lemony steamed broccoli

Broccoli with a touch of lemon zest makes an excellent side.
Prep Time
10 mins
Cook Time
7 mins
Ready in
20 mins
Ingredients (Serves 8)
  • 2 bunches of broccoli
  • 4 tablespoons butter cut into small pieces, at room temperature
  • 2 tablespoons fresh lemon juice
  • 1 teaspoon kosher salt
  • 1/2 teaspoon freshly ground pepper
  • Put a steamer insert inside a medium size pot, add water up to steamer bottom, cover, and place over high heat. Trim broccoli into florets, discarding tough stems.
  • Put florets inside steamer and cook, covered for 7 minutes. Transfer to large serving bowl with remaining ingredients, and toss to combine.
Published on July 07, 2014 - 4:00pm EDT
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