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Layered Tuna & Rice Casserole



4 portion(s)

  • 200 g fresh bread, cubed
  • 200 g cheddar cheese, cubed roughl
  • 300 g white rice
  • 5 eggs, washed
  • 1 portion TM Bechamel Sauce (White Sauce), EDC, p58
  • 400 g tin tuna, drained

Recipe's preparation

  1. Place bread into TM bowl and mill for 10 seconds on speed 6. Set aside.

    Place cheese into TM bowl and grate for 6 - 8 seconds on speed 8. Set aside.

  2. Weigh and wash rice thoroughly. Place eggs in basket on top of rice.

    Place 900g water into TM bowl. Insert basket with rice and eggs and cook for 16 minutes at Varoma temperature on speed 4. Place rice into a greased cassorole or lasagne dish. Spread evenly across the base of the dish. Place eggs in a bowl and cover with cold water.

  3. Make one portion of Bechamel Sauce (White Sauce) as per the EDC recipe (EDC, p5tmrc_emoticons.8). While sauce is cooking shell and slice the eggs.

  4. Place ingredients in layers in the dish in the following order:

    Rice (as per Step 2)


    Sliced Egg

    Bechamel Sauce

    Grated Cheese


  5. Bake in a hot oven (180 - 200 degrees) for approximately 20 minutes or until breadcrumbs are browned. Serve with vegetables (steamed in the Varoma while the rice and eggs are cooking and then placed aside in the ThermoServer). ENJOY!


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Adjust the ingredients to your liking. Increase the ingredients to make a larger casserole for larger familes (eg. 400g rice). Use Gluten Free flour in the Bechamel Sauce for a Gluten Free option.


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  • Really delicious. I added curry powder to the...

    Submitted by PigensomelskerTM on 25. July 2018 - 19:02.

    Really delicious. I added curry powder to the white sauce too.

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  • Very nice, but I added about

    Submitted by Juice86 on 30. May 2013 - 16:23.

    Very nice, but I added about 2tsps of currie powder to the Bechamel Sauce, which gave it a little extra taste.

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  • Made for dinner last night,

    Submitted by Julie192 on 18. May 2013 - 12:52.

    Made for dinner last night, loved by all  tmrc_emoticons.p

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