Lime-Buttered Broccoli For Two Recipe

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Submitted by cumin

Makes 2 servings



A change of pace from serving broccoli the same way every time. A simple butter sauce turns the tender florets into something special.

Recipe Ingredients for Lime-Buttered Broccoli for Two

2 cups fresh broccoli florets
1 tablespoon margarine, melted
1 teaspoon lime juice
1/8 teaspoon salt
1/8 teaspoon pepper

Recipe Directions for Lime-Buttered Broccoli for Two

  1. Place broccoli in a steamer basket; place in a large saucepan over 1 in. of water.

  2. Bring to a boil; cover and steam for 3-4 minutes or until crisp-tender.

  3. Meanwhile, in a small bowl, combine the remaining ingredients.

  4. Drizzle butter mixture over broccoli; toss to coat.

  5. Yield: 2 servings. Prep/Total Time: 20 min.

Categories

Vegetables, Side Dish, Quick, SteamStew

Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 98.1g
Amount Per Serving
Calories
82
Calories from Fat
54
% Daily Value*
Total Fat
6.0g
9%
Saturated Fat
1.0g
5%
Trans Fat
0.0g
Cholesterol
0mg
0%
Sodium
243mg
10%
Potassium
286mg
8%
Total Carbohydrates
6.2g
2%
Dietary Fiber
2.3g
9%
Sugars
1.5g
Protein
2.6g
Vitamin A 16% Vitamin C 132%
Calcium 4% Iron 4%
* Based on a 2000 calorie diet

Nutritional details are an estimate and should only be used as a guide for approximation.
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Health Information

Nutrition Grade
96% confidence
A
  Good points
  • No cholesterol
  • High in dietary fiber
  • High in vitamin A
  • High in vitamin B6
  • Very high in vitamin C
  •   Bad points
  • High in sodium
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