Cheesy Broccoli Pasta Bake Recipe (Video)

16/03/2014 23:48 | Updated 20 May 2015

Cooking for kids Cheesy broccoli pasta bake recipe Fiona Faulkner

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Sneak broccoli past fussy eaters' vegetable radar by trimming the top of it into a rich cheesy pasta sauce.

Kids' food expert Fiona Faulkner reveals the secret of her simple 'store cupboard' cheese sauce and her tips for making broccoli more palatable for little mouths in the video above.

Prep Time: 20 minutes

Cook Time: 25 minutes

Serves: 4


350g cooked pasta (eg. rigatoni)

50g plain flour

1 tsp mustard powder

50g unsalted butter

600ml cold milk


150g mature cheddar, grated

1 head of broccoli

1 crust of wholemeal bread, for breadcrumbs (optional)


Click play on the video above to see how you can make this creamy pasta dish.

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