Broccoli Au Gratin

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Karie Houghton

By
@GettingStuffed

You've heard of potatoes au gratin…now enter broccoli minus the potato. Such a fabulous side dish minus the excessive carbs.

Rating:

★★★★★ 1 vote

Comments:
Serves:
4
Prep:
5 Min
Cook:
20 Min

Ingredients

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  • 2 lb
    broccoli, cut into florets
  • 4 c
    water or broth
  • 1 tsp
    salt
  • 2 Tbsp
    butter
  • 2 tsp
    flour
  • 1/4 tsp
    nutmeg
  • 1 tsp
    garlic pepper
  • 1 c
    parmesan cheese, shredded
  • 1 c
    monterey jack cheese, shredded
  • 2 Tbsp
    panko bread crumbs

How to Make Broccoli Au Gratin

Step-by-Step

  1. Preheat oven 350°F.
  2. In a large pot, bring water and salt to a rolling boil. Add the broccoli and cook until it is crisp tender, about 5 minutes.
  3. In a small sauce pan, melt the butter and whisk in the flour to form a roux. Turn heat down to low.
  4. Drain the broccoli, reserving 1 cup of the water.
  5. Whisk the reserved water into the roux and bring to a boil over medium heat. Simmer until thickened, about 3 minutes. Remove from heat and stir in the nutmeg, pepper, ¾ cup Parmesan cheese and all of the Monterey Jack cheese.
  6. Place the broccoli in a shallow baking dish. Pour cheese sauce over and top with remaining 1/4 cup Parmesan cheese and the Panko bread crumbs.
  7. Bake for 15 minutes at 350°F and broil on low for about 5 minutes until browned on top.

    Serve immediately.

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About Broccoli Au Gratin

Course/Dish: Vegetables
Dietary Needs: Vegetarian
Other Tags: Quick & Easy, For Kids, Healthy




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