Southern Broccoli Cheese Rice Casserole

This Southern Broccoli Cheese Rice Casserole recipe is comfort food at its finest. The perfect cheesy side dish for Thanksgiving dinner.

For this easy broccoli rice casserole recipe you'll need: rice, broccoli, cheddar, mushroom, onion, butter, garlic, spices and evaporated milk.


Start by making this easy cheese sauce with evaporated milk for your southern broccoli rice casserole.

Cheese Sauce 

Sautee veggies then add flour. Add chicken stock and cook until it thickens.

Making Casserole

Cook rice according to package directions then add the rice and broccoli to make southern broccoli rice casserole.

Mixing Casserole 

Pour broccoli rice casserole into a baking dish, add cheesy pretzel topping then bake until cheese melts on top.

Bake Casserole

Serve this southern broccoli cheese rice casserole hot. It makes the perfect holiday side dish! We use it for Thanksgiving and Christmas dinner!

Serve Casserole 

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