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Spanish Rice Recipe

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Dorene Fletcher
Added: Sunday, July 5, 2009


2 lbs. ground beef, browned
1 lb. pork sausage, browned
1 med. onion, chopped
1 bell pepper, chopped
3 c. white rice
4 1/2 c. water
2 26-oz. jars traditional spaghetti sauce
1 14.5 -oz. can diced tomatoes
2 6-oz. cans tomato paste
1 tsp. Italian seasoning
1/2 tsp. garlic powder
1/2 tsp. onion powder
1/2 tsp. dried oregano
1/4 tsp. dried basil

Brown beef and pork along with onion and bell pepper. Drain excess fat. Cook rice in water until water is absorbed, (rice should not be completely done.) Combine meat, rice and all other ingredients into a 11 3/4 x 9 3/4 x 2 3/8 lasagna style aluminum pan. Bake in 375 oven for 45 minutes or until top browns. Great for picnics.




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