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Lemon Butter Broccoli

Lemon Butter Broccoli

Lemon Butter Broccoli is an easy to make healthy side with a buttery fresh flavor. This low carb broccoli goes perfectly with chicken, beef, pork, or fish. The lemon really helps give it a bright, fresh taste.

Course Side Dish
Prep Time 5 minutes
Cook Time 5 minutes
Total Time 10 minutes
Servings 6
Calories 60 kcal


  • 1 pound broccoli florets cut into bite-sized pieces
  • 2 tablespoons melted butter can use coconut oil instead
  • 1/4 teaspoon garlic powder
  • 1 tablespoon fresh lemon juice
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 1/4 teaspoon black pepper


  1. Steam broccoli until crisp-tender, about 4 to 6 minutes.

  2. Place butter and garlic powder in a small microwave-safe bowl. Microwave 20 seconds to melt.

  3. Stir in lemon juice, salt, and pepper. Pour over broccoli and toss to coat.

Nutrition Facts
Lemon Butter Broccoli
Amount Per Serving
Calories 60 Calories from Fat 36
% Daily Value*
Fat 4g6%
Saturated Fat 2g13%
Cholesterol 10mg3%
Sodium 252mg11%
Potassium 238mg7%
Carbohydrates 5g2%
Fiber 1g4%
Sugar 1g1%
Protein 2g4%
Vitamin A 590IU12%
Vitamin C 68.4mg83%
Calcium 36mg4%
Iron 0.6mg3%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.