Create Your Own Casserole

I found this in volume 3 of the Tightwad Gazette by Amy D. and love it! It is a GREAT way to use leftovers.

1 c. main ingredient
1 c. second ingredient
1-2 c. starchy ingredient
1 1/2 c. binder
1/4 c. “goodie”
They give examples…..
Main: tuna, chicken, turkey, ham, seafood
2nd: celery, mushrooms, peas, hardboiled eggs
Starchy: thinly sliced potatoes, cooked noodles, cooked rice
Binder: cream sauce, sour cream, can of soup
“Goodie”: pimiento, almonds, water chestnuts
Topping: potato chips, cheese, bread crumbs


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