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Ninja Foodi Cheddar-Broccoli Casserole

Ingredients

  • 1 cup chicken broth or water
  • 1 bunch broccoli, cut into florets (about 4-1/2 cups)
  • 4-1/2 teaspoons cornstarch
  • 1/4 teaspoon garlic powder
  • 1/4 teaspoon salt
  • 1/4 teaspoon pepper
  • 1-3/4 cups half-and-half
  • 4 ounces cream cheese, softened
  • 1 tablespoon butter
  • 1 cup shredded cheddar cheese
  • TOPPING:
  • 1/2 cup crushed Ritz crackers
  • 2 tablespoons shredded Parmesan cheese
  • 2 tablespoons butter, melted

Directions

  • Place wire rack with handles and chicken broth into inner pot of a large multi-cooker. Add broccoli to mesh basket; place on rack. Cover with glass lid. Press steam function; select vegetables setting. Press timer; set to 7 minutes. Start.
  • Drain and set broccoli aside. In a small bowl, whisk cornstarch, garlic powder, salt and pepper. Gradually whisk in half-and-half until smooth; add to inner pot. Press saute function; select vegetables setting. Set to medium cook time (10 minutes). Bring to a gentle boil, stirring constantly. Cook and stir for 1 minute or until thickened. Stir in cream cheese and butter until melted. Stir in cooked broccoli. Press cancel.
  • Transfer to a 1-1/2-qt. round baking dish. Sprinkle with cheddar cheese. In a small bowl, mix topping ingredients; sprinkle over cheese. Place baking dish on wire rack with handles; lower into inner pot. Cover with air frying lid. Press air fryer function; select custom setting. Press timer; set to 4 minutes. Start. Cook until topping is lightly browned..

Nutrition Facts

0.750 cup: 378 calories, 28g fat (16g saturated fat), 90mg cholesterol, 649mg sodium, 18g carbohydrate (6g sugars, 3g fiber), 12g protein.

Total Time
Prep: 20 min. Steam: 7 min. Saute: 10 min. Air-Fry: 4 min.

Makes
6 servings

Switch up the cheese and type of crackers to whatever you have on hand. It’s a versatile Ninja Foodi casserole that will please the pickiest of eaters. —Taste of Home Test Kitchen, Milwaukee, Wisconsin


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