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Chapter: Vegetable Recipes
Section: Broccoli
Recipe: Olive Broccoli

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Olive Broccoli
1 head broccoli
1 tsp. extra virgin olive oil
juice and grated zest of 1 lemon
1/2 cup oil-cured olives, pitted and minced
1 red bell pepper, roasted over an open flame, peeled, seeded and diced

Split broccoli lengthwise into spears, trimming off any coarse stems and
leaves. Bring a small amount of water to a boil over high heat. Add
broccoli and steam until bright green and crisp-tender, about 4 minutes.
Drain and transfer to a bowl. Immediately drizzle lightly with oil and toss
gently. Stir in lemon juice and zest, bell pepper, and minced olives and
turn the ingredients gently to combine. Arrange on a platter and serve

From Cooking the Whole Foods Way by Christina Pirello.
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