Rich and creamy Alfredo sauce and broccoli are the stars of this comforting brunch casserole.
loaf (1 lb) unsliced rustic Italian bread, cut into 1-inch cubes (8 cups)
cup frozen chopped broccoli (from 12-oz bag), thawed, drained
cups shredded Italian cheese blend (8 oz)
container (10 oz) refrigerated Alfredo pasta sauce
Spray 13x9-inch (3-quart) glass baking dish with cooking spray. In baking dish, layer half of the bread cubes, the broccoli, 1 cup of the cheese and the remaining bread cubes.
In large bowl, beat eggs, milk and Alfredo sauce with wire whisk until well blended. Pour over ingredients in baking dish. Cover; refrigerate 4 hours or overnight.
Heat oven to 350°F. Uncover baking dish. Sprinkle remaining 1 cup cheese over strata. Bake 45 to 50 minutes or until knife inserted in center comes out clean and cheese is deep golden brown. Let stand 5 minutes before serving.
Alfredo sauce from a jar can be used in place of refrigerated sauce.
Make-Ahead Alfredo Ham Strata: Add 1 cup diced cooked ham to the layers between the broccoli and cheese.
NUTRITION INFORMATION PER SERVING
Serving Size: 1 Serving
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- Vitamin A
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Exchanges:2 1/2 Starch; 0 Fruit; 0 Other Carbohydrate; 0 Skim Milk; 0 Low-Fat Milk; 0 Milk; 0 Vegetable; 0 Very Lean Meat; 0 Lean Meat; 1 High-Fat Meat; 2 Fat;
*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.