Spinach Cheese Rice Dish

My mom made this for me on Thanksgiving back when I was a vegetarian and it continues to be one of my favorites to this day. This simple, hearty dish is not only healthy as all get out, but extremely delicious as well. All in all, it’s a win, win!

Serves 3-4. Time: Prep 15 min, Cook 50 min


  • 1 cup cooked brown rice
  • 1-2 tbsp minced shallot
  • 1-2 cloves minced garlic
  • 1 scallion, chopped
  • 1 egg, beaten or 1/4 cup egg white
  • 2 cups spinach
  • 3/4 cup shredded white cheddar, more for top before baking
  • 1/4 cup parmesan, more for top before baking
  • salt and pepper, to taste
  • chopped parsley after baking
photo of person grating cheese


  • Spinach Cheese Rice Dish
  • Spinach Cheese Rice Dish

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