Roasted Garlic Parmesan Cauliflower

By Renee's Kitchen Adventures

Adapted from Allrecipes 

Roasted Garlic Parmesan Cauliflower

Cauliflower florets are mixed with olive oil, seasonings and fresh garlic then roasted in a hot oven until golden brown then topped with Parmesan cheese.

Ingredients

  • 1 large head of cauliflower (6-7" dia) , separated into florets
  • 1 clove garlic, minced
  • 3 TBS olive oil
  • 1/2 TBS dried parsley
  • salt and black pepper, to taste
  • 1/4 tsp. dried thyme leaves (optional) 
  • 1/4 cup shredded Parmesan cheese

Instructions

  1. Heat oven to 450 degrees F. In a large bowl, combine the cauliflower florets, olive oil, garlic, dried parsley, salt and pepper, and dried thyme. Stir to combine.
  2. Dump mixture onto a large baking sheet and distribute so the florets aren't over crowded. (If the florets are not spread out, the cauliflower will steam and not get that beautiful golden color) 
  3. Place baking sheet into preheated oven and roast the florets for 25 - 30 minutes, or until the florets are browned and softened, stirring half way through cooking time.
  4. When cauliflower is done roasting, take the pan out and push the cauliflower toward the center of the pan. Sprinkle with Parmesan cheese. Turn oven to broil and place under broil for a few minutes to melt the cheese. Serve hot.

Yield: approx. 6 servings

Prep Time: 00 hrs. 10 mins.

Cook time: 00 hrs. 30 mins.

Total time: 40 mins.

Tags: cauliflower, vegetable, side dish, Parmesan, roasted, healthy


Servings - approx. 6   Serving size - 1/6th of recipe   Points Plus per Serving - 2 Points+

Calories - 68.7,   Total Fat - 3.5g,   Carb. - 7.4g,   Protein - 4g,   Fiber - 3.5g   


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