Recipe: Vegan Baked Broccoli

This simple baked broccoli is another delicious side dish or snack that will blow your mind off! With a few ingredients, you can make broccoli into a treat you and your family will never forget.

Preparation time: 5 minutes

Cook time: 35 minutes

Total time: 40 minutes

Course: Appetizer, Side dish or Snack

Cuisine: American

Servings: 4

Health Benefits

Broccoli is a tasty edible green plant rich in many nutrients. Some of its health benefits include:

  • Cancer prevention
  • Cholesterol reduction
  • Allergies and inflammation reduction 
  • Powerful antioxidants
  • Healthy bones

Broccoli possesses a significant level of calcium and vitamin k, both of which are important for bone health and the prevention of osteoporosis.

  • Diet aid
  • Good skincare
  • Great for detoxification


  • One head broccoli, about 4 cups broccoli florets
  • Two tablespoons light olive oil or other neutral-flavored oil
  • ½ teaspoon salt
  • Two tablespoons nutritional yeast
  • ½ teaspoon additional seasonings of choice


  • Preheat the oven to 400 degrees F.
  • Wash the head of broccoli and cut it into evenly sized bite-sized pieces.
  • Drizzle and sprinkle the florets with olive oil and salt, respectively.
  • Make sure the broccoli is well coated with oil.
  • Arrange the coated broccoli in a single layer on a cookie sheet.
  • Bake for 15 minutes, take out of the oven, and flip the pieces of broccoli.
  • Bake again for more than 10 minutes, then sprinkle with nutritional yeast and flip with a spatula to coat the broccoli in nutritional yeast.
  • Return to the oven for 10 minutes until slightly crispy.
  • Serve hot as an appetizer.

Nutritional Information

  • Amount per serving (1 cup)
  • Calories: 128kcal
  • Total fat: 8g
  • Sodium: 341mg
  • Potassium: 555mg
  • Total carbohydrates: 12g
  • Protein: 6g

Percent daily values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.

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