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Lemon Steamed Broccoli

Prep Time10 mins
Cook Time3 mins
Servings: 6 persons


  • 4 broccoliheads, stem removed
  • 2 lemons, zested and juiced
  • Salt and pepper


  • Place the broccoli heads into a steamer basket or other steaming appliance. Add the lemon zest over the top broccoli.
  • Squeeze the juice from 2 lemons into the water that's being used to steam the broccoli.
  • Steam broccoli for 3-5 minutes, or until turns bright green. Remove from heat immediately to prevent over-steaming.
  • Season with salt and pepper to taste.
  • Serve Lemon Steamed Broccoli as side dish.