Lemon Broccoli Amandine

Lemon Broccoli Amandine

Fresh broccoli becomes an elegant side dish recipe when almonds and lemon are added.

15 min. prep time
4 servings
252 Ratings


1/2 pound fresh broccoli, trimmed, cut into spears
1/2 cup water
3 tablespoons LAND O LAKES® Butter
2 tablespoons sliced almonds, toasted
1/4 teaspoon salt
1 teaspoon lemon juice


Place broccoli and water in 2-quart saucepan. Bring to a full boil. Cover; cook over medium heat until broccoli is crisply tender (8 to l0 minutes). Drain.

Meanwhile, melt butter in l-quart saucepan. Stir in all remaining ingredients. Cook over medium heat, stirring occasionally, until heated through (2 to 3 minutes).

To serve, spoon butter sauce over warm broccoli spears.

Nutrition Facts (1 serving)

Calories: 110

Fat: 10g

Cholesterol: 25mg

Sodium: 230mg

Carbohydrates: 4g

Dietary Fiber: 2g

Protein: 2g

Recipe #00074©1995Land O'Lakes, Inc.

Recipe Comments & Reviews

didn't want boring broccoli and this was really good. Easy too.
Both my husband and I loved this very simple dish. I wanted
some broccoli, but not just boring broccoli. This simple
addition made the broccoli delicious. To make this recipe
even more simple, I just microwave the broccoli and had the
other ingredients ready to go and it was on the table in no

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