Summer is the perfect time for easy, delicious meals that won’t heat up your kitchen. And what could be easier than a classic casserole?

Summer WW Casseroles are the ultimate one-dish wonders – you can pack in plenty of healthy ingredients, pop them in the oven, and have a satisfying meal ready with minimal effort.

If you’re following the Weight Watchers program, you’ll be happy to know that casseroles can absolutely fit into your plan. The key is choosing recipes with plenty of lean proteins, veggies, and other high-quality ingredients to keep you feeling full and energized.

This round-up of 12 favorite WW-friendly casseroles is perfect for summer. From light and fresh veggie-packed dishes to heartier options featuring chicken, or beef, there’s something here for every taste and occasion. Best of all, these recipes are easy to make ahead and reheat, so you can spend less time in the kitchen and more time enjoying the gorgeous summer weather. 

1. Summer WW Casseroles: Cheesy Chicken and Broccoli

A cheesy chicken casserole is a classic family dinner. Throw in some of summer’s fresh broccoli and you’ve got a well-rounded meal that will feed you and the family. One serving is a whopping 1.5 cups due to the addition of hearty potatoes so you will be satisfied with just 8 Weight Watchers points. 

2. Creamy Cheese Corn Casserole

There are cookouts all throughout summer, and with it come delicious sides. You don’t have to be left out just because you’re watching your weight. This creamy cheese corn casserole is a perfect cookout side that will feed a crowd, and allow you to join in on the food! Add it to your summer rotation. 

3. Blueberry Peach Breakfast Casserole

If you want to enjoy slow summer mornings, a breakfast casserole is just the thing you need. This Weight Watchers-friendly casserole is packed with fresh summer fruit and is only 7 WW points. It is bursting with flavor and can be enjoyed at any time of day. This well-balanced casserole is an utterly delicious dish that will have your taste buds singing with joy.

4. Summer WW Casseroles: Southwest Macaroni

This delicious WW-friendly 2-point Southwest Macaroni Salad recipe boasts fresh and zesty flavors and a creamy texture. It has plump corn kernels, fresh cilantro, juicy tomatoes, sharp red onion, and more, which is a perfect blend for the summer. Take it to your next BBQ or potluck, and you’ll wow your friends and family. 

5. Hawaiian Pasta Bake

Nothing says summer like a good tropical blend of flavors, and that’s what this Hawaiian pasta bake is. It’s bursting with fresh pineapple chunks and savory ham, so you get a hearty meal that’s bright and refreshing. You won’t believe that a serving of this is under 300 calories, and has 20 grams of protein – yes, it’s that good for you! 

6. Summer WW Casseroles: Pepperoni Pizza 

For just 6 Weight Watchers points per serving, you can have a bowl full of this pepperoni pasta bake. Instead of ordering pizza most nights just because you need an easy dinner, you can whip this up in less than the amount of time it takes for pizza delivery. And you can feel good about feeding the family a well-balanced meal. 

7. Cheeseburger Casserole

If you’re in the mood for a good grilled burger, but you’re dealing with a rainy summer day, have this cheeseburger casserole instead! No need to brave the rain for the grill when you can have a hearty meal that takes like a cheeseburger but is in casserole form. And the best part is, it’s just 3 Weight Watchers points per serving! 

8. Summer WW Casseroles: Oven Roasted Sausage Potatoes

Save this oven-roasted sausage potato sheet pan dinner for another rainy summer day! It’s a breeze to make, but it gives you the hearty feel of a meal you need for a day inside. Sheet pan dinners are the perfect option when you want something easy, but healthy. You could even skip the potatoes, throw on a ton of summer veggies, and make this a zero-point meal. 

9. Crockpot Breakfast Casserole

Making breakfast in the crockpot ensures you can enjoy your slow summer morning. Get this meal cooking, then grab your cup of coffee, and a good book and go sit on the front porch and allow the sunrise to greet you. That’s the perfect summer morning, especially when you can end it with a flavorful, healthy breakfast. 

10. Cheesy Chicken and Green Bean Bake

If you want to incorporate more of summer’s veggies into your kid’s diet, make them this cheesy chicken green bean bake! It’s packed with chicken and cheese, which they will love. And because of the yummy flavor, they won’t even mind the addition of the green beans. A serving is just 4 Weight Watchers points. 

11. Summer WW Casseroles: Chicken Enchiladas 

Taco Tuesday should continue being celebrated in the summer, but sometimes you need a swap from the typical tacos. Enchiladas are unusually unhealthy, or at least hard to fit into Weight Watchers points because they’re filled with high-fat beef and cheese. This version of a chicken enchilada bake is light, delicious, and Weight Watchers-friendly. 

12. Summer WW Casseroles: Reuben Bake

I bet you haven’t seen a Reuben sandwich casserole before! If you love the savory sandwich with the tangy sauerkraut, you’ll love this casserole version. It’s got all the classic flavors but is still light enough for a summer evening meal. Use light or fat-free versions of the cheese and condensed soup, and you’ll have a Weight Watchers-friendly Reuben bake. 

So fire up your oven (or break out that trusty casserole slow cooker) and get ready to dig into these deliciously satisfying, WW-approved meals. Your taste buds – and your waistline – will thank you! 

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