Mexican Roasted Garlic & Broccoli

Total Time
Prep 15 mins
Cook 20 mins

This is a very tasty dish, don't be afraid of the garlic! Serve this as a side dish withCarne Asada (there are loads of recipes for Carne Asada here on Zaar)

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Lightly oil a 8-10" square baking pan.
  2. place the garlics cloves in the pan and mix in the olive oil.
  3. Bake at 475F until the garlic just begins to brown (don't over do it) apprx 20 minutes.
  4. While the garlic is roasting bring a large pot of water to the boil (large enough to hold the broccoli).
  5. When the water is boiling add the broccolic and cook for 3-5 minutes.
  6. You want the broccoli heated through but still very crisp.
  7. Drain and put the broccoli in ice cold water, drain and do it again.
  8. In a shallow bowl mix the soy& sesame oil, mix, add to the garlic and stir.
  9. Toss the broccoli with the garlic mixture.
Most Helpful

I was afraid of the amount of garlic, but it really was good. I am always looking for low cal veggie recipes, and this is definatley a winner!

mishelle October 15, 2002

A nice flavorful salad that goes together quickly. All that garlic is a real treat, and it made the house smell great while it roasted! I did cut each clove in half since they were really big. Thanks for the recipe Bergy; I'll make it again.

Linorama July 07, 2003