How to Steam BroccoliTo make steamed broccoli, you'll need:
broccoli, cut into florets and washed
salt and pepper to taste
a steamer basket or colander (not plastic)
- dutch over or large pot with lid (the colander or steamer basket must be able to fit in the pot)
How to Steam Broccoli in the MicrowaveSteaming broccoli in the microwave has super easy. Simply add washed, cut florets into a microwave safe bowl. Add 2 tablespoons of water per bunch and cover. Microwave the broccoli for 3 minutes or longer until it can be pierced with a fork.
If at 3 minutes, it is not done, cook in 30 second increments until done.