Bright and Zesty Broccoli14 Reviews
- Prep: 15 min
- Cook: 10 min
- Ready In: 25 min
“This recipe is a wonderful way to get anyone to eat fresh broccoli. It's a wonderful side that can be served with a variety of main courses. The orange adds a bright flavor.” - by Mrs.Fugrim
Original recipe yields 4 servings
- Heat the olive oil in a large skillet over medium heat; add the orange zest and red pepper flakes and allow to heat briefly, about 1 minute. Stir the broccoli into the mixture; season with salt and pepper. Continue cooking about 5 minutes more; transfer to a serving bowl. Pour the orange juice over the broccoli and toss to coat. Serve hot.
Amount Per Serving (4 total)
- 63 cal
- 3.7 g
- 6.6 g
Based on a 2,000 calorie diet
Reviews (14)Rate This Recipe
"I thought this was great, as did my oldest boy. Husband was indifferent. A different way to eat broccoli, which I'd make again for just the oldest and I. This was a welcomed change-up from your basic ..." See morebroccoli recipe. NOTE: Husband thought this was a little better with a little butter drizzled over the top, I thought it was good as is. "
"Very nice change from regular 'ol broccoli! I wasn't sure about the flavor combinaton, but the orange did add a nice citrus flavor that did "brighten" it up a bit. To simply things, I used a steam i..." See moren bag of broccoli and added the rest of the ingredients, tossing to coat. Overall, different but good."
"It took me a long time to get around to making this because the orange juice scared me off. Now I know why. Neither of us cared for this, even though I played it on the safe side and used far less t..." See morehan the 2-1/4 tsp. of zest directed for a half head of broccoli! Had to leave out the red pepper flakes in consideration of Hubs' sensitive innards, but I'm not so sure I would have cared for it here anyway. I sprinkled the zest over the broccoli at the end, along with the orange juice. It just wasn't a flavor combination that appealed to us."
Broccoli in Roast Chicken Drippings
Roasted Garlic Lemon Broccoli
Just swipe to see more like this.