Makeover Broccoli Cheddar Brunch Bake Recipe
Makeover Broccoli Cheddar Brunch Bake Recipe photo by Taste of Home

Makeover Broccoli Cheddar Brunch Bake Recipe

Publisher Photo
This slimmed-down version of a favorite brunch recipe was requested by Carla Weeks in Independence, Iowa. It's hearty, wholesome and boasts all the gourmet flavor of the original!
TOTAL TIME: Prep: 25 min. Bake: 40 min. + standing
MAKES:12 servings
TOTAL TIME: Prep: 25 min. Bake: 40 min. + standing
MAKES: 12 servings

Ingredients

  • 6 tablespoons reduced-fat butter, cubed
  • 8 cups chopped fresh broccoli
  • 1 cup finely chopped onion
  • 6 eggs, beaten
  • 1-1/2 cups egg substitute
  • 1-1/2 cups (6 ounces) shredded sharp cheddar cheese, divided
  • 1 cup fat-free milk
  • 1 cup half-and-half cream
  • 1 teaspoon salt
  • 1 teaspoon pepper

Nutritional Facts

1 piece equals 178 calories, 12 g fat (7 g saturated fat), 139 mg cholesterol, 459 mg sodium, 7 g carbohydrate, 2 g fiber, 12 g protein.

Directions

  1. In a Dutch oven, melt butter. Add broccoli and onion; saute until crisp-tender. In a large bowl, combine the eggs, egg substitute, 1 cup cheese, milk, cream, salt and pepper. Stir in broccoli mixture. Pour into a 3-qt. baking dish coated with cooking spray.
  2. Bake, uncovered, at 350° for 40-45 minutes or until a knife inserted near the center comes out clean. Sprinkle with remaining cheese. Let stand for 10 minutes before serving. Yield: 12 servings.
Editor's Note: This recipe was tested with Land O'Lakes light stick butter.
Originally published as Makeover Broccoli Cheddar Brunch Bake in Healthy Cooking April/May 2009, p20

Nutritional Facts

1 piece equals 178 calories, 12 g fat (7 g saturated fat), 139 mg cholesterol, 459 mg sodium, 7 g carbohydrate, 2 g fiber, 12 g protein.

Sparkling Wine

Enjoy this recipe with a sparkling wine.

Reviews for Makeover Broccoli Cheddar Brunch Bake

AVERAGE RATING
   (4)
RATING DISTRIBUTION
5 Star
 (4)
4 Star
 (0)
3 Star
 (0)
2 Star
 (0)
1 Star
 (0)
MY REVIEW
Please Log In or Join to add a rating and review.
Click stars to rate
""
Any changes to your rating or review will appear where you originally posted your review
Loading Image
Sort By :
MY REVIEW
Reviewed Apr. 5, 2014

This is so good and left overs if there are any are just as good

Loading Image
Advertise with us
ADVERTISEMENT
 

Contests & Promotions

Contests & Promotions

Follow Us

Advertise with us ADVERTISEMENT
Advertise with us ADVERTISEMENT