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Quick Cheesy Broccoli Pasta Bake

Published Sunday, 17 August, 2014 by Emma

Cheesy broccoli pasta bake



  • Serves 4
  • 280g penne
  • 280g broccoli, cut into florets
  • 25g butter
  • 25g plain flour
  • 300ml milk
  • 1 tbsp wholegrain mustard
  • 140g mature cheddar, grated


1.Cook the pasta, adding the broccoli for the final 4-5 mins and cooking until tender. Drain well, then heat the grill.

2.Heat the butter in a saucepan and stir in the flour. Cook for 1 min, then gradually add the milk, stirring well between each addition. Bring to the boil, stirring, then simmer for 2 mins, before stirring in the mustard, half the cheese and seasoning.

3.Mix the pasta and broccoli into the sauce and spoon into an ovenproof dish. Scatter over the remaining cheese and place under a hot grill for 3-4 mins until golden and bubbling.


  • Ellie 9 months ago

  • Priyanka 4 years ago

    Very nice n tasty too n helpful too

  • Priyanka 4 years ago

    Very tasty n very helpful too as guest arrived n nothing was there to give them i immediatly started cooking this n guest loved it very much

  • Lachlan Dinneen 5 years ago

    Very helpful thank you

  • Savannah 5 years ago

    Sounds amazing! About to try this.

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