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Simple Savory Beer Cheesy Broccoli and Rice Side Dish

Beer Cheese Broccoli and Rice Recipe by Howard’s Creek Authentic Beer Cheese

savory beer cheesy broccoli and rice recipe

Equipment

2 quart pot with lid OR
Rice cooker

Ingredients

Rice packet or 2 cups cooked rice of your choosing
1 to 2 cups fresh broccoli cut in small bite size pieces (size of a quarter)
4 ounces of Howard’s Creek Authentic Beer Cheese
¼ cup cream or butter
Salt and pepper to taste

Directions for Pouch Type Rice

Cook rice packet according to directions in a 2 quart pot with lid.

Once the rice is cooked, add 1 to 2 cups of fresh cut bite size pieces of broccoli and 4 ounces of Howard’s Creek Authentic Beer Cheese, ¼ cup of cream or butter.

Stir all ingredients together and put the lid on. Turn off heat. Let stand for 2 to 3 minutes.

NOTE: The broccoli will cook in small bite size pieces (size of a quarter) without needing prior or additional cooking. After the 2 to 3 minutes, stir and taste; adjust with salt and pepper if desired, reheat on low if necessary for 1 to 2 minutes. Be sure to watch that the broccoli doesn’t get overly done.

Directions for Rice Cooker (Gluten Free option)

Cook according to your rice cooker.

In the 2 quart pot with lid add ¼ cup of cream (my preference) or butter, 4 ounces of Howard’s Creek Authentic Beer Cheese. Heat on low and stir constantly until blended. Add 2 cups cooked rice until steaming.

Add 1 to 2 cups of fresh cut bite size pieces of broccoli stir the broccoli into the mixture and put the lid on. Turn off heat. Let stand for 2 to 3 minutes.

NOTE: The broccoli will cook in small bite size pieces (size of a quarter) without needing prior or additional cooking. After the 2 to 3 minutes, stir and taste; adjust with salt and pepper if desired, reheat on low if necessary for 1 to 2 minutes. Be sure to watch that the broccoli doesn’t get overly done.

Serves 4

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