10 Tasty Broccoli Recipes

Broccoli is one of the best vegetables for you, but you don’t have to just eat it boiled or steamed and shoved over to the side of your plate! Here are 10 more exciting ways to cook broccoli from pancakes and pasta, to rice, noodles, quiche and soup.

1• Quick Broccoli and Stilton Soup

Just 5 ingredients and ready in around 20 minutes. (From waitrose.com)

2• Broccoli Crunch

A tasty mix of cooked broccoli, candied nuts, crunchy apples, shallots and red onions in a creamy almond dressing. (From 101cookbooks.com)

3• Emeril’s Broccoli and Cauliflower Au Gratin

Cheesy florets with a spicy kick of cayenne baked until golden brown. (From abcnews.go.com)

4• Sesame, Chilli and Honey-Drizzled Broccoli

Broccoli is great for soaking up flavour. This flavoursome recipe combines sweet and spicy ingredients. (From waitrose.com)

5• Broccoli Pancakes

An easy, nutritious and delicious recipe from Dr Weil. (From drweil.com)

6• Cheddar Bacon Broccoli Quiche

You can change this basic recipe to include your favourite cheese or swap the bacon for another veg and make it vegetarian. (From cookingnook.com)

7• Italian Broccoli & Salmon Bake

A heavenly pasta recipe with sundried tomatoes, capers and basil. (From bbcgoodfood.com)

8• Broccoli Walnut Noodles

An interesting looking dish with extra-wide noodles and a wonderful contrast of flavours, including walnuts, orange and lemon. (From walnuts.org)

9• Broccoli Rice Pilaf

A good every-day or dinner-party dish that would go well with chicken or tuna. (From dairygoodness.ca)

10• Cheesy Pancakes with Cauliflower and Broccoli

Gorgeous creamy cheesiness, wrapped in a pancake. Cwor . . . let me at it! (From waitrose.com)


And one more for luck (couldn’t resist it)!

11• Broccoli and Potato Gratin

A lovely, simple, creamy gratin with added oats and celeriac, if you fancy it. (From eatthinkandbemerry.wordpress.com)

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