This quick and easy slice is perfect for an afternoon snack or in kids’ lunchboxes. Deliciously enjoyed both hot or cold. For additional flavour you can add pancetta/bacon cubes.

PREP 45 MIN | COOKS IN 25 MIN | MAKES 4 portions

INGREDIENTS

  • 1/3cup rice, basmati, raw
  • 1 vegetable stock cube or homemade vegetable stock
  • 1 medium zucchini/courgette, grated
  • 1 small carrot, grated
  • 3 eggs whisked
  • 3/4 cup cheddar cheese

METHOD

  • Preheat oven to 180 deg C.
  • Line base and sides of a 9cms x 19cms loaf pan with baking paper, allowing 2cms overhang. Alternatively use a silicone loaf pan.
  • Place rice in 2/3 cup cold water together with a stock cube or replace water with vegetable stock.
  • Bring to the boil, reduce heat to low.
  • Cover and simmer for 10 to 12 minutes. Remove from heat. Let stand covered for 3 minutes.
  • Add zucchini, carrot, (bacon if adding) rice and 1/2 cup cheese to a large bowl. Stir to combine.
  • Spread mixture in tray. Sprinkle remaining cheese on the top.
  • Bake until golden brown and set, about 25 minutes. Set aside to cool.
  • Cut into quarters and refrigerate within two hours of cooking.

Sign up to our Newsletter for more of our free yummy recipes 😋

Leave a Comment

Cookie consent

We use cookies to personalise content and ads, to provide social media features and to analyse our traffic. We also share information about your use of our site with our social media, advertising and analytics partners who may combine it with other information that you’ve provided to them or that they’ve collected from your use of their services. If you want to know more or withdraw your consent to all or some of the cookies, please refer to the cookie policy.

By closing this banner, scrolling this page, clicking a link or continuing to browse otherwise, you agree to the use of cookies.

Newsletter

JOIN OUR

The Bdesign newsletter brings you updates about our exciting projects and some tips and advice directly from Beatrice herself.

You can unsubscribe at any point in the future.

By submitting my email, you agree to receive commercial information from Bdesign. You can withdraw your consent at any time. The data will be processed until the consent is withdraw. To learn more read our full Privacy Policy.

Scroll to Top
Malcare WordPress Security