Sformato di cavolfiore

Baked cauliflower pie

Preparation info

  • Makes one 30 cm loaf tin, Serves


    • Difficulty


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By Tessa Kiros

Published 2003

  • About

Pastry-less baked vegetable pies are very common and are made with various vegetables depending on the season, such as green beans, artichokes, and spinach. You can also use broccoli in place of cauliflower.


  • 1 medium cauliflower, about 700 g (1 lb 9 oz)


Preheat the oven to 180°C (350°F/Gas 4). Wash the cauliflower and trim away the hard stem. Put it into a pot of boiling salted water and boil for about 10 minutes, or until it has softened.

Meanwhile, make the béchamel sauce and keep aside.

Drain the cauliflower and cho