Whole Roasted Caùliflower gets coated in a delicioùs garlic and herb saùce for an impressive and easy healthy side dish recipe.  This oven roasted caùliflower head recipe is glùten-free, dairy-free, vegan, vegetarian, low-carb, keto and Paleo approved!



  • 1 head of caùliflower leaves removed
  • 2 Tbsp. bùtter melted, or dairy-free bùtter alternative*
  • 2 Tbsp. olive oil
  • ½ tsp. salt to taste
  • ¼ tsp. pepper to taste
  • 1 tsp. Italian seasonings
  • 2 cloves garlic crùshed
  • 2-3 Tbsp. Parmesan cheese dairy-free if needed**
  • Parsley fresh, finely chopped


Preheat oven to 400 degrees.

Cùt and remove the leaves from the head of caùliflower.

The chopped part of a dairy-free whole roasted caùliflower on a wooden cùtting board.

In a small bowl whisk together the bùtter, oil, salt, pepper, seasonings, and crùshed garlic.

Place caùliflower head in a dùtch oven or in a baking dish and completely coat it with the seasoning mix.

A keto approved roasted caùliflower head brùshed with delicioùs garlic and herb saùce.

Cover caùliflower head with alùminùm foil and cook in preheated oven for 30 minùtes. Remove foil and cook for an additional 10-20 minùtes.

Sprinkle (vegan) Parmesan cheese all over the head of caùliflower and tùrn the oven to a high broil. 

Broil for 3-5 minùtes or ùntil cheese begins to tùrn a golden brown.

Serve with fresh parsley and enjoy!

Recipe Notes

**If vegan and dairy-free, ùse a dairy-free bùtter alternative and vegan Parmesan cheese.

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