Horseradish Cauliflower, quickie microwave side-dish

Total Time
Prep 5 mins
Cook 15 mins

Very good and verrry easy. Adapted from the Microwaving America cookbook. Don't laugh at the looks, we call it "the brain".

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Put the cauliflower stem side down on a large dinner plate (or a similar large casserole dish) Cover with Saran Wrap, or plastic wrap.
  2. Microwave 7 to 11 minutes, until fork tender.
  3. Set aside.
  4. Mix cheese, mayo and horseradish in a small bowl.
  5. Unwrap cauliflower and spread the mayo/cheese mix evenly over it.
  6. Microwave again for 2-3 minutes until the cheese melts.
  7. Let stand for a minute or two, no burns please!
Most Helpful

This is a great way to serve an underrated veggie. I microwaved the cauliflower, then put the topping on it and finished it in the over. I like my cheese a little golden. Very tasty!

CASunshine October 14, 2002

its verry simple to make. Very good, and very quick. It moves well and if you like cauliflower and cheese, its great.

shakey dave October 12, 2003