Lemon Broccoli Recipe
Lemon Broccoli Recipe photo by Taste of Home
Publisher Photo
Publisher Photo
Add a hint of citrus to your vegetables with an attractive side dish. Ideal with most any entree, this time-saving specialty dresses up broccoli, pimientos and onions with a dash of lemon. —Tonya Farmer, Iowa City, Iowa
MAKES:
8 servings
TOTAL TIME:
Prep/Total Time: 15 min.
MAKES:
8 servings
TOTAL TIME:
Prep/Total Time: 15 min.

Ingredients

  • 3 pounds fresh broccoli, cut into florets
  • 1/4 cup butter
  • 2 tablespoons diced onion
  • 2 tablespoons diced pimientos
  • 3 to 4 teaspoons lemon juice
  • 2 teaspoons grated lemon peel
  • 1/2 teaspoon seasoned salt
  • Dash pepper

Directions

Add 1 in. of water to a large saucepan; add broccoli. Bring to a boil. Reduce heat; cover and simmer for 5-8 minutes or until crisp-tender. Meanwhile, melt butter; stir in remaining ingredients. Drain broccoli; add butter mixture and toss to coat. Yield: 8 servings.
Originally published as Lemon Broccoli in Quick Cooking September/October 2001, p53

  • 3 pounds fresh broccoli, cut into florets
  • 1/4 cup butter
  • 2 tablespoons diced onion
  • 2 tablespoons diced pimientos
  • 3 to 4 teaspoons lemon juice
  • 2 teaspoons grated lemon peel
  • 1/2 teaspoon seasoned salt
  • Dash pepper
  1. Add 1 in. of water to a large saucepan; add broccoli. Bring to a boil. Reduce heat; cover and simmer for 5-8 minutes or until crisp-tender. Meanwhile, melt butter; stir in remaining ingredients. Drain broccoli; add butter mixture and toss to coat. Yield: 8 servings.
Originally published as Lemon Broccoli in Quick Cooking September/October 2001, p53

Select the Newsletters that interest you to subscribe

By entering my email and clicking the subscribe button below, I am opting to receive the newsletters I have selected.

Please enter a valid email

You Are successfully subscribed

ERROR! Please try Again

Reviews forLemon Broccoli

My Review
Click stars to rate
Loading Image
Any changes to your rating or review will appear where you originally posted your review
Sort By :

Average Rating
MY REVIEW
Delenn's Grandma User ID: 5634152 56000
Reviewed Jun. 9, 2012

"This was really good! I've also added cauliflower with the broccoli with excellent results."

MY REVIEW
kgraves_gd User ID: 3728609 36667
Reviewed May. 14, 2010

"Very flavorful!"

Loading Image