Ham and cheese, some spices, these are just smells and taste of home cooking.
- Preheat your oven to 375°F. Cook the rice according to the manufacturers instructions.
- Mix the rice, ham, 3/4 cup of the cheese, your thawed vegetable, scallions, cayenne pepper, eggs and milk in a large bowl.
- Place into a greased large baking dish, sprinkle the remaining cheese over top. Cover with foil and bake for 30-35 minutes. until it bubbles.
- Remove foil and broil 4 inches from the heat for 2 minutes, it should be lightly brown. Serve hot.
Corn is easily substituted with peas, thawed if frozen, or carrots cut up small.
Substitute rice with any short pasta shape and make a ham, Cheddar cheese, and pasta pudding.