Irresistible Broccoli Casserole Recipes That'll Make You Want to Eat Your Veggies
We're pretty sure even self-proclaimed vegetable haters will want seconds of these mouthwatering casseroles.
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Cheesy Mushroom and Broccoli Casserole
Broccoli is one of the most versatile veggies on the market. You can turn it into soups, frittatas, stir-fries and more — even the stalks can be put to delicious use! Wrapped and stored properly (in the fridge!), broccoli can last up to a week. While there’s no denying broccoli is a great complementary side dish for many mains, a hearty casserole never disappoints. Sunny’s 5-star dish is filled with rice, mushrooms, frozen broccoli and Cheddar. Serve it as a company-worthy side or a comforting main.
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Broccoli and Orzo Casserole
We used one of our favorite creamy cheeses, Havarti, in this comforting casserole. The mild Danish cheese is widely available in different flavors — try dill or caraway for an extra punch.
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Chicken Ramen Noodle Dump Dinner
Low-maintenance and packed with flavor, this creamy casserole transforms dorm-friendly ramen noodles into a satisfying casserole for a crowd.
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Chicken, Broccoli and Cheese Casserole
This casserole is super satisfying and creamy and uses a great trick to cut out extra butter and oil: Instead of making the traditional roux with butter, thicken the cream sauce with a little flour.
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Divine Chicken Divan
Whisk together a buttery roux flavored with scallions and gruyere to form the base of this mouthwatering dish. Stir in broccoli, chicken and slivered almonds, then top with cheesy breadcrumbs before baking to perfection.
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Cheesy Broccoli, Chicken and Rice Casserole
The panko-cheese topping on this casserole bakes up golden-brown and irresistibly crunchy.
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Broccoli and Cheese Casserole
This vegetarian side dish is comfort food at its finest. Tender broccoli is sauced with creamy Cheddar and crowned with a buttery, crunchy cracker topping. It's sure to steal the show.
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Best Broccoli Rice Casserole
Ree says her broccoli casserole is a cherished Thanksgiving staple, but we see no reason to limit this crowd-pleaser to just once a year. Loaded with four kinds of cheese, it’s creamy and absolutely dreamy.
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Chicken and Rice Casserole
Rotisserie chicken is the shortcut secret to this easy casserole. Combine it with broccoli, rice and cheese for a family-pleaser that’s ready in only 40 minutes.
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Broccoli Wild Rice Casserole
Ree makes a homemade cream of mushroom sauce to add flavor and, you guessed it, a rich and creamy texture to this casserole. Stir it together with cooked wild rice and blanched broccoli, then sprinkle with panko breadcrumbs for a crunchy finishing touch.
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Forget breadcrumbs. Crumbled crackers give this casserole its amazing topping. Simply crush the crackers in a plastic bag along with fresh thyme and oregano, smoked paprika, cayenne, black pepper, and melted butter — you won’t regret it!
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Potato, Cauliflower and Broccoli Casserole with Welsh Rarebit Top
While Rachael’s indulgent three-veggie dish might sound like a process, it’s a great make-ahead recipe. Simply layer the mashed potatoes and parsnips, cooked cauliflower and broccolini, creamy cheese sauce and homemade breadcrumbs, then cool and store till you’re ready to bake.