Broccoli and Swiss Bake
Instead of pairing broccoli with cheddar cheese, I decided to use Swiss. This creamy side dish is especially comforting on cool evenings.—Philip Stent, Leggett, Texas
Total TimePrep: 15 min. Bake: 30 min.
- 8 cups broccoli florets
- 1/4 cup butter, cubed
- 2 tablespoons all-purpose flour
- 1 small onion, finely chopped
- 1-1/4 cups whole milk
- 4 cups shredded Swiss cheese
- 2 large eggs, beaten
- In a saucepan, cook broccoli until crisp-tender; drain and set aside. In another saucepan, melt butter; add flour. Cook and stir until thickened and bubbly. Stir in onion. Gradually add milk; bring to a boil and cook for 1 minute. Remove from the heat; stir in cheese, eggs and broccoli. Pour into a greased 2-qt. baking dish. Bake, uncovered, at 325° for 30 minutes.