Italian Broccoli

READY IN: 10mins
Recipe by Bec6206

You make this in the microwave- very fast and easy- But remember, every microwave is different!

Top Review by Karen Elizabeth

Ridiculously easy and delicious, really enjoyed this simple recipe, made for I Recommend tag game, thank you Bec!

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Wash and trim broccoli.
  2. Peel stems for about 1 inch from bottom; separate into small spears.
  3. Set aside.
  4. Put oil, onion and garlic in shallow baking dish large enough to hold broccoli in single layer.
  5. Microwave uncovered at high 1 to 2 minutes, or until onion is tender.
  6. Add broccoli in single layer, alternating stem and floweret ends.
  7. Turn broccoli over to coat with oil.
  8. Microwave, covered with vented plastic wrap, at high 3 minutes.
  9. Turn broccoli over, rotate dish 1/2 turn.
  10. Recover; microwave at high 2 to 3 minutes, or until broccoil is crisp-tender.
  11. Season with pepper and lemon juice.

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