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Sesame Broccoli

  • Servings
  • Hands-on time
  • Total time
  • Budget
  • 4
  • 10 min
  • 10 min
  • $
Gatheredtable
adapted fromCooking Light

Ingredients

  • 3 tablespoons sesame seeds
  • 2 tablespoons rice vinegar
  • 1 tablespoon sesame oil
  • 1 tablespoon soy sauce (or tamari)
  • 1 head of broccoli, chopped

Directions

Prep: 1. Cut broccoli into florets. Make: 1. Boil water in a large pot and steam broccoli a few minutes or to taste. 2. Toast sesame seeds in a dry pan over medium heat 2-3 minutes, until fragrant. 2. Combine 2 tablespoons toasted sesame seeds, rice vinegar, sesame oil, and soy sauce. 3. Toss steamed broccoli with sesame mixture, and garnish with remaining 1 tablespoon toasted sesame seeds.

Notes

This simple twist on basic broccoli gives is one of our favorites! If you have dark or toasted sesame seed oil on hand it is great in place of the regular sesame oil here.

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