Broccoli With Lemon Butter Sauce Recipe

Antioxidant rich side dish recipe with a lemony butter sauce

Uma Raghuraman
Broccoli With Lemon Butter Sauce Recipe
7161 ratings.

Broccoli With Lemon Butter Sauce Recipe is an easy side dish to be prepared with few ingredients in hand. It is a healthy recipe because of loads of broccoli in the dish. Here is a simple yet delicious Broccoli recipe that can be made within a few minutes. A perfect side dish to Mexican Lime chicken and bread, or your favorite pasta.

Did you know: Broccoli is a vegetable that is packed with essential nutrients, it is high levels of fiber, it has a rich source of vitamin-C, vitamin A, iron, vitamin K, B-complex vitamins, zinc, phosphorus and phytonutrients.

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  3. Broccoli Pesto Pasta Recipe
  4. Light and Creamy Broccoli Soup Recipe

Cuisine: Continental
Course: Side Dish
Diet: Vegetarian
Prep in

5 M

Cooks in

12 M

Total in

17 M


2 Servings


  • 1 Broccoli , cut into smaller florets
  • 2 tablespoons Butter (Salted) , (salted)
  • 1 tablespoon Lemon juice
  • 4 Whole Black Peppercorns , ground
  • Fresh Herbs , (I used cilantro)
  • Salt , to taste

How to make Broccoli With Lemon Butter Sauce Recipe

  1. To prepare Broccoli With Lemon Butter Sauce Recipe, steam cook the broccoli till they are fork tender.

  2. Heat a pan with a little water. Add butter, chopped herbs, broccoli, black pepper, salt and lemon juice.

  3. Simmer for 2-3 minutes till the broccoli is well coated with the sauce. Switch off flame.

  4. Your simple yet flavourful Broccoli in lemon butter sauce recipe is ready to be served with Mexican Lime chicken and bread, or your favorite pasta.

This recipe is adapted from a recipe by MARDI1030 at