Broccoli Francaise

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Nutritional Info
  • Servings Per Recipe: 4
  • Amount Per Serving
  • Calories: 75.3
  • Total Fat: 3.8 g
  • Cholesterol: 0.0 mg
  • Sodium: 236.9 mg
  • Total Carbs: 6.3 g
  • Dietary Fiber: 2.3 g
  • Protein: 1.8 g

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I have also subbed vegetable broth for the chicken broth. I have also subbed vegetable broth for the chicken broth.
Number of Servings: 4


    3 TBSP light margarine spread
    2 large cloves garlic, finely chopped
    1 TBSP lemon juice
    1 tsp grated lemon peel
    1 tsp ground black pepper
    1 C fat-free reduced-sodium chicken broth
    1 tsp cornstarch
    4 C hot cooked broccoli florets
    lemon wedges (optional)


Melt margarine spread in a 1 Qt saucepan, over meidum-low heat; cook garlic, stirring occasionally, until garlic is golden (about 1 min).

Stir in lemon juice,lemon peel, pepper, and broth combined with cornstarch. Bring to boil over medium-high heat, stirring frequently, until sauce thickens (about 2min). Pour sauce over hot cooked broccoli and garnish, if desired, with lemon wedges.

Serving Size: serves 4; 1 C servings

Number of Servings: 4

Recipe submitted by SparkPeople user STRIKERMOM5.

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