Mexican Rice Recipe

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Mexican Rice

Lynette !

By
@breezermom

A Mexican rice without the tomatoes!


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Serves:

6

Prep:

20 Min

Cook:

25 Min

Method:

Bake

Ingredients

1 c
chopped onion
1/4 c
butter, melted
4 c
cooked long-grain rice
`12 oz
carton small-curd cottage cheese
1 large
bay leaf, crushed
1/2 tsp
salt
1/8 tsp
pepper
2 can(s)
chopped green chiles, drained (4 ounces each)
2 c
sharp cheddar cheese, shredded (8 ounces)
fresh parsley, chopped

Directions Step-By-Step

1
Saute onion in butter in a skillet 3 minutes or until tender. Combine sauteed onion, rice, and the next 4 ingredients. Mix well.
2
Layer rice mixture and chiles in an 11 x 7 x 1 1/2 inch dish; sprinkle with cheese and parsley.
3
Bake, uncovered, at 375° for 25 minutes or until the cheese melts.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Rice Sides
Main Ingredient: Rice/Grains
Regional Style: Mexican
Other Tag: Quick & Easy
Hashtag: #Mexican rice