Side Dishes

Bacon Cauliflower Cheesy Bake

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Bacon Cauliflower Cheesy Bake! This is great as a main meal or served as a side, with a nice roast dinner, or ham. I often make this when we have company for dinner as I can make it ahead of time and simply pop in the oven when I need to finish cooking it. Here I show you how to make a wonderful Creamy Cheese Sauce to go all over the bacon and cauliflower whilst it's baking, and I've also added a few carrots. The addition of carrots adds a little sweetness against the salty bacon

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1 Cauliflower
1/2 lb or 225 g bacon, chopped and cooked *** You can add more if you wish!
2 Carrots, cut into 1/4 inch thick batons (optional)
The cheese sauce
1/4 cup or 50 g or 2 oz butter
1/2 Cup or 50 g All Purpose Flour
1 pint or 550 ml milk
2 Teaspoons yellow or grained mustard. *** You do not taste the mustard, but it brings out the flavour of the cheese.
5 oz or 150 g grated cheddar cheese
1 Tablespoon of your favourite dried or fresh herbs. I used Tarragon. Parsley is also very nice.
A pinch of salt. I did not add much as my cheese and bacon may be a little salty.
1. First, cut the cauliflower into quarters as in the photo and boil with the carrots until it is 3/4 cooked. About 25 minutes or so. 2. Have all your ingredients measured and ready. Cook the bacon and...
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Nutritions

Calories
1658

Sodium
81mg
3% DV

Fat
92g
143% DV

Protein
3g
6% DV

Carbs
9g
3% DV

Fiber
4g
17% DV

Your search for the best chicken salad recipe stops here! This simple, flavorful combination of tender meat, bright green onions, herbs, and seasoning in a creamy mayonnaise dressing is quick and delicious. Use the easy chicken salad recipe to make sandwiches, or serve it on top of a bed of lettuce with a side of biscuits, rolls, or potato chips. The make-ahead dish is always a favorite!

4 c cooked shredded chicken ( such as rotisserie chicken )
.5 c finely chopped green onion
1 c Duke's mayonnaise
2 t dried tarragon
1/4 t ground black pepper
1/4 t garlic salt
1/4 t onion powder
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  • In a large bowl, toss together the shredded chicken and the green onions.
  • In a separate bowl, stir together the mayonnaise, black pepper, garlic salt, onion powder and tarragon. Add the...
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Nutritions

Calories
557

Sodium
194mg
8% DV

Fat
29g
46% DV

Protein
60g
121% DV

Carbs
3g
1% DV

Fiber
3g
12% DV