Creamy Broccoli Casserole

If you’re searching for a delectable comfort food recipe that’s not only delicious but also nutritious, look no further than our Creamy Broccoli Casserole. This mouthwatering dish combines the wholesome goodness of fresh broccoli with a rich and creamy sauce that will leave your taste buds dancing with delight. Whether you’re planning a cozy family dinner or a potluck with friends, this casserole is a guaranteed crowd-pleaser.

Ingredients

  • 2 cups fresh broccoli florets
  • 1 cup shredded cheddar cheese
  • 1/2 cup mayonnaise
  • 1/2 cup sour cream
  • 1/4 cup diced onion
  • 1/4 cup breadcrumbs
  • 2 cloves garlic, minced
  • Salt and pepper to taste

Instructions

  1. Preheat your oven to 350°F (175°C).
  2. Blanch the broccoli florets in boiling water for 2 minutes, then drain and set aside.
  3. In a mixing bowl, combine the shredded cheddar cheese, mayonnaise, sour cream, diced onion, minced garlic, salt, and pepper.
  4. Gently fold in the blanched broccoli florets until they are evenly coated with the creamy mixture.
  5. Transfer the mixture to a greased baking dish and sprinkle breadcrumbs over the top for a crispy finish.
  6. Bake in the preheated oven for 25-30 minutes, or until the casserole is bubbling and the top is golden brown.
  7. Remove from the oven and let it cool for a few minutes before serving.

Prep Time: 10 minutes

Serves: 4

Creamy Broccoli Casserole is a delightful combination of fresh broccoli and a luscious, cheesy sauce. It’s the perfect side dish for any occasion and a surefire way to get your family to eat their greens. This casserole is not only easy to make but also incredibly satisfying. The creamy texture and cheesy goodness make it a comfort food favorite.

Nutritional Information (per serving): Calories: 320 | Fat: 28g | Carbohydrates: 8g | Protein: 9g

Indulge in the Creamy Broccoli Casserole’s warm, cheesy embrace. Whether you’re enjoying it as a side dish or a standalone meal, it’s a culinary experience that combines simplicity with gourmet flavors. The creamy sauce melds perfectly with the tender broccoli, creating a harmony of tastes and textures. Serve it at your next gathering, and watch it disappear as your guests savor every bite. Elevate your dinner table with this delightful recipe that celebrates the goodness of broccoli in a truly scrumptious way.