Dad´s Wonderful Wild Rice Casserole

Side-dish for twelve! Serve your family with baked rice, bacon and vegetable casserole.

  • prep time 30 min
  • total time 1 hr 35 min
  • ingredients 8
  • servings 12

Ingredients

1
cup uncooked wild rice, rinsed
3
cups water
6
slices bacon, cut into 1/2-inch pieces
1
cup chopped onions
1/2
cup chopped celery
1/2
cup chopped carrot
1
cup sliced fresh mushrooms
1
(10 1/2-oz.) can condensed chicken with rice soup
  • 1 In medium saucepan, combine wild rice and water. Bring to a boil. Reduce heat to low; cover and simmer 50 to 60 minutes or until rice is tender and water is absorbed.
  • 2 Meanwhile, grease 1 1/2-quart casserole. In large skillet over medium heat, cook bacon until crisp. Remove bacon from skillet; drain on paper towels.
  • 3 Discard all but 1 tablespoon drippings in skillet. Add onions, celery and carrot; cook and stir 3 to 5 minutes or until tender. Stir in mushrooms; cook and stir 1 to 2 minutes. Stir in soup and bacon.
  • 4 Heat oven to 350°F. Add cooked rice to skillet; mix well. Spoon into greased casserole; cover. Bake at 350°F. for 30 to 35 minutes or until thoroughly heated.
  • Nutrition Information

    NUTRITION INFORMATION PER SERVING

    Serving Size: 1/2 Cup
    Calories
    100
    (
    Calories from Fat
    25),
    % Daily Value
    Total Fat
    3g
    3%
    (Saturated Fat
    1g,
    1%
    ),
    Cholesterol
    5mg
    5%;
    Sodium
    230mg
    230%;
    Total Carbohydrate
    14g
    14%
    (Dietary Fiber
    1g
    1%
      Sugars
    2g
    2%
    ),
    Protein
    4g
    4%
    ;
    % Daily Value*:
    Vitamin A
    30%;
    Vitamin C
    4%;
    Calcium
    0%;
    Iron
    4%;
    Exchanges:
    1 Starch; 1 Other Carbohydrate; 1/2 Fat;
    *Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.
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