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Keto Ham and Cheese Casserole

This ham and cheese casserole is exactly what the doctor ordered when you need some comfort food. It's meaty and filling.
5 from 1 vote
Prep Time 15 mins
Cook Time 45 mins
Total Time 1 hr
Course Breakfast, Brunch, Main Course
Cuisine American, Southern
Servings 8
Calories 646 kcal

Ingredients
  

  • 2 cup ham cubed
  • 2 heads cauliflower stems removed and florets separated
  • 1 cups unsalted butter (2 sticks)
  • 3 cups sharp cheddar cheese shredded
  • 2 cups heavy cream
  • 1 tsp salt
  • Sliced green onions for garnish

Instructions
 

  • Preheat the oven to 350 degrees. Prepare a 9 x 13 casserole dish with nonstick cooking spray.
  • Fill a large stockpot with water to three-quarters full. Add 1 teaspoon salt. Bring the water to a boil over high heat. 
  • Add the cauliflower florets to the pot, and cook florets for about 10 minutes or until fork tender. Drain the cauliflower well and place in the casserole dish.
  • Sprinkle the ham over the cauliflower and tuck into the cauliflower florets.
  • Meanwhile, in a large skillet, melt the butter over medium-low heat. When the butter is melted, add the heavy cream and bring to a boil, stirring often. Allow to simmer for 10 minutes. 
  • Stir in 2 ½ cups of the shredded cheese into the skillet and stir until melted. Allow the sauce to simmer, stirring often, for an additional 3 to 4 minutes or until the sauce coats the back of a spoon and begins clinging to the sides of the skillet.
  • Pour the sauce over the cauliflower and ham. Top with the remaining shredded cheese.
  • Bake for 45 minutes or until the cheese has melted and the cauliflower begins to brown. Garnish with the sliced green onions.

Nutrition

Serving: 1servingCalories: 646kcalCarbohydrates: 10gProtein: 20gFat: 60gSaturated Fat: 37gTrans Fat: 1gCholesterol: 202mgSodium: 994mgPotassium: 523mgFiber: 3gSugar: 4gVitamin A: 2008IUVitamin C: 70mgCalcium: 383mgIron: 1mg
Keyword casserole, cauliflower, cheese, ham, keto, low carb
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