Main Dishes

Indian easy to make Cheesy Baked Rice With Vegetables by Neharika

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This cheesy baked rice is surely a big hit for parties. . Rice cooked in butter gives a very nice taste and aroma to this recipe. . Vegetables with rice and cheese baked to perfection is definately a filling meal.

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1 1/2 cups cooked rice (chawal)
2 tbsp butter
1/3 cup milk
salt to taste
1 1/2 tbsp butter
1/4 cup finely chopped onions
1 1/2 tbsp plain flour (maida)
1 tsp finely chopped green chillies
1 1/2 cups milk
salt to taste
1/2 tsp freshly ground black peppercorns (kalimirch)
1 1/2 cups boiled mixed vegetables
(french beans , carrot ,
cauliflower and green peas)
5 tbsp grated processed cheese
Heat the butter in a broad non-stick pan, add the rice, milk and salt and cook on a medium flame for a minute. Mash the butter-rice mixture using a potato masher and cook on a medium flame for another 1 to 2 minutes. Keep aside. Heat the butter in a broad non-stick pan, add the onions and sauté on a medium flame for 1 to 2 minutes. Add the plain flour, mix well and sauté on a medium flame for 1 more minute. And the green chillies and milk, mix well and cook on a medium flame for 2 to 3 minutes, while stirring continuously. Add the salt and pepper, mix well and cook on a medium flame for another 1 minute, while stirring continuously. Add the vegetables and cheese, mix well and cook on a medium flame for 1 to 2 more minutes, while stirring continuously. Remove from the flame and keep aside. Just before serving, take a 150 mm. (6”) baking dish, put the prepared rice-butter mixture at the bottom of the dish and spread it evenly with the back of a spoon. Pour the vegetable sauce on top and spread it evenly with the back of the spoon. Sprinkle cheese on top and bake in a pre-heated oven at 200oc (400°f) for 15 to 20 minutes. Serve immediately. Before layering and baking, if the rice and the vegetable sauce is a little dry, add 2 tbsp of milk to it and mix well.
Nutritions

Calories
464

Sodium
96mg
4% DV

Fat
34g
53% DV

Protein
3g
7% DV

Carbs
7g
2% DV

Fiber
1g
7% DV