Mushroom - Rice Bake

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Recipe by Theresa P

I found this recipe in an old cook book I have. It looks really good and I wanted to post it here to share. I have not made this recipe yet, but I am going to try it out real soon! My DH LOVES rice and mushrooms both, so it looks like the perfect dish for my family! Besides, anything with cream cheese in it can't be BAD, right?

Top Review by LonghornMama

Quite tasty! Sort of a savory rice pudding, with a creamy, cheesy flavor and lots of mushrooms. I used light cream cheese and fat free evaporated milk with good results. Not the most attractive, possibly due to the FF evap milk, but still a nice side dish with dinner. Thanks, Theresa, for sharing the recipe!

Ingredients Nutrition

Directions

  1. Bring water and 1 tsp salt to boil in a medium pan.
  2. Add rice and stir.
  3. Cover, reduce heat and let rice cook for 20 to 25 minutes till done and liquid is absorbed; set aside.
  4. Sauté onion and mushrooms in butter in a small skillet until tender.
  5. Remove from heat and set aside.
  6. Beat cream cheese in a small bowl with an electric mixer.
  7. Add eggs, beating well after each addition.
  8. Add rice, mushroom mixture, evaporated milk and salt.
  9. Stir well to combine.

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