Terrific Italian Casserole Recipe
- 1 lb. Italian sausage
- 1 green pepper
- 1 onion, chopped (optional)
- 1 box Uncle Ben's Long grain and wild rice
- 1 15-oz. can diced tomatoes
- 2 C. mozzarella cheese
Preheat oven to 350 degrees. Wash and cut green pepper into bite size pieces. In a skillet, brown the Italian sausage, green pepper, and onion until sausage is thoroughly cooked. Drain grease.
Cook long grain and wild rice according to the directions.
In a 2 or 3 qt. baking dish, add the sausage mixture, cooked rice, can of diced tomatoes, and a handful of mozzarella cheese. Mix well. Top with remaining cheese and bake in oven for about 45-60 minutes or until bubbly and browned.
Let cool for about 5-10 minutes before serving.