Vegetables and Sides

Broccolini with Pine Nuts and Garlic

Recipe courtesy of Anolon Gourmet Cookware

Ingredients
  • 2 pounds broccolini
  • 1/3 cup pine nuts
  • 6 Tbl extra virgin olive oil
  • 16 garlic cloves thinly sliced
  • 1/2 Tsp salt
  • 1/4 Tsp freshly ground black pepper
Directions
  1. Bring a large pot of salted water to a boil. Add the broccolini, cover, return to a boil and cook 3 minutes. Drain and rinse the broccolini under cold water to stop the cooking process; drain again. 
  2. Heat a large nonstick skillet over medium heat. Add the pine nuts and cook, shaking pan often, until lightly browned, 3 to 5 minutes; transfer to a bowl. Return skillet to the heat and add 3 tablespoons oil and half the garlic. Cook the garlic, stirring occasionally, until just starting to brown slightly, 1 to 2 minutes. Add half of the broccolini and half of the pine nuts; cook, tossing, until hot, 2 to 3 minutes. Season with 1/4 teaspoon salt and 1/8 teaspoon pepper; transfer to a bowl and repeat with remaining ingredients. Serve hot.
Yield: 8 serviings
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