Italian Broccoli With Tomatoes

READY IN: 20mins
Recipe by Bec6206

A quick vegetable side dish using the microwave! From "Cooking a la Heart"- Delicious Heart Healthy Recipes from the Mankato Heart Health Program, 1988.

Top Review by Pimienta

Great taste for minimal effort. Everyone loved it, including my 4-year-old. Used Parmesan instead of mozzarella.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Wash and cut broccoli florets in 1/2 inch pieces.
  2. Place broccoli and water in a shallow, round microwave-safe dish.
  3. Cover with plastic wrap or lid and microwave on HIGH for 5-7 minutes or until tender (every microwave is different, so keep an eye on them!).
  4. Stir several times- Drain.
  5. Stir in oregano, pepper, lemon juice and tomato wedges.
  6. Sprinkle cheese on top.
  7. Cover and microwave to melt cheese.
  8. Let stand 2 minutes before serving.

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