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Spicy Roasted Cauliflower Recipe

A zesty and flavourful take on classic cauliflower, this spicy roasted cauliflower recipe uses only minimal ingredients, but packs a huge punch. You probably already have everything you need to make this delicious side dish!

A great addition to any weeknight meal, especially if you are in a side dish rut, and end up cooking the same veggies over and over! This roasted cauliflower pairs perfectly with Steak, Fish– any protein, really! Or even as a salad topper!

Here’s what you need to make spicy roasted cauliflower:

  • Head of Cauliflower, washed and coarsely chopped
  • 2 tbsp Olive Oil
  • 2 Sprigs Fresh Rosemary
  • 2-3 cloves of garlic, pressed (more to taste!)
  • 3 tsp Paprika (more to taste!)
  • Salt + Pepper to taste

Richelle, Canadian food blogger, shares her Spicy Roasted Cauliflower Recipe using rosemary, cauliflower, spice and olive oil.


  1. Preheat oven to 400 F
  2. Combine all ingredients in mixing bowl
  3. Ensure Cauliflower is well coated, add more paprika/ garlic if desired
  4. Spread Cauliflower evenly on cookie sheet with parchment paper
  5. Roast in oven 10-12 mins , rotating every few minutes to ensure evenly cooked
  6. Enjoy your spicy cauliflower side dish!

If you’re looking for a delicious side dish that everyone loves, this is it!

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  1. Grace on March 19, 2021 at 2:19 pm

    Saved as a favorite, I really like your blog!

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