Broccoli with Mustard Sauce for Four
This is a delightfully tasty and simple side dish. The creamy mustard sauce is also a nice complement to cauliflower.—Marie Hoyer, Lewistown, Montana
Total TimePrep/Total Time: 25 min.
- 4 cups fresh or frozen broccoli florets
- 1/2 cup water
- 1/2 teaspoon salt, divided
- 1 tablespoon butter
- 1 tablespoon all-purpose flour
- 1/2 cup plus 2 tablespoons milk
- 1-1/2 teaspoons prepared mustard
- 1/4 teaspoon dill weed
- In a large saucepan, bring the broccoli, water and 1/4 teaspoon salt to a boil. Reduce heat; cover and simmer for 5-8 minutes or until broccoli is crisp-tender.
- In a small saucepan, melt butter. Stir in flour until smooth. Gradually stir in milk. bring to a boil; cook and stir for 2 minutes or until thickened. Stir in the mustard, dill and remaining salt. Drain broccoli; drizzle with the mustard sauce.
Nutrition Facts1 each: 77 calories, 4g fat (3g saturated fat), 13mg cholesterol, 383mg sodium, 7g carbohydrate (3g sugars, 2g fiber), 4g protein.
Originally published as Broccoli with Mustard Sauce in Taste of Home October/November 2002