From brilliant broccoli recipes packed with simplicity, to perfect pairings with sweet potatoes, to scrumptious salads, it seems there’s nothing broccoli can’t achieve.
We all know broccoli is good for us, and this list is a fantastic compilation celebrating the marvelous green nutritious beast.
Be prepared to change the way you see this super impressive vegetable.
Hearty Cranberry Honey Broccoli Salad
This sweet and savory salad with Paleo mayo is perfect to bring along to a picnic — the broccoli stays deliciously crunchy!
Recipe: PaleoHacks | Hearty Cranberry Honey Broccoli Salad
Broccoli Fritters with Sun Dried Aioli
A genius and easy creation that screams flavor comes from this great combination of garlic, sun dried tomatoes, and broccoli.
Recipe: Living Loving Paleo | Broccoli Fritters with Sun Dried Aioli
Cheesy Broccoli Breakfast Muffins
Thought you couldn’t enjoy cheese and broccoli? Think again, because these Cheesy Broccoli Breakfast Muffins are completely Paleo-friendly.
Recipe: Jamie Oliver | Cheesy Broccoli Breakfast Muffins
Broccoli Bacon Salad
If you love bacon, then you will love this broccoli dish. With the classic olive oil and lemon dressing, it makes a simple veggie become a master of its kind.
Recipe: PaleoHacks | Broccoli Bacon Salad
Paleo Beef with Broccoli
Complete utilization of ingredients is the name of the game with this salad. This broccoli dish is quite light and refreshing. It’s definitely a recipe for those that love the sweet & salty combo.
Recipe: I Heat Umami | Paleo Beef with Broccoli
Grain-Free Broccoli Toast Recipe
Top this five-ingredient, almond flour-based broccoli toast with almond butter or avocado for a healthy and filling breakfast or snack!
Recipe: PaleoHacks | Grain-Free Broccoli Toast Recipe
Two Ingredient Dinner: Sausage and Broccoli
Jazz up a side of broccoli with Italian sausage. This is a winning combination that takes minimal prep time.
Recipe: FoodFash | Two Ingredient Dinner: Sausage and Broccoli
One Pan Sweet-Potato Broccoli Chicken Bake
Nothing beats roasted sweet potato, chicken, and broccoli. Follow this recipe for a simple, yet satisfying, meal that’ll curb your craving the Paleo way.
Recipe: The Real Food Dietitians | One Pan Sweet-Potato Broccoli Chicken Bake
Asian Broccoli Salad
Enjoy traditional Asian flavor with this delicious blend of broccoli, carrots, and sliced almonds for lunch.
Recipe: Wholesomelicious | Asian Broccoli Salad
Kale & Broccoli Coleslaw
Here’s a new and easy way to take an old favorite and add it to your meal rotation. This would be great alongside sweet potatoes and your preferred protein dish.
Recipe: The Cheerful Kitchen | Kale & Broccoli Coleslaw
Creamy Broccoli, Cauliflower, and Chicken Soup
Forget the zucchini or traditional chickpea soup, as the mighty broccoli version has stepped into the mix. Give it a try for a tasty twist on an old school classic.
Recipe: Perchance to Cook | Creamy Broccoli, Cauliflower, and Chicken Soup
Curried Cream of Broccoli Soup
This dairy-free soup is a hit amongst the Paleo crowd. It uses coconut milk to create the creamy texture for a heart-warming soup.
Recipe: Nom Nom Paleo | Curried Cream of Broccoli Soup
Paleo Honey Walnut Shrimp
The green broccoli leaves often get cast aside, but watch for them at farmers’ markets or, if you grow your own broccoli, keep the leaves and use them to sauté alongside fresh herbs and garlic.
Recipe: Health Starts in the Kitchen | Paleo Honey Walnut Shrimp
Creamy Broccoli and Mushroom Casserole
This has to be an ultimate winner! Broccoli casserole is so utterly scrumptious that I challenge you to make a batch this week and gobble it all up.
Recipe: Kitchen of Youth | Creamy Broccoli and Mushroom Casserole
Cream of Broccoli Soup with Coconut Milk
This nourishing, creamy soup is made with bone broth for a cozy meal that’s ready in only 20 minutes.
Recipe: PaleoHacks | Cream of Broccoli Soup with Coconut Milk
Paleo Chicken and Broccoli
To become a broccoli pro, one needs to master the art of making the perfect bowl of broccoli chicken and zoodles. Add this classic dish to your repertoire tonight.
Recipe: Jay’s Baking Me Crazy | Paleo Chicken and Broccoli
Greek Healthy Broccoli Salad
For a healthy salad packed with Greek flavors, give this Greek Broccoli Salad a try, as it has a great mix of sun-dried tomatoes, olives, garlic and lemon. You won’t be disappointed!
Recipe: Food Faith Fitness | Greek Healthy Broccoli Salad
Paleo Broccoli Pancakes
Broccoli and pancakes?! Yes, you heard correctly. It may sound like an odd combination, but if you love savory pancakes and fritters, then this is the recipe for you.
Recipe: Eat Drink Paleo | Paleo Broccoli Pancakes
Broccoli Avocado Tuna Bowl
Broccoli and tuna– whatever will they think of next! We’ve all tried broccoli and beef in a bowl, so why not give tuna a whirl this week? Don’t forget to top it all off with fresh avocado.
Recipe: Eating Bird Food | Broccoli Avocado Tuna Bowl
Check out these dip-able broccoli sticks full of fiber-rich ingredients. You’ll never go back to plain old garlic bread again.
Recipe: Purely Twins | Broccoli Breadsticks
Paleo Broccoli Tots
Can anyone truly pass down a good tot recipe? Check out this healthier alternative made with crisp garlic, onions, and of course — broccoli.
Recipe: What’s the Oven On For? | Paleo Broccoli Tots
Ginger, Sesame and Almond Broccoli
You will be surprised by the incredible amounts of flavors that emanate from such a simple little dish. Boost the veggie with ginger and sesame for a new favorite side!
Recipe: The Healthy Foodie | Ginger, Sesame and Almond Broccoli
When you hear pesto, you probably think basil and not this cruciferous veggie. However, don’t be put off, as it can make a super pesto recipe. You might find you can’t keep your hands off the whole batch.
Recipe: Savory Lotus | Broccoli Pesto
Give this recipe a try for an easy mid-week dinner. It’ll be ready in under 10 minutes!
Recipe: What Cait Ate | Broccoli Rice
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