Crabmeat-and-Oyster Dressing

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Ingredients

1 (6.2-ounce) package long-grain and wild rice mix
2 1/3 cups water
5 tablespoons butter or margarine, divided
1 medium onion, chopped
1/2 medium-size green bell pepper, chopped
1 cup chopped fresh mushrooms
1 pound fresh crabmeat, drained and flaked
1 (12-ounce) container fresh oysters, drained
1 (10 3/4-ounce) can cream of celery soup
1 cup chopped pecans, toasted
1/2 cup Italian-seasoned breadcrumbs
1 green onion, chopped
1/4 teaspoon salt
1/4 teaspoon ground black pepper
1/8 teaspoon ground red pepper

Preparation

Bring rice mix, 2 1/3 cups water, and 1 tablespoon butter to a boil in a saucepan. Reduce heat to low, cover, and simmer 25 minutes or until rice is tender.

Melt remaining 4 tablespoons butter in a large nonstick skillet over medium heat; add onion, bell pepper, and mushrooms, and saute 8 minutes or until tender.

Stir in crabmeat and oysters, and cook 4 minutes. Stir in rice, soup, and remaining ingredients; cook, stirring occasionally, 5 to 10 minutes or until thoroughly heated.

Note:

November 2002