Cheesy Broccoli Rice
Looking for a new side dish for your holiday dinners? Try this recipe that combines tender rice, nutritious broccoli and savory cheese! Karen Weavill, Johnston, Rhode Island
6 ServingsPrep: 15 min. Bake: 30 min.
- 1 pound ground beef
- 1 medium onion, diced
- 1 garlic clove, minced
- 3 cups cooked long grain rice
- 2 cups fresh or frozen chopped broccoli, thawed
- 2 cups (8 ounces) shredded cheddar cheese
- 2 tablespoon grated Parmesan cheese
- In a skillet, cook beef, onion and garlic over medium heat until the
- meat is no longer pink; drain. Stir in the rice, broccoli and
- cheddar cheese.
- Transfer to a greased 13-in. x 9-in. baking dish. Sprinkle with
- Parmesan cheese. Bake, uncovered, at 350° for 30-40 minutes or
- until heated through. Yield: 6 servings.
Making Cheesy Broccoli Rice for a holiday dinner? Give it a festive look by stirring in some drained pimientos.