Family Tested & Approved
head cauliflower (about 3 pounds)
salt and pepper, to taste
Wash and separate cauliflower into florets and cook in a large saucepan in boiling water until tender, about 15 minutes. Drain and arrange in a 9 x 13-inch baking pan.
In a saucepan, melt butter; add flour and stir over high heat until browned slightly. Add milk and cook, stirring, until thickened. Add cheese; cook until cheese is melted.
Slightly beat eggs in small bowl. Whisk in 1/2 cup of the hot cheese sauce into eggs, to temper.
Whisk egg mixture gradually into the remaining cheese sauce. Season to taste with salt and pepper.
Pour over cauliflower and sprinkle with paprika. Bake for 15 minutes, until bubbly.