Lightly steamed broccoli retains more nutrients than boiled. Serve it with a simple vinaigrette for a quick, healthy side dish.
Source: Everyday Food, September 2012
- 1 bunch broccoli
- Dijon Vinaigrette, for serving (optional)
Discard bottom 3 inches of stalk. Peel away any fibrous skin, cut heads into large florets, and place in a steamer basket set inside a pot with 2 inches boiling water. Steam, covered, until crisp-tender, 5 to 7 minutes. Serve with Dijon vinaigrette, if desired.