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BBQ baby broccoli with blue cheese creme fraiche

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  • Vegetarian
  • Gluten free
  • Egg free
  • Peanut free
  • Sesame free
  • Soy free
  • No added sugar
  • Wheat free

Topped with toasted almonds, this barbecued baby broccoli and blue cheese creme fraiche is a rich and creamy side that will complement any main.

  • Serves6
  • Cook time5 minutes
  • Prep time5 minutes
One serve of BBQ baby broccoli with blue cheese creme fraiche, dressed with lemon juice, almonds, chives and lemon zest


  • 3 bunches baby broccoli
  • 2 tbs olive oil
  • 1 garlic clove, crushed
  • 1 lemon, zested, juiced
  • 2 tbs Coles Flaked Almonds, toasted
  • 1 tbs finely chopped chives

Blue cheese crème fraîche

  • 100g Coles Danish Blue Cheese
  • 1/4 cup (20g) finely grated parmesan
  • 250g crème fraîche or sour cream
  • 1 tbs apple cider vinegar

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  1. Step 1

    To make the blue cheese crème fraîche, place the blue cheese, parmesan, crème fraîche or sour cream and vinegar in a food processor and process until smooth. Season. Spread evenly over a large serving platter.
  2. Step 2

    Heat a barbecue grill or chargrill on high. Place baby broccoli in a bowl. Drizzle with oil. Add garlic and season. Toss to combine. Cook, turning, for 4 mins or until lightly charred. Arrange over crème fraîche mixture on the platter. Drizzle with lemon juice. Sprinkle with almond, chives and lemon zest.

    Serve with: olive oil and lemon wedges.

    Added crunch: we've sprinkled this salad with toasted almond flakes, but you can also use toasted pepitas or pine nuts.

Nutrition Information


Energy: 1357kJ/325 Cals (16%)

Protein: 9g (18%)

Fat: 30g (43%)

Sat fat: 15g (63%)

Carb: 3g (1%)

Sugar: 2g (2%)

Fibre: 2g (7%)

Sodium: 274mg (14%)

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