Celery Root Casserole

Recipe by Delectable Bites

This was a grand prize winner in a recipe contest cookbook I found. It is yummy and a great substitute for potato casserole. It can easily be made ahead. It goes well with beef, pork, chicken and fish. I have made this many times and it always gets rave reviews.

Top Review by KWB5015

This dish is basically a cheese and salt delivery vehicle, which is GREAT NEWS for the low-carbers in our household! Seriously, it was delicious. I added 2 cups of spinach toward the end of the steaming time with the celery root. I also grated in the zest of a lemon. I omitted the butter and sour cream and green onions. It was awesome. It won't win any beauty contests, but it tastes great. Maybe a few spigs of parsley and some lemon slices would appropriately gussy it up!

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees.
  2. Steam celery root until tender, about 20 minutes.
  3. In a food processor combine steamed celery root, 4 tablespoons butter, sour cream, cream cheese, salt and pepper. Pulse and procees until smooth. Stir in 1/2 cup of the green onions.
  4. Spoon puree into a baking dish. Dot top of casserole with remaining 2 tablespoons butter. Sprinkle with remaining green onions and both cheeses.
  5. Bake 30 minutes, or until cheses are bubblky. Serve hot.

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