Roasted Cheesy Orange Cauliflower

A plate of orange cauliflower salad

We have officially stepped foot into fall here in the Northwest, and what better way to enjoy a chilly rainy day than with a fresh warm plate of cheesy orange cauliflower.
White cauliflower is great for your healthy, but an orange cauliflower contains about 25% more vitamin A than a white cauliflower. Orange cauliflower is now in season so go try it while you can!


  • 1 head orange cauliflower
  • 2 garlic cloves
  • 1 Tablespoon extra-virgin olive oil
  • A pinch of salt
  • 1/2 lemon 
  • 1/4 cup shredded parmesan
  • 1/2 Tablespoon chopped fresh parsley
  • 1/2 Tablespoon chopped green onion


  1. Preheat oven to 500F.
  2. Place cauliflower florets into a baking dish. 
  3. Add 2 minced garlic cloves, 1 Tablespoon extra-virgin olive oil, a pinch of salt, and juice from 1/2 a lemon. 
  4. Sprinkle 1/4 cup shredded parmesan on top.
  5. Roast cauliflower for 20 minutes. 
  6. Sprinkle with 1/2 Tablespoon chopped fresh parsley and green onion. 

serves 2