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Lemon-Balsamic Broccoli

Lemon-Balsamic Broccoli

Toss steamed broccoli in a quick sauce to make it even more delicious. Tart lemon and tangy balsamic add tons of flavor to the green veggie.

Oxmoor House APRIL 2009

  • Yield: 4 servings (serving size: 1 cup)
  • Cook time:3 Minutes
  • Prep time:3 Minutes


  • 1 (12-ounce) package fresh broccoli florets
  • 1 tablespoon butter
  • 1 teaspoon grated lemon rind
  • 1 teaspoon fresh lemon juice
  • 1 teaspoon balsamic vinegar
  • 1/4 teaspoon salt


1. Cook broccoli according to package directions; keep warm.

2. Combine butter and remaining ingredients in a small microwave-safe bowl. Microwave at HIGH 30 seconds or until butter melts. Pour butter mixture over broccoli; toss gently to coat.

Nutritional Information

Amount per serving
  • Calories: 51
  • Calories from fat: 53%
  • Fat: 3g
  • Saturated fat: 1.8g
  • Monounsaturated fat: 0.8g
  • Polyunsaturated fat: 0.3g
  • Protein: 2.6g
  • Carbohydrate: 4.9g
  • Fiber: 2.5g
  • Cholesterol: 8mg
  • Iron: 0.8mg
  • Sodium: 189mg
  • Calcium: 43mg

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