterol: 63mgSodium: 1001mgCarbohydrates: 14gFiber: 2gSugar: 2gProtein: 23g

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