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Broccoli Poppers

Written by COA Nutrition Team On January 7, 2022

These broccoli poppers are gooey and cheesy on the inside, with a crunch on the outside and make eating broccoli super delicious.

INGREDIENTS

  • 4 cup broccoli, florets
  • 1 cup, shredded cheddar cheese
  • 1/2 tsp onion powder
  • 1/4 tsp garlic powder
  • 1 large egg
  • 1/4 cup bread crumbs, plain
  • 1/2 cup, crumbs Panko (Japanese bread crumbs)

DIRECTIONS

  1. Place broccoli in a food processor and pulse into tiny pieces. (You can also chop with a knife)
  2. Steam your broccoli for 2-3 minutes until tender.
  3. Squeeze out the excess water by pressing on the broccoli with a towel. Transfer to a bowl.
  4. Add the rest of your ingredients to you bowl except for Panko, and mix.
  5. Scoop out tablespoon size balls of the mixture and roll in Panko. Place on a cookie sheet lined with parchment or sprayed.
  6. Bake at 350°F, for 10-15 minutes or until golden and crispy.
  7. Serve warm with your favorite dipping sauce, here is our Super Healthy Dipping Sauce for inspiration.

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Yes, you should get an air fryer!

There are a lot of questions popping out when it comes to this latest kitchen craze. Is it worth buying an air fryer? Here are some reasons why we think so: • Easy to clean • Easy to use • Safe to use • Healthier meals • Doesn’t take up much space • Faster Than Oven Cooking An air fryer is an incredibly easy way to cook just about anything. You place the food in a fryer-style basket and hot air rapidly circulates all around the food, making the food crisp – much like deep-frying, but without the oil. You can cook anything you’d make in the oven. So, yes, DO IT!

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