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Broccoli Cheese Bites: The new take on eating your greens

Broccoli is one of my favorite vegetables but it is hard to get excited about eating any of my greens day-to-day.  To top it off, my darling boyfriend is a vegetarian,  so we usually cook meatless foods.  When I saw this recipe from Stacey Snacks, I knew I found a gold-mine.  Cheese? Broccoli? Count me in!

These Broccoli Cheese Bites are super easy and cheap to make.  I slightly changed the recipe because I didn’t have bread crumbs and I like herbs!

Need:

16 oz. bag frozen chopped broccoli, thawed, rinsed

1 1/2 cup shredded cheddar cheese

3 eggs

1 cup of crushed croutons

salt and pepper

Italian spice mix (basil, rosemary, oregano, parsley)

Directions:

Set oven for 375*F

Mix all ingredients in a bowl

With you hands, form palm-sized patties.  With the mixture I did, I made about 17 patties.

Bake for 25 minutes!  Stacy’s Snacks says to flip for additional 15 minutes, but I didn’t and they turned out fine.  

So easy and delicious!

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Posted by on March 30, 2013 in Uncategorized

 

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