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KFC Famous Bowl

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KFC Famous Bowl brings all your comfort foods together in one bowl, crispy chicken, creamy mashed potatoes, and sweet corn, then topped with brown gravy and cheddar cheese. The KFC Bowl made at home is much better than takeout.

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Everyone is so busy it can be hard to get a Quick and Easy Dinner on the table that the whole family will love. This copycat KFC Bowl will please even the pickiest eaters and be on the table in under 30 minutes that’s a win-win! Chicken Pot Pie Casserole and Tuscan Chicken is another great easy meal that the whole family will love

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Ingredients for KFC Famous Bowl

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  • Mashed Potatoes: I used leftover Garlic and Rosemary mashed potatoes, but you can also use Slow Cooker Mashed Potatoes or Instant Pot mashed Potatoes I would not use instant mashed potatoes for this recipe.
  • Corn, Steamed: I used frozen corn but feel free to use canned corn as well.
  • Popcorn Chicken: We used frozen popcorn chicken cooked in the air fryer, but you can also make homemade chicken nuggets
  • Chicken Gravy: The gravy can be turkey or chicken we used already prepared gravy but feel free to make homemade or use leftover gravy.
  • Cheddar Cheese: Shredded Cheese; we used cheddar, which was great you can also use American cheese, cheddar jack for a spicy flavor, or even Velveeta.
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Step-by-Step Directions for KFC Bowl:

Step 1:

  1. Make sure all your ingredients are prepared and hot.
  2. In a large serving bowl or individual bowls, layer in the ingredients starting with the mashed potatoes.
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Step 2:

  1. Sprinkle the corn on top of the mashed potatoes.
  2. Next, a layer of popcorn chicken. 
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Step 3:

  1. Then pour the chicken gravy over the popcorn chicken and sprinkle on the shredded cheese. 
  2. Garnish with parsley or chives if desired. Enjoy!
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Tips and Tricks for KFC Bowl

  • Make sure all ingredients are hot when preparing the bowl.
  • Use leftover mashed potatoes or store-bought.
  • Use Grilled chicken for a healthier option, or also you can use Chicken Nuggets, Or Popcorn chicken.
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Frequently Asked Questions:

How to store

Store the prepared ingredients separately in airtight containers in the refrigerator. They will all last 3-4 days. The shredded cheese will last up to 1 week in the refrigerator in an airtight container or zip-top bag.

Can I freeze KFC Bowls?

Yes, You can freeze the bowls in single-size servings and defrost them in the fridge overnight.

How to reheat

Reheat KFC Famous Bowls in the Microwave or place in the oven at 350 for 15-20 minutes or until heated all the way through.

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KFC Famous Bowl

Yield: 8
Prep Time: 10 minutes

KFC Famous Bowl brings all your comfort foods together in one bowl, crispy chicken, creamy mashed potatoes, and sweet corn, then topped with brown gravy and cheddar cheese. The KFC Bowl made at home is much better than takeout.

Ingredients

  • 4 Cups Prepared Mashed Potatoes
  • 10 oz Bag Frozen Corn, Steamed
  • 26 oz Frozen Popcorn Chicken, Prepared according to package Instructions
  • 12 oz Prepared Chicken Gravy, Heated (I used heinz in the glass jar)
  • 2 Cups Shredded Cheddar Cheese

Instructions

  1. Make sure all your ingredients are prepared and hot.
  2. In a large serving bowl or individual bowls, layer in the ingredients starting with the mashed potatoes. layer-mashed-potatoes
  3. Sprinkle the corn on top of the mashed potatoes.Layer-of-Corn-on-potatoes
  4. Next, a layer of popcorn chicken. Popcorn-Chicken-layer
  5. Then pour the chicken gravy over the popcorn chicken and sprinkle on the shredded cheese. Pour-gravy-over-popcorn-chickentop-with-cheddar-cheese
  6. Garnish with parsley or chives if desired. Enjoy!
Nutrition Information:
Yield: 8 Serving Size: 1
Amount Per Serving: Calories: 574Total Fat: 26gSaturated Fat: 8gTrans Fat: 1gUnsaturated Fat: 15gCholesterol: 95mgSodium: 866mgCarbohydrates: 61gFiber: 4gSugar: 3gProtein: 24g

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