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Quick and savory broccoli

Looking for a way to cook broccoli that’s easy, quick, and leaves the broccoli tasting yummy and, well, savory? This is one such recipe.

I found this in a Cook’s Illustrated magazine, “Dinner for Two,” in the recipe for Chicken Divan and then modified it in order to use it as a side dish instead.

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Roasted zucchini

I really like zucchini — such a versatile vegetable! It’s great solo, in stews, stir-fried, whatever! But this recipe uses a technique I’d never tried before, roasting. And it was lovely, like a zucchini custard inside, with lightly crisp edges on the outside.

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Maple-glazed brussels sprouts

Brussels sprouts are great, especially in cooler months (and this spring certainly has been cool here in the mid-Atlantic!). This recipe, modified from one in Cook’s, softens the bitter taste that Brussels sprouts can have with a nice, slightly caramelized flavor. Plus, it’s very easy to make!


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