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Gina Farina's Note:
I have never liked cauliflower unless it was drowning in processed cheese sauce - and even then I didn't like it much). HOWEVER...I found this Kraft recipe and it's so easy, pretty and - yes - tasty! My kids scarfed it down! Make sure to double the sauce/cheese portion. The bright orange of the cheddar cheese creates a very nice presentation for company and holidays. The ratio of mayo-to-mustard is a suggestion, so start with the mayo and add a little of the Dijon, mix and taste until it tastes the way you prefer. And you can sub yellow mustard if your kids like it better. Whatever gets them to eat cauliflower!
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- 1Cut cauliflower into 8 to 12 large floret pieces, discarding the core. (If you cut pieces small, decrease cook time). Place florets in microwaveable casserole dish. Add the water; cover. Microwave on HIGH for 10 minutes. (Be sure to not let the cauliflower overcook to mushy-ness). Drain. Return cauliflower to same dish.
- 2Hint: cook cauliflower evenly by placing the larger pieces to the outside of the dish.
- 3Mix the mayo and mustard. Spread over the cauliflower; sprinkle with the cheese.
- 4Microwave on HIGH 1 to 2 minutes or until the cheese is melted.
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Nutritional Facts for Easy, Elegant Cauliflower (For People Who Hate Cauliflower!)
Serving Size: 1 (111 g)
Servings Per Recipe: 8
- Amount Per Serving
- % Daily Value
- Calories 105.3
- Calories from Fat 67
- Total Fat 7.5 g
- Saturated Fat 2.2 g
- Cholesterol 11.2 mg
- Sodium 192.0 mg
- Total Carbohydrate 7.3 g
- Dietary Fiber 1.5 g
- Sugars 2.4 g
- Protein 3.3 g