Incredibly Easy Broccoli Recipes: 28 Broccoli Casserole Recipes, Side Dishes, and More


Incredibly Easy Broccoli Recipes: 28 Broccoli Casserole Recipes, Side Dishes, and More

We're always looking for new ways to eat our greens, especially when it comes to putting 'em on the kids' plates! But have no fear, we've got a ton of ideas for the most versatile veggie of them all: broccoli! Whether you're looking for an alternative to your typical steamed broccoli recipe or just more healthy broccoli recipes, we've got something to satisfy the whole table. In our collection of Incredibly Easy Broccoli Recipes you'll find 28 different ways to serve broccoli, including vegetable side dishes, dinner recipes, and more. This collection features our best broccoli recipes, so expect to find a new favorite way to season broccoli! 

Broccoli Side Dishes

Best Broccoli Salad

We've got what we think is the Best Broccoli Salad, and we're betting you'll agree! This garden-fresh broccoli salad is tossed in a creamy homemade dressing and livened up with a few surprises. It's sure to be one of your favorite easy broccoli salad recipes for potluck parties!

Vegetable Brown Rice Stir Fry

Brown rice usually requires a longer cook time than white rice, but thanks to the convenience of instant brown rice—and frozen veggies—you can get this easy broccoli recipe ready fast. This side dish recipe is great for nights where you just want to stay in and relax.

Country Kitchen Broccoli Cheese Soup

Our Country Kitchen Broccoli Cheese Soup starts with an easy roux, just like a restaurant chef would make. And after you taste this creamy broccoli soup and realize how it's one of our best easy broccoli recipes, you'll never go out to order soup again.

Garden Pasta Toss

Deciding between making a pasta salad or veggie salad for the next family potluck? No need to choose one over the other when you can serve this Garden Pasta Toss that will satisfy your cravings for both pasta and vegetables. Your whole gang will be wanting more!

Broccoli and Cheese Salad

Need a fresh new idea for a go-along salad this season? Our Broccoli and Cheese Salad recipe fits the bill! This broccoli salad is sort of like a vegetarian antipasto, loaded with veggies and cheeses and topped off with an unforgettable, light and creamy dressing. Cheese is a great add-on if you're looking for ways to season broccoli, too!

Broccoli Cornbread Mini Muffins

These savory, cheesy, mini muffins bake up in no time at all, making them the perfect last-minute appetizer or side dish. You may have to bake up a couple of batches though, because these Broccoli Cornbread Mini Muffins will be popular!

Broccoli Casserole Recipes

Amish Broccoli Bake

Nothing store-bought compares to the homemade goodness of the rich and creamy taste and texture of one of our favorite Amish broccoli casserole recipes. Our Amish Broccoli Bake can turn anyone into a veggie lover!

Corn and Broccoli Casserole

Corn and Broccoli Casserole is a hearty side dish broccoli recipe that starts out with fresh-tasting frozen veggies and ends with a hot out-of-the-oven result that pairs nicely with any main dish. 

Chopped Broccoli Casserole

Expecting company and need a great side dish that goes with just about everything? Our Test Kitchen's favorite Chopped Broccoli Casserole will do you proud. It's one of our favorite broccoli casserole recipes to bring out when we're expecting company.

Chicken and Broccoli Hotdish

Looking for some cool ideas for family-friendly weeknight meals? Then our shortcut version of Chicken & Broccoli Hotdish uses the convenience of lots of fresh-tasting frozen and refrigerated ingredients to make you a one-pan hero!

Broccoli Potluck Recipes

Broccoli Raisin Salad

When we make this Broccoli Raisin Salad in the Test Kitchen, it's always gobbled right up. Try it and see if you get the same result in your kitchen! It's one of our favorite easy broccoli recipes!

Cheesy Broccoli Tart

A quick stop at the supermarket refrigerated case and produce counter will yield a fresh and tasty recipe for homemade Cheesy Broccoli Tart. This easy brunch idea is a cinch to throw together.

Stacked Pasta Salad

Stacked Pasta Salad is a unique twist on a pasta casserole. It's a must-have for any vegetable lover! Easy broccoli recipes like these don't come around every day, so we love keeping one like this handy when we need to pull together a potluck recipe in a snap.

Broccoli and Ham Quiche

Whether you're having a Sunday brunch or you just want to make something different for the gang, our easy Broccoli and Ham Quiche is sure to be a big hit no matter what the occasion. It's one of our best easy broccoli recipes for a crowd.

Sunrise Breakfast Pizza

Rise and shine! This breakfast pizza will help you do just that with its healthy egg whites, vegetables, and turkey sausage. And with a packaged prepared pizza crust, frozen vegetables, and sausage patties, you're on your way to a great day in no time. 

Southern Broccoli Tomato Salad

We're betting even your most finicky veggie eaters will be tempted to give our delicious Southern Broccoli Tomato Salad a try. This fresh-tasting, colorful, healthy summer salad is sure to be a highlight whenever you serve it.

Broccoli Dinner Recipes

Ranch Chicken Fettuccine

No matter the type of pasta you use—fresh or dried, plain, whole grain, or spinach—this great-tasting Ranch Chicken Fettuccine has the hallmarks of a restaurant dish, yet it's an easy broccoli dinner recipe to make at home.

Beefed-Up Broccoli Lasagna

Remember when making lasagna was a day-long project, reserved for special occasions only? Try making lasagna our way, and you'll surely change your mind. Beefed-Up Broccoli Lasagna gives an easy and healthy twist to a classic favorite!

Quick Beef with Broccoli

In a short amount of time, you'll have a whole meal on the table. Grab the family and you can all enjoy this home-cooked quick beef with broccoli dinner together.

Shells with Broccoli

Close your eyes, and you're in the south of Italy! Well, not quite, but this is a popular way to enjoy pasta the way Southern Italians do with one of our best easy broccoli recipes.

Chicken Pierogi Skillet

The easy convenience of a variety of frozen foods makes this kid-pleasing Chicken Pierogi Skillet supper an instant hit. The extra bonus of crunchy French-fried onions guarantees that this family-friendly broccoli dinner will disappear in no time.

Broccoli and Cheese Manicotti

Try our Broccoli and Cheese Manicotti tonight. It's a satisfying, homestyle-baked Italian favorite that you'll find a cinch to make from scratch, especially when you use our fool-proof trick for filling the pasta shells! You'll want to make this a dinnertime regular.

Healthy Broccoli Recipes from Everyday Diabetic Recipes

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Frittata Primavera

Say goodbye to boring omelets and say hello to frittatas! Besides being packed with protein, this Frittata Primavera sure makes a colorful presentation! It's a keeper when you're looking for healthy broccoli recipes—that's for sure!

Picnic Pasta Salad

Nothing says summer more than a picnic-style salad, and this one borrows ingredients from two favorites—chicken and macaroni salad! Our diabetes-friendly version of Picnic Pasta Salad is going to be one of your most requested healthy broccoli recipes.

French-Style Broccoli Slaw

We can't get enough of the tanginess of sweetened dried cranberries, so our Test Kitchen decided to add them to this healthy French-Style Broccoli Slaw. What a super autumn, holiday, or really anytime go-along! It's a slaw that's designed to impress anyone!

20-Minute Chicken Divan

If you've got twenty minutes, then you can make a shortcut version of this restaurant-fancy Chicken Divan. Our 20-Minute Chicken Divan is a hero-making, diabetes recipe that you can enjoy yourself or show off to company the next time you're looking for one of our healthy broccoli recipes.

Broccoli Cream Soup

There's something about a cream soup that just shouts "comfort!" And just 'cause you've got diabetes, doesn't mean you have to give up that comforting taste. Our Broccoli Cream Soup is made with light, healthy ingredients, so go ahead and enjoy a bowl!

Pronto Polynesian Pork

How do you make your dinner table feel like a luau? Serve up some of our Pronto Polynesian Pork, which combines colorful and refreshing fruit with healthy veggies and tender meat. It's sure to transport your taste buds to paradise!

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