Cheesy Beef Rice BakeSubmitted by: DACLARK17
IntroductionGreat comfort food. Great comfort food.
1/2 pound lean ground beef
2 tsp fresh thyme
1 tsp black pepper2 tsp smoked paprika
1 cup chopped onion
2 Tbsp minced garlic
2 cups shredded carrots
1 cup basmati rice
4 cups water
4 oz old cheddar cheese, light, shredded
Add carrots and stir to coat. Add rice, stir to coat.
Add water and lower heat to simmer. Simmer approximately 30 minutes, until water is absorbed and the rice is cooked. Remove from heat.
Add cheese and mix into the meat mixture.
Serve with vegetables or salad for a complete meal.
Serving Size: 4 - 1.5 cup servings
Number of Servings: 4
Recipe submitted by SparkPeople user DACLARK17.