Ultimate Broccoli Cheese Casserole
Ultimate Broccoli Cheese Casserole pairs well with just about any entrée and this delicious, iconic Southern dish is the perfect side for your Easter dinner.
Servings Prep Time
6servings 10minutes
Cook Time Passive Time
35minutes 5minutes
Servings Prep Time
6servings 10minutes
Cook Time Passive Time
35minutes 5minutes
Ingredients
  • 16oz frozen broccoli cuts or fresh broccoli but into bite size pieces
  • 1/2cup sour cream
  • 1/2cup mayonnaiserecommend Dukes
  • 10.5oz can cream of mushroom soup
  • 1cup sharp cheddar cheesegrated
  • 1tsp garlic powder
  • 1tsp kosher salt
  • 1/2tsp ground black pepper
  • 1 sleeve crushed Ritz crackersabout 30 crackers
  • 1/4cup unsalted buttermelted
Instructions
  1. Preheat the oven to 350 degrees.
  2. Combine the sour cream, mayonnaise, cream of mushroom soup, garlic powder, salt, pepper, and grated cheese in a large bowl. Add the broccoli and mix well.
  3. Place the Ritz crackers in a food processor fitted with a steel blade and process. Add the melted butter and pulse a few times to combine. Or, manually crush the Ritz crackers and mix with the melted butter.
  4. Liberally spray a 2-quart baking dish with a non-stick cooking spray and add the broccoli mixture and spread out. Top evenly with the cracker crumbs.
  5. Bake the casserole uncovered for 30-35 minutes or until it is bubbly and the cracker crust is lightly browned. Let sit for about 5 minutes and serve.
Recipe Notes

To make ahead, cover the assembled casserole and place in the refrigerator for up to 24 hours. Then, bake as directed when you are ready.

Nutrition Facts
Ultimate Broccoli Cheese Casserole
Amount Per Serving
Calories 344 Calories from Fat 333
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 37g 57%
Saturated Fat 17g 85%
Polyunsaturated Fat 6g
Monounsaturated Fat 9g
Cholesterol 71mg 24%
Sodium 1375mg 57%
Potassium 333mg 10%
Total Carbohydrates 25g 8%
Dietary Fiber 3g 12%
Sugars 5g
Protein 15g 30%
Vitamin A 42%
Vitamin C 80%
Calcium 36%
Iron 7%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.