Cheese Rice Casserole

READY IN: 1hr 40mins
Recipe by SlipC

This is a really good dish, can be used as a side dish or add a salad and eat as a light lunch!

Top Review by Sheila01

It is a very pretty dish. I increased the rice to 2 cups as I found there was not enough for 2 layers with just 1 cup. I used 1 cup cheddar and 1 cup swiss cheese. It was very easy to make and my husband loved it with all the onions (I used red) and green peppers (1/2 green 1/2 red)!! Thanks for posting

Ingredients Nutrition

Directions

  1. Heat to boil first 5 ingredients, stirring once.
  2. Reduce heat and cover, simmering for 14 minutes.
  3. Remove from heat and fluff rice, then cover for another 5-10 minutes to allow it to steam.
  4. In greased 9x13 pan, layer half of the ingredients in this order:rice, onion, green pepper, and your choice cheese (not the parmesan!) Repeat previous step.
  5. Mix together eggs and milk, pour over the rice mix.
  6. Sprinkle with Parmesan.
  7. Cook uncovered at 325 degrees until set, approx.
  8. 50 minutes.
  9. Let stand for 10-15 minutes, then cut into squares and serve!
  10. **Ifyou want to prepare it ahead of time, simply stop after you sprinkle on the Parmesan, cover and stick it in the fridge.
  11. Cook within 24 hours.

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