Broccoli Cheese Balls

These low carb, keto and healthy broccoli bites are loaded with broccoli, cheese, herbs, and spices. This super nutritious snack and makes a delicious protein replacement, appetizer or snack!


2 cups broccoli florets
2 eggs
1/2 cup or panko or Italian breadcrumbs
1 cup shredded cheese mozzarella, cheddar, or favourite melting cheese
1/4 cup minced onion or shallots optional
2 tbsp cilantro chopped optional
1 clove garlic minced
1 teaspoon Cajun or taco seasoning or favourite seasoning blend!
Pinch of salt and pepper black pepper

Preheat oven to 400 degrees F and line a baking sheet with parchment paper or foil.

Steam broccoli in boiling water or microwave* (see notes) until tender. Chop broccoli using a knife or food processor until finely minced.

In a large mixing bowl, combine the chopped broccoli, eggs, almond flour, cheese, parsley, and spices. Mix until well incorporated.

Scoop about 1 tablespoon of mixture and form into a ball. Place on lined baking sheet and spray or drizzle lightly with oil. Bake 25-30 minutes or until lightly golden and cooked through.
Serve on a salad, in a sandwich, with rice, or as an appetizer or snack with your favorite dipping sauce.


Recipe by Gimme Delicious