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Quick Broccoli Side Dish

Total Time

Prep/Total Time: 20 min.

Makes

6 servings

Italian seasoning and crunchy pine nuts really jazz up the flavor of this versatile veggie side dish. Healthy Cooking Test Kitchen
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Ingredients

  • 4 cups fresh broccoli florets
  • 1 tablespoon olive oil
  • 1 garlic clove, minced
  • 3 tablespoons sherry or reduced-sodium chicken broth
  • 1 jar (2 ounces) sliced pimientos, drained
  • 1/2 teaspoon Italian seasoning
  • 1/4 teaspoon salt
  • 1/4 teaspoon pepper
  • 2 tablespoons pine nuts

Directions

  1. In a large nonstick skillet coated with cooking spray, saute broccoli in oil for 5 minutes. Add garlic; saute 2 minutes longer or until broccoli is crisp-tender. Add the sherry, pimientos, Italian seasoning, salt and pepper; cook and stir until heated through. Sprinkle with pine nuts.

Nutrition Facts

1/2 cup: 58 calories, 4g fat (1g saturated fat), 0 cholesterol, 113mg sodium, 4g carbohydrate (1g sugars, 2g fiber), 2g protein. Diabetic Exchanges: 1 vegetable, 1 fat.

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