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Mexican Rice Casserole

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55Minutes
520Calories
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Ingredients

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4 SERVINGS
  • 1 pound hamburger
  • 1 can tomatoes (with or with chili's)
  • 1 1/2 cups rice
  • 3 cups water
  • 1 1/2 cups shredded cheddar cheese
  • taco seasoning (to taste)
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    NutritionView More

    520Calories
    Sodium15% DV350mg
    Fat48% DV31g
    Protein67% DV34g
    Carbs8% DV24g
    Fiber3% DV<1g
    Calories520Calories from Fat280
    % DAILY VALUE
    Total Fat31g48%
    Saturated Fat16g80%
    Trans Fat1g
    Cholesterol120mg40%
    Sodium350mg15%
    Potassium600mg17%
    Protein34g67%
    Calories from Fat280
    % DAILY VALUE
    Total Carbohydrate24g8%
    Dietary Fiber<1g3%
    Sugars3g6%
    Vitamin A25%
    Vitamin C20%
    Calcium35%
    Iron20%

    * Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your Daily Values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.

    Reviews(34)

    mark c. 3 days ago
    fantastic! i used pepper jack cheese, cut up some yellow onion, black olives, portabella mushroom, and a jalapeño.
    Nicole 2 months ago
    It was good... a two day meal with seconds wanted... I will make again, it’s like a taco base for me because I added it to a taco bowl and made it like a taco. Delicious
    Layla E 2 months ago
    It is in the oven right now. I can't wit to try it! I half-ed the recipe, next time I might do a little more meat.
    Regina L. 2 months ago
    Overall it was delicious!! Will definitely make it again but add a few of my own twists.
    Myers 4 months ago
    It’s great added all ingredients including black beans, olives, Mexican blend canned tomatoes Plus salsa verde de molcajete With a touch of tapitio sauce Warm but very tasty
    karen cross 4 months ago
    This turned out fabulous. I used 1 can of stewed tomatoes since that’s all I had, I cut them up and add them to the meat mixture. Then 1 can of Bush’s black bean fiesta and I used the Vigo Mexican rice with corn. The flavor was amazing and my youngest picky daughter loved it. Most of the family ate it with a side of Doritos and some put the slice of casserole in a soft tortilla. Definitely a recipe book keeper.Note one side of my casserole has light cheese for my other picky eater 😏😯😊
    Hello 5 months ago
    It was really good????
    April Swann 6 months ago
    Very easy and very good
    Julie 7 months ago
    This was so good. I’ll definitely me making it again To make it go further I added chopped onion ,peppers and fried corn and a can of black beans. I used Monterey cheese
    Lexie Koontz 7 months ago
    It was good but was best as a burrito mixture
    Tolson 8 months ago
    We enjoyed the casserole! If you like Mexican food, you should really like this dish!! There’s just 2 of us, so we’ll have some great leftovers.
    Melanie 9 months ago
    Sounds really good will make it this week
    Ann a year ago
    Easy to make but I added salsa to the rice and mild chili’s, some beans and corn to the meat I think it needed more flavor but still good. Next time I’ll increase the taco seasoning and add cumin. A keeper.
    Mint a year ago
    Great but I added fire roasted tomatoes, can of chilies didn't have the other. Added granulated garlic, onions and seasoned pepper to the meat. My husband had seconds will be making it again.
    Dawn Jones a year ago
    I added homemade salsa instead of the tomatoes - it was great! Family loved it - quick easy dish! I'll make it again.
    Really good I added 3xs the taco seasoning and added copied cookies, peppers, and onions. It was a hot! Everyone loved it!!!!
    ConnieJaracz a year ago
    This was easy and good but not memorable. I would make it again.
    Charlotte Pope a year ago
    It needed more flavor.
    Mrs. Southern Bell 2 years ago
    It turned out absolutely amazing!!!!
    Angie Emerson 2 years ago
    Used tomatoes with chilies (mild) and was still a bit bland with not much flavor.
    Tony V. 2 years ago
    Turned out great! Everyone loved it and it was something different rather than your typical taco salad or burrito.
    Esmin De Acero 2 years ago
    i had some alot left over rice so decided to make this simple but delicious meal. i used lima beans since thats what my husband likes,and made my own taco seasoning. will do it again. it was easy and simple to make
    Mama Jen 2 years ago
    The whole family loved it
    Denny 2 years ago
    Good! Easy and fun to make!
    Kisha B. 2 years ago
    amazing! i tweeked it some but it was awesome! i used 1/4 c enchilada sauce and 2 tbs garlic. i also used uncle bens wild rice instead if white rice- YUM!
    Amanda S. 2 years ago
    I used fire roasted tomatoes and added corn and black beans.
    Gaets C. 2 years ago
    Easy to make and tasty. depending on your taste you may want to add some hot sauce
    Heather Elmore 3 years ago
    When you get down to it, this is just hamburger and rice with cheese on top. It looked bland and boring in the baking dish, so I added enchilada sauce, red kidney beans, and olives, and used fiesta blend cheese instead of just cheddar. It was alright, but still didn't have much flavor. But it wasn't terrible.
    Brook 3 years ago
    It needs more flavor
    deannagingrich 3 years ago
    pretty good! whole family enjoyed🤗

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