Baby broccoli, called broccolini, is a cross between broccoli and Chinese kale. Its thin stem cooks quickly. This recipe is ready in 30 minutes.

Source: Better Homes and Gardens


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  • In a large skillet, combine chicken broth, preserved lemon, dill, crushed red pepper, and black pepper. Bring to boiling; reduce heat. Cover and simmer for 15 minutes.

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  • Add broccoli and butter to skillet. Cover and cook over medium heat for 6 to 8 minutes or until broccoli is tender. If desired, drain. Transfer broccoli mixture to a serving bowl. If desired, garnish with fresh lemon halves. Makes 8 servings.


Preserved lemon can be found in large supermarkets and specialty food stores. Or substitute 2 teaspoons finely shredded lemon peel, 1 teaspoon olive oil, and 1/2 teaspoon coarse salt for the preserved lemon.

Nutrition Facts

47 calories; 3 g total fat; 2 g saturated fat; 0 g polyunsaturated fat; 1 g monounsaturated fat; 8 mg cholesterol; 489 mg sodium. 187 mg potassium; 4 g carbohydrates; 2 g fiber; 1 g sugar; 2 g protein; 0 RE vitamin a; 923 IU vitamin a; 50 mg vitamin c; 0 mg thiamin; 0 mg riboflavin; 1 mg niacin equivalents; 0 mg vitamin b6; 36 mcg folate; 0 mcg vitamin b12; 30 mg calcium; 1 mg iron;