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Quick Broccoli Side Dish

 Quick Broccoli Side Dish
Italian seasoning and crunchy pine nuts really jazz up the flavor of this versatile veggie side dish. Healthy Cooking Test Kitchen
6 ServingsPrep/Total Time: 20 min.

Ingredients

  • 4 cups fresh broccoli florets
  • 1 tablespoon olive oil
  • 1 garlic clove, minced
  • 3 tablespoons sherry or reduced-sodium chicken broth
  • 1 jar (2 ounces) sliced pimientos, drained
  • 1/2 teaspoon Italian seasoning
  • 1/4 teaspoon salt
  • 1/4 teaspoon pepper
  • 2 tablespoons pine nuts

Directions

  • In a large nonstick skillet coated with cooking spray, saute broccoli
  • in oil for 5 minutes. Add garlic; saute 2 minutes longer or until
  • broccoli is crisp-tender. Add the sherry, pimientos, Italian
  • seasoning, salt and pepper; cook and stir until heated through.
  • Sprinkle with pine nuts. Yield: 6 servings.
Nutritional Facts: 1/2 cup equals 58 calories, 4 g fat (1 g saturated fat), 0 cholesterol, 113 mg sodium, 4 g carbohydrate, 2 g fiber, 2 g protein. Diabetic Exchanges: 1 vegetable, 1 fat.