How to Steam Broccoli
This steamed broccoli recipe is my favorite method for cooking broccoli. It takes less than 10 minutes, and the florets are sweet, crisp-tender, and bright green. Serve it as a side dish, or toss it into
mac and cheese
, and more!
OXO Steamer Basket
Olive oil, lemon juice, salt, and pepper
for seasoning, optional
Place the broccoli florets in a steamer basket and set over a pot with 1-inch of water.
Bring the water to a simmer, cover, and let steam 5 minutes, until the broccoli is tender.
Season the steamed broccoli with olive oil, lemon juice, salt, and pepper, as desired.
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