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Nutty Broccoli Recipe

Nutty Broccoli Recipe

Tender broccoli and crunchy pecans make this a side dish with lots of flavor in every bite. Try using different veggies such as frozen green beans or Brussels sprouts, thawed for the broccoli.
TOTAL TIME: Prep/Total Time: 10 min. YIELD:4 servings


  • 1 package (16 ounces) frozen chopped broccoli, thawed
  • 1/2 cup shredded Swiss cheese
  • 1/2 cup chopped pecans
  • 1/4 cup butter, melted
  • 1/4 teaspoon garlic salt
  • 1/4 teaspoon pepper


  • 1. Place broccoli in a large microwave-safe bowl. Combine the remaining ingredients; pour over broccoli. Cover and microwave on high for 3-4 minutes or until tender. Yield: 4 servings.
Editor's Note: This recipe was tested in a 1,100-watt microwave.

Nutritional Facts

1 cup equals 284 calories, 26 g fat (11 g saturated fat), 42 mg cholesterol, 256 mg sodium, 8 g carbohydrate, 5 g fiber, 9 g protein.