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The Crispy Whole Roasted Cauliflower Recipe

Course Side Dish
Cuisine American
Keyword Whole Roasted Cauliflowe Recipe for Kids
Prep Time 15 minutes
Cook Time 1 hour


  • 1 head cauliflower
  • 1/3 cup butter or ghee
  • 1 tsp sea salt
  • 1/2 tsp thyme
  • 4 cloves diced garlic
  • 1/4 tsp pepper


  1. Preheat oven to 400 degrees

  2. Wash off whole head of cauliflower and cut away any of the leaved at the bottom

  3. Remove the stem

  4. Place in Dutch Oven or oven safe pot

  5. Prepare sauce by mixing remaining ingredients together and pouring over the head of cauliflower

  6. Using hands, rub sauce all over cauliflower head, including bottom

  7. Place lid on Dutch Oven or pot and roast for 40-50 minutes or until fork tender

  8. Turn broiler on high and place pot underneath for 5-7 minutes or until desired crispiness

  9. Cut into pieces and serve