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Fresh Vegetable Casserole


Fresh Vegetable Casserole

Fresh Vegetable Casserole

Yield

Makes 4 to 6 servings

Ingredients

8 small new potatoes
8 baby carrots
1 small head cauliflower, broken into florets
4 stalks asparagus, cut into 1-inch pieces
3 tablespoons butter
3 tablespoons all-purpose flour
2 cups milk
Salt
Black pepper
3/4 cup (3 ounces) shredded Cheddar cheese
Chopped fresh cilantro

Preparation

  1. Steam vegetables until crisp-tender. Arrange vegetables in buttered 2-quart casserole. Preheat oven to 350°F.
  2. To make sauce, melt butter in medium saucepan over medium heat. Stir in flour until smooth. Gradually stir in milk. Cook until thickened, stirring constantly. Season to taste with salt and pepper. Add cheese, stirring until cheese is melted. Pour sauce over vegetables and sprinkle with cilantro. Bake 15 minutes or until heated through.

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