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Broccoli with Almonds Recipe

Broccoli with Almonds Recipe

Broccoli with Almonds is a tasty dressed up side dish. Verna Puntigan, Pasadena, Maryland, shares the recipe.
TOTAL TIME: Prep/Total Time: 15 min. YIELD:6 servings


  • 1-1/2 pounds fresh broccoli, cut into spears
  • 1 cup water
  • 1 teaspoon chicken bouillon granules
  • 1/4 cup sliced almonds
  • 3 tablespoons butter
  • 1/2 cup finely chopped onion
  • 1 teaspoon salt


  • 1. In a large saucepan, bring broccoli, water and bouillon to a boil. Reduce heat; cover and simmer for 5-8 minutes or until broccoli is crisp-tender. Drain and place in a serving dish; keep warm.
  • 2. In a large skillet, saute almonds in butter until browned. Add onion and salt; saute until onion is tender. Pour over broccoli; toss to coat. Yield: 6 servings.

Nutritional Facts

1 cup: 111 calories, 8g fat (1g saturated fat), 0 cholesterol, 618mg sodium, 8g carbohydrate (3g sugars, 4g fiber), 4g protein.

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cwidomski User ID: 4358973 71803
Reviewed Apr. 1, 2012

"Yes. "

cwidomski User ID: 4358973 30063
Reviewed Jul. 21, 2011

"Just awful."

beachnutFL User ID: 4081531 31370
Reviewed Jan. 12, 2011

"Very tasty! I will definitely make this again, but I will reduce or eliminate the salt."

JeanGeair User ID: 405815 52106
Reviewed Oct. 21, 2010

"easy and very good"

recipenutty User ID: 2925817 87982
Reviewed May. 14, 2010

"This simple recipe is delicious and quick to prepare. I used dried onion flakes instead of chopped onion. Certainly will serve again."

ibu User ID: 2423185 87981
Reviewed Aug. 14, 2008

"Do the almonds get too brown (and bitter)?"

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