Broccoli doesn’t have to remain that vegetable that your mother or father *made* you eat when you were a kid (mine used to pretend we were woodsmen and would yell, “TIMBER” to get us to take a bite); they can be the star ingredient of delicious recipes.
Here are some of the best broccoli recipes.
Broccoli, chickpeas, orzo and pine nuts come together for this tasty and filling bowl.
This yummy combo is great served over brown rice, quinoa or mashed sweet potato.
This recipe’s author designed these broccoli bites to entice her kids to eat more vegetables…and found herself munching away as well. These broccoli bites can be a dinner side, a school snack, or even take the place of a breakfast muffin.
Instead of flour, butter, or cream, this recipe’s author thickened her soup with cauliflower and onion puree. A bowlful is only 270 calories, much less than traditional cream-based soups. Perhaps roast some broccoli for dipping?
Roasted pecans add some crunch to this broccoli recipe flavoured with olive oil, parmesan and lemon juice.
This flavourful recipe is simple to prepare and will have you eating more broccoli than you ever thought was possible.
Broccoli with…peanut butter? Don’t knock it until you try it. This recipe’s author swears it will have you going back from broccoli seconds.