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Spears With Lemon, Onions And Celery

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Ingredients
  Fresh broccoli/Frozen broccoli spears - 1 packet 1 1⁄2 Pound
  Onion 1 Small, thinly sliced and separated into rings
  Celery 1⁄4 Cup (4 tbs), thinly sliced
  Butter/Margarine 2 Tablespoon
  Lemon juice 1 1⁄2 Teaspoon
  Lemon peel 1⁄2 Teaspoon, grated
  Salt 1⁄4 Teaspoon
  Pepper 1 Dash
  Almonds 2 Tablespoon, toasted
Directions

MAKING
1) In a small microwavable dish or casserole, add in the onion, celery and butter. Mix well.
2) Cover the casserole and microwave on HIGH for about 5 minutes or till the vegetables become slightly tender.
3) Add in the lemon juice, lemon peel and sprinkle salt and pepper. Give the mixture a good stir.
4) Rinse the fresh broccoli or defrost the frozen ones. Drain and transfer onto the serving plate.
5) Add the lemon butter sauce over the broccoli.

SERVING
6) To serve the Broccoli Spears With Lemon, Onions And Celery, garnish with toasted almonds on top.

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: 
Easy
Cuisine: 
American
Course: 
Appetizer
Method: 
Microwaving
Restriction: 
Vegetarian
Ingredient: 
Broccoli
Interest: 
Quick, Healthy
Cook Time: 
5 Minutes
Servings: 
4

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