Fresh Cauliflower Au Gratin Recipe

Step 1

Wash cauliflower and separate into flowerets.

Step 2

Place flowerets and water in a deep, 1 1/2-quart, heat- resistant, non-metallic casserole.

Step 3

Heat, covered, in Microwave Oven 7 to 9 minutes. Set aside.

Step 4

In a medium-sized, heat-resistant, non-metallic bowl melt butter, uncovered, in Microwave Oven 15 seconds.

Step 5

Blend in flour and salt. Stir till smooth. Gradually add milk.

Step 6

Heat, uncovered, in Microwave Oven for 1 minute. Stir. Heat an additional 1 1/2 minutes or until sauce is thickened and smooth. Stir occasionally.

Step 7

Stir grated cheese into sauce.

Step 8

Pour sauce over cauliflower and heat, uncovered, in Micro- wave Oven 1 minute or until cauliflower is heated through.

Step 9

Sprinkle paprika over sauce before serving.

Things You'll Need

  • 1md Head cauliflower
  • 2T Water
  • 1/4t Salt
  • 1T Flour
  • 1/2c Milk
  • 1T Butter
  • 1/2c Grated sharp Cheddar cheese
  • -(optional)
  • Paprika

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