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Succotash Casserole with French Green Beans and Corn


succotash casserole

Succotash Casserole with French Green Beans and Corn

This savory succotash casserole is the perfect dish for the holidays. I make it every year for Thanksgiving and is always a big hit with everyone.

This recipe (like many of our traditional Thanksgiving recipes) is courtesy of my late Grandma Sharon. She was the BEST cook and miss her all the time. I love carrying on her legacy by making her delicious recipes that our family and friends have always enjoyed so much.

This low carb cheesy succotash casserole will fool you into thinking your eating a lot of carbs since it’s so cheesy, savory, and hearty…but your not! It’s also extremely easy to make. The hardest part about the whole thing is probably chopping a few vegetables. Other than that it’s really just a matter of throwing everything together in one big saucepan.

I incorporate my own twist by adding a crushed ritz cracker and butter topping but you can leave that off if you prefer the lower carb version.


Succotash recipe

  • 1 large package of frozen corn
  • 1 large package of frozen french cut green beans
  • 3/4 c. celery – diced
  • 3/4 c. green bell pepper – diced
  • 3/4 c. mayonnaise
  • 3/4 c. white or yellow onion – diced
  • 1 c. Velveeta cheese
  • 2 c. Ritz crackers – crushed
  • 1/3 c. melted butter
  • Salt and Pepper


  1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees.
  2. In a large saucepan, boil the green beans for 3 to 4 minutes.
  3. Add the corn; continue boiling for an additional 2 to 3 minutes.
  4. Drain and return to the saucepan for later; season with salt and pepper.
  5. Dice up the celery, bell pepper, and onion.
  6. Cut the Velveeta cheese into small chunks; add to the corn and green beans to melt down.Succotash casserole
  7. Add the mayo, celery, bell pepper, and onions to the corn, green beans and cheese.
  8. Generously season with salt and pepper
  9. Toss all the ingredients together thoroughly until the cheese is melted (be gentle so the corn doesn’t get mushy).
  10. Spread the mixture evenly into a 9X13 inch pan.
  11. In a large ziplock bag, finely crush the Ritz crackers.
  12. Add the melted butter to the crushed crackers and mix together thoroughly using your hands.
  13. Sprinkle the casserole with an even layer of the cracker mixture.
  14. Cover with aluminum foil and bake for 20 minutes.
  15. Remove aluminum foil and bake for an additional 15-20 minutes until golden brown and bubbly.Succotash casserole

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Vegan Pad See Ew

Vegan Pad See Ew with Tempeh

Pad see ew is a traditional Thai fried rice noodle dish made with soy sauce, vegetables, and meat or seafood, or in this case, tempeh (if you’re preparing vegan pad see ew). “See ew” means “fried soy sauce” in Thai. When pad see ew is prepared right it is SO yummy. It has the perfect blend of textures and flavors. The flavor profile has a nice balance of sweet, salty, and tangy (and spicy if you add red pepper flakes).

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Optional Dish Alterations

Pad see ew is a very versatile dish that can be made to please just about anyone.There are a few different alterations you can make to this dish to suit different dietary needs and preferences. For instance, if you are vegetarian but prefer the taste and texture of tofu, you can sub the tempeh out with the tofu. If you are vegan, simply leave the egg out.

If you have a gluten free diet, simply make sure that the oyster sauce and soy sauces are gluten free. The rice noodles are already gluten free so you are good there!

Or of you are a meat lover, you can sub out the tempeh or tofu with pork (my husbands fave), chicken, or steak. If you do choose a meat option, make sure you stir fry the meat until it’s cooked through. The tempeh and tofu don’t take nearly as long so take that into consideration when following my directions below.

Ingredients for the Stir Fry:

  • 8 oz. dried flat rice noodles (fettuccini style works fine)
  • 1 c. tempeh – cut into 1/2 slices or small cubes
  • 3/4 c. soyaki marinade
  • 2 c. broccoli florets
  • 4 cloves garlic – finely minced
  • 3 tbs. vegetable oil
  • 1 tsp. crushed red pepper (optional)
  • 1 egg (non vegan option)

Ingredients for the Pad See Ew Sauce:

  • 2 tbs. low sodium soy sauce
  • 2 tbs. regular soy sauce
  • 2 tbs. oyster sauce
  • 2 tbs. sugar
  • 2 tbs. white vinegar



  1. Whisk together the the pad see ew sauce ingredients in a small bowl; set aside in refrigerator.
  2. Place the tempeh in a small bowl and pour soyaki marinade over it; set aside in refrigerator.
  3. Lightly steam the broccoli and set aside (make sure the broccoli is still firm).
  4. Cook the rice noodles according to the directions on the package (be sure not to overcook – usually only takes 3 minutes to cook).
  5. Strain noodles, rinsing with cold water to stop cooking process; set aside.
  6. Finely chop the garlic.

Vegan Pad See Ew

Stir Fry:

  1. Heat 2 tbs. oil in a deep saute pan or wok.
  2. Add garlic; cook for 10 seconds.
  3. Add broccoli and tempeh; stir fry for a 3 minutes.
  4. Move broccoli, tempeh and garlic to one side of the pan.
  5. Crack the egg in the other side of the pan and scramble.
  6. Stir fry the broccoli, tempeh and garlic back in with the egg for 2 minutes.
  7. Remove stir fry mixture from the pan and set aside.

Vegan Pad See Ew Stir Fry

  1. Wipe down pan and add 1 tbs. of oil.
  2. Add noodles, pad see ew sauce, and crushed red pepper to the pan.
  3. Stir fry until most of the sauce is absorbed.
  4. Add the broccoli, tempeh, garlic, and egg mixture back into the pan with the noodles and sauce; stir fry for 1 to 2 more minutes.

Vegan Pad See Ew

5. Serve Hot!

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