Cooking with Cauliflower: 10 Recipes That Will Surprise and Delight You

Cooking with Cauliflower: 10 Recipes That Will Surprise and Delight You

Welcome to our latest blog post where we explore the incredible versatility of cauliflower. This humble vegetable can be transformed into a variety of delicious dishes, from a crispy pizza crust to a comforting gratin.

In this post, we'll share 10 ways to enjoy cauliflower which are not only delicious but also simple to prepare. Perfect for families with kids, these recipes showcase the best of what cauliflower has to offer.

  1. Cauliflower Pizza Crust: Process cauliflower into rice, then mix with mozzarella, Parmesan, oregano, salt, garlic powder, and eggs. Bake until golden, then add your favorite pizza toppings.

  2. Cauliflower Tacos: Roast cauliflower florets with olive oil, cumin, and chili powder, then serve in tortillas with your favourite taco fillings and sauce.

  3. Cauliflower Curry: Sauté cauliflower, onions, and garlic, then add curry powder and coconut milk and simmer until cauliflower is tender. 

  4. Cauliflower Steaks: Slice cauliflower into thick "steaks", brush with olive oil and seasonings, then roast until tender.

  5. Cauliflower Hash Browns: Grate cauliflower and mix with egg, cheese, and a little flour, then shape into patties and fry until golden and crispy.

  6. Cauliflower Popcorn: Cut cauliflower into small florets, toss with olive oil, salt, and pepper, and roast until crispy and golden. These make a great snack or side dish.

  7. Cauliflower Gratin: Layer cauliflower florets in a baking dish, cover with a mixture of cream, garlic, and nutmeg, then top with mozzarella and bake until golden.

  8. Cauliflower Fritters: Mix grated cauliflower with flour, eggs, and seasonings, then fry spoonfuls in oil until golden. You can also sneak in an extra serving of vegetables by adding grated zucchini or corn (just ensure you squeeze out the excess water from the zucchini before adding it to the mix!)

  9. Pickled Cauliflower: Blanch cauliflower florets, then pack into jars with garlic, dill, and hot pepper flakes. Cover with a simple brine of vinegar, water, and salt, then refrigerate until pickled.

  10. Cauliflower Salad: Toss roasted cauliflower with mixed greens, cherry tomatoes, cucumber, and your favourite vinaigrette.


We hope you've enjoyed this culinary journey through the world of cauliflower. These 10 recipes demonstrate just how versatile this vegetable truly is. Whether you're looking for a hearty main dish, a flavourful side, or a unique snack, cauliflower has got you covered.

Fresh cauliflower is currently in both Seasonal Boxes and is also available in our add-on range.

If you haven't ordered your produce yet make sure to place your order via our Shop before 8PM Tuesday for a super fresh Thursday delivery. Whether you're a seasoned home cook or a beginner in the kitchen, we're here to support you on your journey to healthy and delicious eating.

Thank you for choosing Farmbox Co, and we look forward to serving you again soon. As always, if you have any questions or concerns, please do not hesitate to contact us.

Happy cooking!

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