Let guests upgrade to this premium side dish. A rich and comforting classic. This recipe blends tender rice with a mix of creamy cheese sauce to create a tasty side dish that is the perfect complement to chicken, pork or beef.
|1 3/4 qts||Hot water (180°-190°F)|
|1 lb||Parboiled white or brown rice|
|1 1/3 c dry mix||Foothill Farms® Special Blend Cheese Sauce Instant Mix (#7272)|
In a 2" full-size steam table pan, combine hot water, rice, cheese sauce dry mix and butter (optional). Stir well.
Cover and bake in a 350°F convection oven for 40-45 minutes or until water is absorbed. Keep warm (160°F). Fluff with fork before serving.