Cauli Cheesy Sticks (Gluten Free)

Total Time
30mins
Prep 15 mins
Cook 15 mins

Gluten free alternative to breadsticks

Ingredients Nutrition

Directions

  1. Preheat oven to 450 degrees.
  2. Use a food processor to process cauliflower into small pieces, the size of grains of rice.
  3. Cook in microwave 5-10 minutes until thoroughly cooked.
  4. Combine cauliflower, half the cheese, egg, garlic, and herbs in mixing bowl.
  5. Spray baking sheet with nonstick spray. Press mixture into a square or rectangle shape.
  6. Bake at 450 degrees 10-15 minutes.
  7. Remove from oven, and turn oven up to broil. Brush crust with olive oil; dust with desired amounts of garlic powder and salt. Sprinkle on remaining cheese.
  8. Broil until cheese is just melted, 2-3 minutes.
  9. Cut into 8 slices to serve.
Most Helpful

I tried these out as an accompaniment to a salad meal. They seem like a good starting point, but need some work. They were not much like breadsticks, as they required a fork. The comment was made that they were more like quiche. However, having had a two-week trial of gluten-free, I understand that these might fulfill a need for a garlicky-cheesy accompaniment when desperation for bread sets in. For those without gluten intolerance, adding bread crumbs or a bit of flour would likely improve the texture.

Cinnamon Turtle October 08, 2011