Easy Chow Mein Casserole

Casseroles featuring meat, rice and vegetables are meal-in-one sensations super for weekday suppers.

  • prep time 10 min
  • total time 1 hr 20 min
  • ingredients 10
  • servings 4

Ingredients

1/2
lb lean (at least 80%) ground beef
1/2
teaspoon garlic pepper blend
1
cup uncooked regular long-grain rice
1 3/4
cups Progresso™ beef flavored broth (from 32-oz carton)
1/4
cup teriyaki sauce (from 10-oz bottle)
1/4
cup water
1
can (28 oz) stir-fry vegetables, rinsed, drained
1/2
cup chow mein noodles
1/4
cup cashew pieces, if desired
Additional teriyaki sauce, if desired
  • 1 Heat oven to 375°F. In 10-inch nonstick skillet, crumble beef; sprinkle with garlic pepper. Cook over medium-high heat 5 to 7 minutes, stirring occasionally, until brown; drain.
  • 2 In ungreased 11x7-inch (2-quart) glass baking dish, mix beef, rice, broth, 1/4 cup teriyaki sauce and the water. Stir in vegetables. Cover baking dish with foil.
  • 3 Bake 50 to 55 minutes or until rice is tender. Uncover and stir; sprinkle with chow mein noodles and cashews. Bake uncovered 10 to 15 minutes longer or until noodles and cashews are golden brown.
  • Nutrition Information

    NUTRITION INFORMATION PER SERVING

    Serving Size: 1 Serving
    Calories
    380
    (
    Calories from Fat
    100),
    % Daily Value
    Total Fat
    11g
    11%
    (Saturated Fat
    3 1/2g,
    3 1/2%
    Trans Fat
    0g
    0%
    ),
    Cholesterol
    30mg
    30%;
    Sodium
    1290mg
    1290%;
    Total Carbohydrate
    52g
    52%
    (Dietary Fiber
    3g
    3%
      Sugars
    4g
    4%
    ),
    Protein
    20g
    20%
    ;
    % Daily Value*:
    Vitamin A
    15%;
    Vitamin C
    15%;
    Calcium
    4%;
    Iron
    20%;
    Exchanges:
    3 Starch; 0 Fruit; 0 Other Carbohydrate; 0 Skim Milk; 0 Low-Fat Milk; 0 Milk; 1 Vegetable; 0 Very Lean Meat; 0 Lean Meat; 0 High-Fat Meat; 1 Fat;
    Carbohydrate Choices:
    3 1/2
    *Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.
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