Shrimp Wild Rice Casserole

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Today I am sharing another one of our favorite family recipes, Shrimp Wild Rice Casserole! Just mention anything with shrimp in it and my kids instantly say yes! So since shrimp is one of things we all agree on I try to come up with ways to enjoy it and this casserole doesn’t disappoint.

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This recipe of shrimp and rice smothered with cheese, then blended with cream of mushroom soup was first posted by Paula Deen via the Food Network some time ago. Of course I changed it up a little to suit our family’s tastebuds. I hope you’ll try it it was a keeper for us!

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Saute shrimp, butter and garlic for 1-2 minutes.

Shrimp & Wild Rice Casserole

Shrimp & Wild Rice Casserole

Yield: 8
Prep Time: 20 minutes
Cook Time: 30 minutes
Total Time: 50 minutes

Shrimp and rice smothered with cheese, then blended with cream of mushroom soup


  • 2 packages of Uncle Ben's wild rice, 8-ounce
  • 1 pound medium shrimp, peeled and deveined
  • 2 tablespoons butter
  • 1/2 onion, chopped
  • 1 1/2 condensed cream of mushroom soup, 10 3/4-ounce cans
  • 2 cups Grated sharp Cheddar
  • salt and pepper


  1. Preheat oven to 325 degrees F.
  2. Cook the rice according to package directions minus 1/2 cup water.
  3. Drain and cool.
  4. Cook the shrimp, 1 tsp butter and garlic for 1 minute or until just pink and set aside.
  5. Heat the other 1 tsp butter in saucepan and saute the onion until soft, about 5 minutes.
  6. In a large bowl, combine the rice, soup, 1 1/2 cups of cheese, shrimp and onion.
  7. Add salt and pepper, to taste and mix well.
  8. Spray a 11 by 7-inch glass casserole dish with non-stick spray.
  9. Spread the mixture in the dish and top with remaining 1/2 cup cheese.
  10. Bake for 30 minutes, until bubbly.
Nutrition Information
Yield 8
Amount Per Serving Calories 350
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  1. 5.25.18
    Erlene said:

    We’re rice and seafood eaters, so this combo sounds delish. Do you think the cheddar could be skipped?

  2. 7.31.15
    Mila said:

    Oh, hubbs would fancy that one for sure!
    I’m not not a shrimp fan, but it looks amazing :)
    I hope you will share your post with Idea Box this week: