Return to the Cooking Forum | Post a Follow-Up

 o
So Simple, So Awesome! Mad Yummy Broccolini!

Posted by plllog (My Page) on
Fri, Mar 28, 14 at 19:13

I have a big new favorite.

Last night I was using up the last of my pizza dough before it went weird and I didn't really have a plan. It seemed to me that the broccolini that also needed using would be good, but it wasn't cooked, and it seemed oh, too much to get out a pan to steam in the steam oven. I already had out my cute one quart saucier out to do the pizza veg, but doing just one sprig of the broccolini seemed mean since it needed using. So, I chopped it all up in small inches and sauteed it in two batches.

What's so special about that, you're wondering? A quick saute to emerald in extra light olive oil then a drizzle of balsamic vinegar? I was thinking pizza, so I added a pinch of crushed red chili peppers! Just a minute or less with the balsamic and pepper. Just to good and mixed and bright but still crunchy.

How can I tell you how yummy it is? Fab on the pizza with mixed tiny tomatoes and baby bell pepper rings. Amazing cold out of the dish because I can't help myself.

Anyone else have a favorite spice or twist that brings out a vegetable?


Follow-Up Postings:

 o
RE: So Simple, So Awesome! Mad Yummy Broccolini!

I do the same as you with many vegetables.

Olive oil, balsamic, but I often add a few drops of fish sauce.

I also quick fry some garlic in the oil.

dcarch


 o
RE: So Simple, So Awesome! Mad Yummy Broccolini!

Truffle salt . . . a light sprinkle of grated cheese . . . Quick turn under the broiler . . .


 o Post a Follow-Up

Please Note: Only registered members are able to post messages to this forum.

    If you are a member, please log in.

    If you aren't yet a member, join now!


Return to the Cooking Forum

Information about Posting

  • You must be logged in to post a message. Once you are logged in, a posting window will appear at the bottom of the messages. If you are not a member, please register for an account.
  • Posting is a two-step process. Once you have composed your message, you will be taken to the preview page. You will then have a chance to review your post, make changes and upload photos.
  • After posting your message, you may need to refresh the forum page in order to see it.
  • Before posting copyrighted material, please read about Copyright and Fair Use.
  • We have a strict no-advertising policy!
  • If you would like to practice posting or uploading photos, please visit our Test forum.
  • If you need assistance, please Contact Us and we will be happy to help.


Learn more about in-text links on this page here