I like this casserole because it can be assembled ahead of time. I'm a country girl at heart. I guess I inherited that from my mom, who was raised on a farm.
12-14 ServingsPrep: 10 min. Bake: 70 min.
- 1 package (16 ounces) frozen cut green beans, thawed
- 2 cups sliced celery
- 1-1/2 cups sliced carrots
- 1-1/2 cups sliced onions
- 3/4 cup sliced green pepper
- 1 can (14-1/2 ounces) diced tomatoes, undrained
- 1/4 cup butter, melted
- 3 tablespoons quick-cooking tapioca
- 1 tablespoon sugar
- 1 teaspoon salt
- 1/2 teaspoon pepper
- 1 can (2.8 ounces) french-fried onions
- In large bowl, combine the vegetables. Add butter, tapioca, sugar,
- salt and pepper; mix well. Transfer to an ungreased 2-1/2-qt. baking
- dish. Cover and bake at 350° for 50 minutes. Uncover; sprinkle
- with onions. Bake 20 minutes longer or until vegetables are tender.
- Yield: 12-14 servings.
Nutritional Facts: 1 serving (3/4 cup) equals 107 calories, 6 g fat (3 g saturated fat), 9 mg cholesterol, 345 mg sodium, 12 g carbohydrate, 2 g fiber, 1 g protein.