Lemon Basil Broccoli is a sweet, tangy side roasted to perfection, bringing out the unique anise tones of the basil.
Side Dish

Lemon Basil Roasted Broccoli

Lemon Basil Broccoli is a sweet, tangy side roasted to perfection, bringing out the unique anise tones of the basil.

Lemon pairs beautifully with basil to enhance the mildly bitter flavor of roasted broccoli. Roasting the broccoli typically makes it slightly crispy; however, the moisture content from the oil and lemon juice in this recipe will allow it to get more tender with a slight crispness on the edges.

Lemon Basil Broccoli is a sweet, tangy side roasted to perfection, bringing out the unique anise tones of the basil.

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Lemon Basil Broccoli

Lemon Basil Broccoli is a sweet, tangy side roasted to perfection, bringing out the unique anise tones of the basil.

Servings 4
Calories 155 kcal

Ingredients

  • 4 cup broccoli florets about 1 medium head
  • 1/4 cup olive oil
  • 1/4 cup lemon juice
  • 1 tbsp dried basil
  • salt/pepper to taste

Instructions

  1. Preheat oven to 400°F

  2. Place broccoli florets in a medium bowl, drizzle with olive oil and lemon juice. Sprinkle basil over the top and toss to coat well.

  3. Spread broccoli over a lightly greased baking sheet. Season with salt and pepper to taste. Bake for approximately 15 min or until tender.

Nutrition Facts
Lemon Basil Broccoli
Amount Per Serving
Calories 155 Calories from Fat 125
% Daily Value*
Fat 13.9g21%
Saturated Fat 1.9g12%
Polyunsaturated Fat 1.4g
Monounsaturated Fat 9.9g
Sodium 30.8mg1%
Potassium 317.6mg9%
Carbohydrates 7.3g2%
Fiber 2.6g11%
Sugar 1.9g2%
Protein 2.8g6%
Vitamin A 11.1IU0%
Vitamin C 144.8mg176%
Calcium 5.4mg1%
Iron 5.8mg32%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.

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