Every time the seasons change and cold weather starts blowing through, casseroles become top of mind for most people.

I combed through Google Trends to find what casseroles are the most searched for and decided to test the top 15. Here are the recipes that I made and how I ranked each in terms of taste, ease of preparation, and all-around comfort.

So bring out your overalls and cooking spatula because it’s time for you to see what all the excitement is about!

1. Cheeseburger casserole

Who doesn’t like the classic cheeseburger? Well, now you can have it as a casserole. With layers of seasoned ground beef, deliciously melted cheese, and a savory blend of delectable flavors, Drizzle Me Skinny proposes the most irresistible recipe that takes you only a few minutes to prepare. So, if you want something comforting and nostalgic, go for this trending delight!

2. Chicken Enchilada Casserole

Chicken will never go out of style, but have you tried it with enchilada sauce? Pack in layers of deliciously shredded boneless chicken (best cooked in sauce before baking) with some enchilada sauce and tortillas, and you’ll be getting super close to Drizzle Me Skinny’s trending Mexican-inspired recipe. But when can you make this sort of feast? Let’s help out. Many online personalities choose this meal for a festive dinner, a big breakfast, or lunch with friends. So there you have it!

3. Pizza Casserole

Just like chicken, pizza is an internationally loved taste fit for all times of the day. But did you know that having those tasty toppings in a casserole dish is trending? Follow our step-by-step recipe with loads of pasta, marinara, cheese, and all your favorite pizza toppings and create this perfect, trending, causal dish for all seasons and times.

4. Chicken and Broccoli Casserole

If you want to go for something healthier and more delicious, try this trending recipe. With juicy, tender chicken, crisp, salty broccoli, and creamy sauce to bind it all together, you can be sure that this recipe is a true delight. With only a few minutes of your time and a step-by-step recipe by Drizzle Me Skinny, prepare for the season’s most nutritious, flavorful dinner.

5. Hamburger Casserole

From Allrecipes, this passed-down knowledge from Grandma’s old and rusky book of recipes is back in trend. It’s time to savor the essence of a classic, juicy, tasty hamburger and mash it up into a casserole dish. You need things like some ground beef (or any meat you prefer), pasta, and any savory sauce to taste. So, if you need a casserole recipe for a good ol’ family dinner, here it is!

6. Stuffed Pepper Casserole

If you fall into the category of those who want to make the family something trendy in less than 40 minutes, here you are. This is the fastest, simplest, and trendiest casserole dish with lots of flavors to savor. Inspired by Drizzle Me Skinny’s detailed recipe, you only need some ground meat, rice, and the most vibrant ball peppers you can find, and don’t worry—it’s not too spicy.

7. Chicken and Rice Casserole

Chicken and rice casserole is a staple, but have you seen the little spin Drizzle Me Skinny added to the recipe? If you haven’t, then you are missing out. This crescent-topped dish comes to life with some tender, juicy chicken, rice (any type is excellent), and a medley of any vegetables you prefer. To top it all up, you can have this casserole dish at any time of the day and during any season. Talk about a timeless trend.

8. Mexican Chicken Casserole

Yes, of course—we just talked about chicken and rice. But what about when the chicken is Mexican-inspired? Besides, it’s another trend that’s been taking over the internet, and you’ve just got to try it. Instead of the usual sauce, this time, it’s spicy chicken, beans, and layers of tortillas. Can you already imagine the south-of-the-border fiesta dish? While this Drizzle Me Skinny recipe is perfect for a festive celebration, nothing stops you from making this bold wonder for movie night!


9. Tuna Casserole

Another exciting recipe to try is the ocean-inspired flavors of Martha Stewart’s Tuna Casserole. So pull out some flaky tuna, any finely shaped pasta you want, and some creamy, delicious sauce for a seamless blend. Not only is this one of the simplest recipes on this list, but it is also a whole dish that’s great for family dinners and big gatherings.

10. Million-Dollar Chicken Casserole

As mentioned, chicken is a timeless cooking profile that fits into any dish. But if you want to prepare a million-dollar dish, this is the recipe to follow. Currently trending for being both tasty and elegant to the eyes, Drizzle Me Skinny has the most straightforward recipe yet that will take you from creamy sauce, tender chicken, and buttery crackers to a blend of decadent flavor. So, do you have any special occasions coming up? Try this recipe!

11. Sloppy Joe Casserole

Are you craving some sloppy Joe? There is no need to drive miles away from your house to get some. You can make a one-pot sloppy Joe casserole by following our simple recipe involving ground beef, tangy tomato sauce, and a hint of sweetness. This dish is satisfying and filling, and best of all, it’s the trending Mongolian food of the era. What’s not to like about it?

12. Taco Casserole

It’s time for a bubble-up fiesta at your place. With every bite of our Taco-fiesta recipe, you can surely taste the exciting explosion of seasoned ground beef, crispy tortilla chips, and gooey cheese. Best enjoyed with friends, plan to make this tasty recipe the next time you have a blown-up party or a simple movie night.

13. Beef and Rice Casserole

Like chicken and rice, beef and rice is the hearty dinner recipe you’ve been craving. Perfect for big feasts, the savory goodness of this recipe from The Cozy Cook is all you need to hit a trendy delight. All you need is some seasoned beef cooked till tender (and juicy), some tender rice, and a medley of spices for the perfect symphony of flavors. To add to the party, this dish is also very easy to prepare.

14. Buffalo Chicken Pasta Bake

As a bonus, the ultimate, most trendy recipe you must try is the buffalo chicken pasta casserole. Packed with all the tastiest ingredients, including tender, juicy buffalo beef, some deliciously seasoned chicken, pasta, and, of course, a creamy sauce, you can be sure that this Drizzle Me Skinny most popular recipe is sure to have you craving for more.

15. Chicken and Potato Casserole

The final and most popular casserole dish on the planet is the chicken and sweet potato recipe from Life in the Lofthouse. But what makes it so popular? Here’s why—it is super easy to whip up with only a few minutes of baking time; it requires a healthy basket of ingredients, including golden potatoes and tender chicken; but most of all, the savory blend of herbs and spices creates a rich flavor profile. This delicious delicacy is best enjoyed at a family dinner, but who says you cannot bake some trendy casserole anytime you like it?

If you love any of these recipes, try them today and let us know what you think in the comments. Also, remember that cooking is an art, so feel free to mix, match, and get creative with any recipes. Till next time!

5 from 2 votes

15 Casseroles Everyone Is Searching For

By: Drizzle
Servings: 6
Prep: 10 minutes
Cook: 40 minutes
Total: 50 minutes
Personal points-7-8 range, 7SP blue & purple, 8SP green .. 7PP per serving


  • 1-7.5 oz package pillsbury biscuits, in the 4 value packs you can buy a larger pack and weigh out
  • 6 oz softened light or fat-free cream cheese
  • 12 oz cooked shredded chicken, about 3 cups, I cook mine in the crockpot in a little broth on high about 3 hours depending on how much chicken your cooking
  • 1/3 cup franks hot sauce
  • 1/4 cup light ranch dressing, to save points you could use my zero point recipe
  • 1/2 cup light shredded cheese
  • 5 slices cooked and crumbled bacon, I use Wegman’s brand from the U.S


  • Preheat oven to 375F and spray a 9×13 casserole dish.
  • Cut your 10 small biscuits into 6 pieces each and spread out on the bottom of your dish.
  • In a bowl mix your cream cheese, ranch dressing and franks sauce. Stir in your shredded chicken.
  • Drop by spoonfuls onto your biscuits making sure to cover all areas.
  • Bake in oven for 30 minutes, remove and sprinkle cheese and crumbled bacon on top.
  • Return to oven for 10 minutes. Cut into 6 equal servings, I don’t weigh mine out I just make sure each serving is similar in size.
  • *Please note, some comments below have people saying that when entering info into the WW app they are getting much higher numbers, I am in Canada and you may be in the U.S, changes to this such as different biscuits, a different brand of ranch or cheese can make a big difference, not only do I input my exact ingredients into my fitness pal, I also determine my SP value for each ingredient, add all those numbers up and divide by my yield, so I am doing double the work to ensure my numbers based on my ingredients are correct, I can not help if you have used a different product and it scans much higher.. Here is a break down of my ingredients and their SP (prior to freestyle)value.. Biscuits 17SP, Cream cheese 14SP, Chicken 8SP, Sauce 0Sp, Ranch 4SP, Cheese 6SP, Bacon 4SP


Personal points- 7-8PP range depending on your 0PP foods 
SP Freestyle- (blue & purple) 7 using WW recipe builder
Smart points- (green) 8 using SP calculator
Points plus- 7 using PP calculator
9 points using WW app


Calories: 341kcalCarbohydrates: 24gProtein: 21gFat: 18gSaturated Fat: 9gSodium: 1522mgSugar: 7g

Nutrition information is automatically calculated, so should only be used as an approximation.

Additional Info

Course: Main meals
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