Cauliflower Fritters

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Mar. 02, 2011

Ingredients

Cauliflower 1 Pound , cut in florets
Dry bread crumbs 3/4 Cup (12 tbs)
Parmesan cheese 1 Ounce , grated
Parsley 1 Tablespoon , chopped
Eggs 3 , beaten
Butter 1 Tablespoon
All purpose flour 2 Tablespoon
Milk 1/4 Cup (4 tbs)
Prepared mustard 1/2 Teaspoon
Shredded cheddar cheese 1 1/2 Ounce
Cayenne pepper 1 Dash
Salt To Taste
Pepper To Taste

Directions

Boil cauliflower in 1/2 cup water 4 to 5 minutes, drain well.

Combine bread crumbs, Parmesan cheese and parsley together; season with salt and pepper.

Dip cauliflower florets in beaten egg, coat in bread crumb mixture and place on a serving plate.

Set aside.

To make Cheese Sauce, melt butter in a small saucepan, stir in flour and cook 1 minute.

Remove from heat and stir in milk gradually.

Bring to a boil and simmer 2 minutes.

Add mustard, cheese, cayenne, salt and pepper; heat just until cheese melts.

Serve hot.

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: Easy
Cook Time: 10 Minutes
Ready In: 10 Minutes

Nutrition Facts

Serving size Complete recipe

Calories 1014Calories from Fat 470

 % Daily Value*

Total Fat 53 g81.5%

Saturated Fat 27 g135%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol

Sodium 1806 mg75.25%

Total Carbohydrates 80 g26.7%

Dietary Fiber 14 g56%

Sugars 17 g

Protein 58 g116%

Vitamin A % Vitamin C %

Calcium % Iron %

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet