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Orange Buttered Broccoli

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Ingredients
  Broccoli 1 Pound
  Sweet red pepper 1⁄2 Medium, cut into strips
  Sweet red pepper/Sweet yellow pepper 1⁄2 Medium, cut into julienne strips
  Water 2 Tablespoon
  Butter/Margarine 2 Tablespoon
  Juice concentrate 1 Tablespoon, frozen (1 Can)
  Frozen orange juice concentrate 1 Tablespoon
  Oranges 2 Medium, sliced
  Toasted slivered almonds 2 Teaspoon, toasted
  Sesame seed/2 tablespoons slivered almonds, toasted 2 Teaspoon, toasted
Directions

MAKING
1 Cut the broccoli stalks lengthwise into uniform spears.
2 In an 8x8x2-inch baking dish combine the broccoli, red or yellow pepper, and water.Cover with a vented clear plastic wrap.
3 Cook on 100% power (high) for 6 to 8 minutes or till the broccoli is crisp-tender, rearranging the broccoli mixture once. Let stand, covered, while preparing the orange butter.
4 For the orange butter, in a 1-cup measure cook the butter or margarine and orange juice concentrate, uncovered, on high for 50 to 60 seconds or till the butter is melted.
5 Drain the broccoli mixture. Arrange the orange slices and broccoli mixture on a serving platter.Drizzle orange butter over the broccoli mixture.

SERVING
6 Sprinkle with sesame seed or almonds before serving.

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: 
Easy
Cuisine: 
American
Course: 
Side Dish
Method: 
Microwaving
Restriction: 
Vegetarian
Ingredient: 
Broccoli
Interest: 
Everyday, Healthy
Preparation Time: 
5 Minutes
Cook Time: 
20 Minutes
Ready In: 
25 Minutes
Servings: 
4

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