June 8 – National Chicken Tetrazinni Day

National Tetrazanni Day


Facts on Chicken Tetrazinni 

  • Chicken Tetrazzini was named after the Italian operatic soprano Louisa Tetrazzini on Christmas Eve 1910. 
  • Chicken Tetrazzini is considered a casserole dish. 
  • The ingredients for Chicken Tetrazzini are simple and when combined they create a satisfying and filling meal perfect for parties, weeknight meals, or potluck suppers. 
  • Chicken Tetrazzinis base sauce is a simple White Sauce more formally known as Béchamel.
  • Chicken Tetrazzini is a versatile dish and you can easily substitute turkey, duck, seafood, or make it vegetarian.