Cauliflower and Cheese

Cauliflower And Cheese Recipe

No Photo

Have you made this?

 Share your own photo!

Nicole Bredeweg

By
@nikkitten

This is one of my most favorite Mom recipes. She didn't have to struggle to get me to take seconds, that's for sure. And, when I got married, I was surprised to find that other people's Cauliflower and Cheese isn't made almost-soup-like, but is more of a gloppy addition to steamed vegetables (not that that's not delicious, too, but I prefer my old favorite). My Mom's had perfect consistency (not gloppy but not soupy), so I don't know what I'm doing wrong, but it's still good!

Rating:

★★★★★ 1 vote

Serves:
4
Method:
Stove Top

Ingredients

  • 16 oz
    cauliflower
  • 1/2 small
    block velveeta, cubed
  • 1 c
    cheese, various flavors
  • ·
    milk, divided
  • 1 stick
    butter
  • 1 Tbsp
    cornstarch

How to Make Cauliflower and Cheese

Step-by-Step

  1. Prepare cauliflower according to package directions, but stop before ¾ done. Drain. Half cover cauliflower with milk. Add Velveeta, other cheeses, and butter. Melt over reduced heat. Combine cornstarch with ¼ cup milk. Add to vegetables. Simmer until thickened.
  2. ***Note: You can substitute other vegetables like broccoli, cauliflower and broccoli, etc.
  3. ***Note: By various cheeses, I mean that this is a great recipe to get rid of "those last few crumbs" of whatever cheese you have - cheddar, mozzarella, even parmesan, if there's not too much. It just adds flavor. One time I finished up the cotija!

Printable Recipe Card

About Cauliflower and Cheese

Course/Dish: Vegetables
Main Ingredient: Vegetable
Regional Style: American




Leave a Comment

Cheesy Green Bean Casserole Recipe

Cheesy Green Bean Casserole

Kitchen Crew @JustaPinch

Easy, classic green bean casserole recipe you need for every holiday. Click here for the Cheesy Green Bean Casserole recipe!

18 Delicious Ways To Eat More Cabbage This Year Recipe

18 Delicious Ways to Eat More Cabbage This Year

Kitchen Crew @JustaPinch

Did you know that cabbage is the ultimate weight-loss food?! Only about 15 calories in one cup...so dress it up however you want (cough WITH THESE REALLY GOOD CABBAGE RECIPES...

15 Recipes That'll Turn You Into A Cauliflower Fan

15 Recipes That'll Turn You Into a Cauliflower Fan

Kitchen Crew @JustaPinch

You may become slightly obsessed with cauliflower after trying one of these 15 delicious cauliflower recipes.