Wild Rice And Cheese Casserole

Oxmoor House
8 servings

Ingredients

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1 (4-ounce) package wild rice
1/2 cup butter or margarine
2 tablespoons all-purpose flour
1 cup milk
1 teaspoon salt
1 (3-ounce) package softened cream cheese
2 (4-ounce) cans button mushrooms, drained

Preparation

Cook wild rice according to package directions; drain and set aside.

Melt butter in top of a double boiler over simmering water; add flour, stirring until smooth. Cook 1 minute, stirring constantly. Gradually add milk; cook over boiling water, stirring constantly, until thickened and bubbly. Stir in salt and cream cheese. Remove from heat.

Grease a 1 1/2-quart casserole. Spoon half of wild rice into dish; place half of mushrooms on top of rice, and spoon half of cream cheese sauce evenly over mushrooms. Repeat layering procedure. Bake at 325° for 30 minutes. Serve hot.

Created date

February 2010