Rating: 4.5 stars
46 Ratings
  • 5 star values: 34
  • 4 star values: 10
  • 3 star values: 2
  • 2 star values: 0
  • 1 star values: 0

This quick broccolini dish is delicious, good for you, and full of garlicky, lemony flavor. Broccolini is more tender than broccoli and has a milder flavor. I love the mix of textures; the crunchy stems and the softer florets that soak up sauce are a great combination.

Recipe Summary

cook:
5 mins
total:
15 mins
prep:
10 mins
Servings:
2
Yield:
2 servings
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Ingredients

2
Original recipe yields 2 servings
The ingredient list now reflects the servings specified
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Directions

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  • Fill a large skillet with 1 to 2 inches of water and bring to a boil; add broccolini and cook until bright green, 1 to 2 minutes. Transfer broccolini to a strainer and drain water from skillet.

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  • Heat olive oil in the same skillet over medium heat. Cook and stir garlic in the hot oil until golden and fragrant, 1 to 2 minutes. Return broccolini to frying pan using tongs; cook and stir until heated through, 2 to 3 minutes. Squeeze lemon juice over broccoli and season with salt, pepper, and red pepper flakes.

Nutrition Facts

218 calories; protein 8.3g; carbohydrates 17.5g; fat 13.6g; sodium 145.2mg. Full Nutrition
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