Broccoli Quinoa Casserole - the perfect comforting and easy dinner or side dish. Best of all, this recipe is packed with broccoli, cheese, quinoa, spinach, garlic and Parmesan.
Heat butter in a large pan over medium heat. Add garlic and stir in flour. Slowly whisk in heavy cream and continue whisking until bubbly and thickened.
Stir in Italian seasoning, paprika, salt, black pepper, cream cheese and 1/4 cup of cheddar cheese and whisk until thickened and smooth.
Stir in chicken broth, quinoa, chicken (if using) followed by broccoli and spinach, then toss to coat. Add more cheese or cream as needed.