Arroz con Queso

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Ingredients:

8 ounces canned whole tomatoes, crushed
15 ounces black beans, rinsed and drained
1-1/2 cups uncooked converted long-grain rice
1 onion, chopped
1 cup ricotta cheese
4 ounces chopped green chilies
2 Tablespoons vegetable oil
3 teaspoons minced garlic
2 cups grated Monterey Jack cheese, divided

 

Directions:

1. Combine tomatoes, beans, rice, onion, ricotta cheese, chilies, oil, garlic and 1 cup Monterey Jack cheese in crockpot; mix thoroughly.

2. Cover; cook on LOW 6 to 9 hours or until liquid is absorbed.

3. Sprinkle with remaining cheese before serving.