Steam the broccoli just until tender. Put in a beautiful bowl, and slather with this perfect melted butter-lemon sauce and almonds. Crunchy and terrific.
INGREDIENTS (for 4 servings):
- 1 head fresh broccoli, cut into florets
- 1/4 cup butter, melted
- 2 tablespoons lemon juice
- 1 teaspoon lemon zest
- 1/4 cup blanched slivered almonds
Steam or boil broccoli until tender, approximately 4 to 8 minutes. Drain.
In a small saucepan, melt butter over medium low heat. Remove from heat. Stir in lemon juice. lemon zest, and almonds. Pour over hot broccoli, and serve.