Lemon-buttered broccoli spears

Yield: 1 servings

Measure Ingredient
2 pounds Broccoli; trimmed and cut
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3 tablespoons Unsalted butter
\N \N Fresh lemon juice to taste
\N \N Freshly grated lemon zest for sprinkling
\N \N ; the broccoli

In a steamer set over boiling water steam the broccoli, covered, for 4 minutes, or until it is crisp-tender. In a skillet heat the butter over moderate heat until the foam subsides, in it toss the broccoli until it is coated well, and sprinkle the broccoli with the lemon juice, salt and pepper to taste, and zest.

Serves 6.

Gourmet March 1992

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