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Broccoli with Sesame Seeds

Broccoli with Sesame Seeds
Written by Susan H

Broccoli with Sesame Seeds is a dish that surprises everyone. The addition of the sesame to the broccoli adds a new flavour, aroma and texture. All that from something so small is amazing. This entire side dish involves 4 ingredients and 10 minutes of cooking. What could be easier and be so tasty? Not only does the broccoli have sesame seeds sprinkled but is also tossed in Sesame oil and Soy Sauce. Served as a side dish with so many cuisines from Indian, Thai, Vietnamese right through to British and French. Also dont forget, this is a superb vegetarian dish.

Broccoli with Sesame Seeds

Broccoli with Sesame Seeds

Simple ingredients very quickly turned into a superb side dish.
4.52 from 33 votes
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Course: Side Dish
Cuisine: British
Keyword: Nuts, Vegetables
Cook Time: 10 minutes
Total Time: 10 minutes
Servings: 4 people
Calories: 117kcal



  • Boil or steam the broccoli until it is cooked but still firm.
  • Heat the sesame oil in a skillet large enough to hold the broccoli.
  • Add the sesame seeds, the broccoli, and the soy sauce, stirring or tossing to combine.
  • Transfer to a serving dish.


Superb tasty vegetarian dish that is always a hit


Sodium: 269mg | Sugar: 3g | Fiber: 5g | Potassium: 561mg | Calories: 117kcal | Monounsaturated Fat: 2g | Polyunsaturated Fat: 2g | Saturated Fat: 1g | Fat: 7g | Protein: 6g | Carbohydrates: 13g