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Orange Broccoli Florets

Orange is all it takes to reserve a spot for broccoli on your Valentine's Day menu.

Quick look

  • prep 10 min    cook 5min
  • serves 2

Ingredients

  • 1-1/2 cups fresh broccoli florets
  • 2 teaspoons butter
  • 1-1/2 teaspoons all-purpose flour
  • 1/4 cup orange juice
  • 1/2 teaspoon grated orange peel

    How to make it  15 minutes


  • 1

    Place broccoli and 1 in. of water in a saucepan; bring to a boil.

  • 2

    Reduce heat; cover and simmer for 5-8 minutes or until crisp-tender.

  • 3

    Meanwhile, in a small saucepan, melt butter. Stir in flour until smooth. Gradually stir in orange juice. Bring to a boil; cook and stir for 1 minute or until thickened. Stir in orange peel.

  • 4

    Drain broccoli; add orange juice mixture and toss to coat.