Melt 1 Tbsp. Country Crock® Spread in large saucepan and cook onion and garlic over medium heat, stirring occasionally, until onion is tender, about 4 minutes. Add mushrooms and cook over medium heat, stirring occasionally, until mushrooms are almost tender, about 3 minutes. Stir in rice.
Pour boiling water over Knorr® Vegetarian Vegetable Bouillon Cubes and stir until dissolved. Stir 1 cup into rice mixture and simmer, stirring frequently, until liquid is absorbed.
Stir in remaining stock mixture and simmer until liquid is absorbed and rice is tender, stirring frequently. Stir in remaining Country Crock® Spread, cheese and thyme.