Broccoli w/ Sesame Seeds & Red Pepper Flakes

Total Time
20mins
Prep 10 mins
Cook 10 mins

Ingredients Nutrition

Directions

  1. Toast sesame seeds in heavy small skillet over medium heat until golden, about 5 minutes.
  2. Set aside 1 tablespoon toasted sesame seeds.
  3. Place remaining sesame seeds in mortal and pestle.
  4. Add salt and 1/2 teaspoon crushed red pepper; grind coarsely.
  5. Set sesame-red pepper mixture aside.
  6. Ten minutes before serving, put broccoli in a microwave safe covered dish.
  7. Cook for 2 minutes and let sit for 5 minutes.
  8. Transfer to large bowl.
  9. Add oil, 1 tablespoon reserved sesame seeds, remaining 1/4 teaspoon crushed red pepper, and 2 teaspoons sesame-red pepper mixture; toss to combine.
  10. Serve, passing remaining sesame-red pepper mixture separately.