*  Exported from  MasterCook  *
 
                        FRESH CAULIFLOWER AU GRATIN
 
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 Serving Size  : 4    Preparation Time :0:00
 Categories    : Appetizers                       Vegetables
                 Salads                           Cheese/eggs
                 Microwave
 
   Amount  Measure       Ingredient -- Preparation Method
 --------  ------------  --------------------------------
    1       md           Head cauliflower
    2       T            Water
      1/4   t            Salt
    1       T            Flour
      1/2   c            Milk
    1       T            Butter
      1/2   c            Grated sharp Cheddar cheese
                         -(optional)
                         Paprika
 
   1. Wash cauliflower and separate into flowerets.
   2. Place flowerets and water in a deep, 1 1/2-quart, heat- resistant,
   non-metallic casserole.
   3. Heat, covered, in Microwave Oven 7 to 9 minutes. Set aside.
   4. In a medium-sized, heat-resistant, non-metallic bowl melt butter,
   uncovered, in Microwave Oven 15 seconds.
   5. Blend in flour and salt. Stir till smooth. Gradually add milk.
   6. Heat, uncovered, in Microwave Oven for 1 minute. Stir. Heat an
   additional
   1 1/2 minutes or until sauce is thickened and smooth. Stir occasionally.
   7. Stir grated cheese into sauce.
   8. Pour sauce over cauliflower and heat, uncovered, in Micro- wave Oven 1
   minute or until cauliflower is heated through.
   9. Sprinkle paprika over sauce before serving.
  
 
 
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