Preheat oven to 350F. Saute onions, green peppers and garlic in butter. Add rice and saute until golden. Add all other ingredients except cheese. Bake in a greased 2-quart casserole dish at 350F for 45 minutes. Sprinkle with cheese and cook 15 minutes longer. Serve hot. May be served as an entree or side dish.
Cajun Country -- New Iberia, Louisiana