• 2 C. cooked wild rice (2/3 C. dry)
• 1 C. carrot, julienned 1” strips cooked
• 5 slices bacon
• 1-2 Tbsp. oil, or 1-2 Tbsp. butter
• 2 skinless boneless pheasant breast halves, cut in 2×2” pieces
• salt & pepper
• 5 med. mushrooms, sliced
• 5 green onions, sliced
• 1 can cream of chicken soup
• 1⁄4 C. cream, or 1⁄4 C. milk
• 1⁄4 C. sherry wine, or 1⁄4 C. dry white wine
• 1 C. shredded mozzarella cheese (4 oz.)
• 1 (14 oz.) can artichoke hearts, drained, quartered
• 1⁄4 C. grated parmesan cheese

Put rice in 9x9x2” baking dish sprayed with nonstick vegetable spray. Layer carrots over rice. In large skillet, cook bacon until crisp; drain & crumble over carrots. Pour off grease from skillet; add a Tbsp. or two of oil. Saute pheasant until well browned on both sides (about 10 min.). Transfer to baking dish. In same skillet, saute mushrooms and green onions until tender, adding additional oil if needed. Add soup, cream & sherry; mix well. Add mozzarella and gently stir in artichokes. Spread over pheasant layer. Sprinkle with Parmesan. Cover dish with foil sprayed with nonstick vegetable spray. Bake at 350° for 30 min. Remove foil; bake 15 more min. until bubbly throughout.

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