Amazing Steamed Broccoli and Cauliflower!

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Amazing Steamed Broccoli and Cauliflower!

By: Kecia’s Flavor Breakthrough!

I actually made this the other night, but didn’t write it down, so I hope I can remember!! This turned out amazing! I know… how can steamed broccoli and cauliflower be AMAZING? Trust me, you do this… you will be in love! The flavors are incredible! I am eating it left over with some Ginger Garlic Rice!

Serves 4 – 6



  • 2 cups cauliflower florets
  • 2 cups broccoli florets
  • 1 cup vegetable broth
  • Juice from half of a lemon
  • 1 tsp. garlic powder
  • 2 tbsp. butter
  • Salt and pepper to taste

In the pot

In a large pot with lid, place cauliflower, broccoli and vegetable broth. Cover and heat over medium low heat until both starts to boil. Reduce heat and simmer for 2 minutes or until stem is still slightly crunch, but fork tender.


Drain and put back in pot.


Place the lemon juice, garlic powder, butter and salt and pepper in a microwavable container, heat in microwave for 20 seconds or until butter melts, stir and pour over the vegetable mixture.

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Toss to coat and move to a nice bowl.

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Garnish with lemon slices if desired. Serve hot!

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  1. Kecia, I love lemon and garlic on pretty much everything, and this Amazing Steamed Broccoli and Cauliflower fits the bill. Thank you for sharing

  2. MY KIDS WILL LOVE YOU FOREVER!! I steam my veggies in the old fashioned “Tupperware” steamer, you know the gold ones, do you remember those? Perfection every time, but I am loving, I say LOVING your marinade for the veggies my friend!! ♥

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