Sesame Steamed Broccoli


350o 10 minutes


1 Tbsp sesame seeds

4 cups broccoli flowerets

2 tsp soy sauce

2 tsp sugar

¼ tsp grated lemon peel


Preheat oven

Line baking sheet with foil.  Spread sesame seeds in a thin layer.  Bake, stirring occasionally until golden (about 10 minutes)

While sesame seeds are baking, prepare broccoli.  In a large saucepan, bring 2 inches of water to a boil over high heat.  Place broccoli in a steamer basket and place basket in saucepan.  Cover and steam until just crisp-tender, about 5 minutes.  Drain well and place broccoli on a serving plate

While broccoli is cooking, prepare sauce in a small bowl, combine soy sauce, sugar and lemon peel.  Mix well

Drizzle sauce over broccoli; toss to coat.  

Sprinkle with sesame seeds



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