Baked Vegetable Medley
If you get all the chopping done the night before, it’s smooth sailing when company arrives the next day. “Just prepare this casserole in advance, and bake at serving time,” suggests Linda Vail of Ballwin, Missouri.
12 ServingsPrep: 35 min. + chilling Bake: 40 min.
- 1 medium head cauliflower, broken into florets
- 1 bunch broccoli, cut into florets
- 6 medium carrots, sliced
- 1 pound sliced fresh mushrooms
- 1 bunch green onions, sliced
- 1/4 cup butter, cubed
- 1 can (10-3/4 ounces) condensed cream of chicken soup, undiluted
- 1/2 cup milk
- 1/2 cup process cheese sauce
- Place the cauliflower, broccoli and carrots in a steamer basket;
- place in a large saucepan over 1 in. of water. Bring to a boil;
- cover and steam for 7-9 minutes or until crisp-tender. Meanwhile, in
- a large skillet, saute mushrooms and onions in butter until tender.
- Drain vegetables. In a large bowl, combine the soup, milk and cheese
- sauce. Add vegetables and mushroom mixture; toss to coat. Transfer
- to a greased 2-qt. baking dish. Cover and refrigerate overnight.
- Remove from the refrigerator 30 minutes before baking. Bake,
- uncovered, at 350° for 40-45 minutes or until bubbly. Yield: 12