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Course: Sides & Salads
Keyword: Sides, vegan, Vegetarian

Pan-Steamed Broccoli

ACTIVE TIME: 15 minutes
TOTAL TIME: 15 minutes
Yield: 4 servings
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  • 1 1/2 pounds broccoli with stalk, rinsed and trimmed
  • 1/3 cup water
  • Pinch kosher salt
  • 2 tablespoons unsalted butter
ACTIVE TIME: 15 minutes
TOTAL TIME: 15 minutes
Yield: 4 servings

Procedure

  • Peel the stalk of the broccoli, remove the florets and cut into 1-inch pieces. Cut the stalk in half crosswise and then slice each half into 1/8-inch thick slices lengthwise.
  • Place the stalk pieces in the bottom of a 2 1/2 to 3-quart saucepan, add the water and salt. Lay the florets on top.
  • Cover, place over high heat and cook for 3 minutes. Decrease the heat to low and cook for an additional 3 minutes. Remove from the heat, add the butter and stir to combine. Serve immediately.
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