Cheesy Broccoli

Gobble up bits of broccoli covered with an easy cheese sauce and sprinkled with smoky bacon. 15-minute side!

  • prep time 5 min
  • total time 15 min
  • ingredients 4
  • servings 12

Ingredients

1
pound fresh broccoli flowerets (about 6 cups)
2
tablespoons water
2
cups shredded Cheddar Jack and American cheese blend (8 ounces)
1/2
cup crumbled cooked bacon or toasted sliced almonds
  • 1 Place broccoli and water in rectangular microwavable dish, 11x7x1 1/2 inches. Cover with plastic wrap, folding back one edge or corner 1/4 inch to vent steam. Microwave on High about 5 minutes or until hot and crisp-tender.
  • 2 Drain broccoli; return to dish. Sprinkle with cheese. Microwave uncovered on High 3 to 4 minutes or until cheese is melted. Sprinkle bacon over top.
  • Nutrition Information

    NUTRITION INFORMATION PER SERVING

    Serving Size: 1 Serving
    Calories
    110
    (
    Calories from Fat
    70),
    % Daily Value
    Total Fat
    8g
    8%
    (Saturated Fat
    4g,
    4%
    ),
    Cholesterol
    20mg
    20%;
    Sodium
    170mg
    170%;
    Total Carbohydrate
    2g
    2%
    (Dietary Fiber
    1g
    1%
    ),
    Protein
    7g
    7%
    ;
    % Daily Value*:
    Iron
    2%;
    Exchanges:
    1 High-Fat Meat;
    Carbohydrate Choices:
    0
    *Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.
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