Lemon Sautéed Broccolini

“Fresh and mild; an upscale version of broccoli to make your plate just a little fancier.” – April Ferre

Lemon Sautéed Broccolini

Course: Side Dishes – Vegetables


  • 2 Bunches Broccolini
  • 1/4 Cup Butter
  • Zest of 1 Lemon
  • 2 Teaspoons Garlic Minced
  • 2 Tablespoons Lemon Juice
  • 1/2 Teaspoon Salt
  • 1/8 Teaspoon Pepper


  • Blanche broccolini in a large pot of salted water for 2 minutes. Drain immediately and immerse in a bowl of ice water. Once cooled, drain and remove as much water as possible with paper towels.
  • Melt butter in a large sauté pan. Add the lemon zest and garlic and stir. Add broccolini and sauté until just tender. Add lemon juice, salt and pepper. Toss well before serving.

2020 Adapted Recipe – April Ferre – Adapted from Ina Garten via www.foodnetwork.com