- 2 pounds ground beef
- 1 large onion, chopped
- 1 cup chopped cabbage
- 1 cup chopped celery
- 1 cup frozen corn
- 1 cup frozen peas
- 1 cup water
- 2-1/4 cups cooked rice
- 1 can (10-3/4 ounces) condensed cream of celery soup, undiluted
- 1 can (10-3/4 ounces) condensed cheddar cheese soup, undiluted
- 1-1/3 cups milk
- 4 bacon strips, cooked and crumbled
- Salt and pepper to taste
- In a skillet, cook beef and onion until the meat is no longer pink; drain. Add the cabbage, celery, corn, peas and water. Bring to a boil. Cover and simmer for 5-10 minutes or until vegetables are tender. In a bowl, combine beef mixture, rice, soups, milk, bacon, salt and pepper; mix well. Transfer to a greased 13-in. x 9-in. baking dish. Cover and bake at 350° for 30 minutes or until heated through. Yield: 10 servings.
Full-Bodied White Wine
Enjoy this recipe with a full-bodied white wine such as Chardonnay or Viognier.
Reviews for Creamy Vegetable Rice
"We saw this in the taste of home magazine and decided to try it. All we could taste was celery. Didn't really taste the other vegetables or even the meat. It was just celery and I had put less celery in than it had asked for."