CALIFORNIA RICE

1
Ellen Bales

By
@Starwriter

A good friend gave me the recipe for this dish a few days ago and I cannot wait to try it. What a comfort food meal!
Photo: cookingwithlibby.com

Rating:

★★★★★ 1 vote

Serves:
4
Prep:
20 Min
Cook:
30 Min

Ingredients

  • 1 c
    chopped onion
  • 1/4 c
    (1/2 stick) butter
  • 4 c
    cups cooked white rice
  • 2 c
    sour cream
  • 1 c
    cottage cheese
  • 1
    bay leaf
  • 1/2 tsp
    salt
  • 1/8 tsp
    pepper
  • 3 small
    cans green chiles, drained
  • 2 c
    sharp cheddar cheese, grated
  • ·
    chopped parsley

How to Make CALIFORNIA RICE

Step-by-Step

  1. In a large skillet, saute onion in butter until golden. Remove from heat and stir in rice, sour cream, cottage cheese, bay leaf, salt and pepper. Lightly mix.
  2. Layer half the rice mixture in a buttered 9x13-inch baking dish, then half the chiles, and sprinkle with 1 cup of the cheese. Repeat layers.
  3. Bake in a preheated 375-degree oven for 30 minutes. Sprinkle with the chopped parsley and serve.

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About CALIFORNIA RICE

Course/Dish: Rice Sides
Dietary Needs: Vegetarian



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