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Sesame Broccoli

Photo: Randy Mayor; Styling: Lindsey Lower

 

Yield Serves 4 (serving size: about 3/4 cup)
It's amazing what a little seasoning can do for the simplest and of sides—our Sesame Broccoli.

Ingredients

  • 3 tablespoons sesame seeds
  • 2 tablespoons rice vinegar
  • 1 tablespoon dark sesame oil
  • 1 tablespoon lower-sodium soy sauce
  • 1 (12-ounce) package fresh broccoli florets

Nutrition Information

  • calories 95
  • fat 7.1 g
  • satfat 1 g
  • sodium 167 mg

How to Make It

  1. Toast sesame seeds in a skillet over medium heat 2 to 3 minutes, until fragrant. Combine 2 tablespoons toasted sesame seeds, rice vinegar, sesame oil, and soy sauce. Toss with broccoli florets, steamed according to package directions. Garnish with remaining 1 tablespoon toasted sesame seeds, if desired.

Cook's Notes

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