Cheesy Broccoli Casserole | Comfort Food Classic
If you’re in the mood for some good old-fashioned comfort food, look no further than our Cheesy Broccoli Casserole. This classic recipe has been a favorite in our family for generations, and it’s sure to become a staple in your home too. With its creamy, cheesy goodness and tender broccoli florets, it’s the perfect side dish for any meal, whether it’s a weeknight dinner or a holiday feast.
This Cheesy Broccoli Casserole is not only delicious but also incredibly easy to make. You’ll need just a handful of ingredients, and the steps are simple to follow. Let’s dive into what you’ll need and how to make this delectable dish.
- 2 cups of fresh broccoli florets
- 1 cup of shredded cheddar cheese
- 1/2 cup of mayonnaise
- 1/2 cup of sour cream
- 1/4 cup of finely chopped onion
- 1/4 cup of breadcrumbs
- 2 tablespoons of butter, melted
- 1/2 teaspoon of garlic powder
- Salt and pepper to taste
- Mix the mayonnaise, sour cream, shredded cheddar cheese, chopped onion, and garlic powder in a large bowl. Season with salt and pepper to taste.
- Steam the broccoli florets until they are tender but still crisp. Drain any excess water and add the broccoli to the cheese mixture. Stir to combine.
- Transfer the mixture to a greased baking dish.
- In a small bowl, mix the breadcrumbs with melted butter, and sprinkle this mixture evenly over the casserole.
- Bake in a preheated oven at 350°F (175°C) for 25-30 minutes or until the top is golden brown and the casserole is bubbling.
- Let it cool for a few minutes before serving. Enjoy your Cheesy Broccoli Casserole!
Prep time: 15 minutes
Yield: 6 servings
This Cheesy Broccoli Casserole is a classic comfort food dish that’s creamy, cheesy, and loaded with flavor. It’s the perfect side dish for any occasion.
Nutrition Information: (per serving) Calories: 240, Total Fat: 18g, Cholesterol: 45mg, Sodium: 280mg, Total Carbohydrates: 12g, Dietary Fiber: 2g, Sugars: 2g, Protein: 8g
Whether you’re serving this Cheesy Broccoli Casserole for a family dinner or at a potluck, it’s sure to be a crowd-pleaser. The creamy cheese sauce, tender broccoli, and crispy breadcrumb topping create a delightful combination of textures and flavors. It’s comfort food at its best, and it’s a dish that will be requested time and time again.
So, the next time you’re looking for a classic comfort food recipe to warm your heart and satisfy your taste buds, remember our Cheesy Broccoli Casserole. It’s a timeless favorite that brings joy to the table and makes every meal feel like a special occasion.