Lemon Garlic Broccoli

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  • Level: Easy
  • Total: 10 min
  • Prep: 5 min
  • Cook: 5 min
  • Yield: 4 servings
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12 ounces broccoli florets

2 teaspoons lemon zest

1 teaspoon minced garlic

1 tablespoon lemon olive oil (recommended: O Olive Oil)

1 tablespoon water

2 tablespoons lemon juice

Salt and freshly ground black pepper


  1. In a microwave-safe bowl, add broccoli florets, lemon zest, minced garlic, lemon olive oil, and 1 tablespoon water. Toss to combine.
  2. Cover bowl with plastic wrap and microwave on high setting for 4 to 5 minutes. Check for doneness; cook 1 more minute if necessary. Sprinkle with lemon juice and toss. Season, to taste, with salt and freshly ground black pepper. Serve immediately.