Preparation time: 10 minutes
Cooking time: 5 minutes
Difficulty: Medium - experience needed
Dietary guidance: v v n g
1 lb of broccoli rabe, trimmed
1 T kosher salt
1 T olive oil (EVOO)
1 T butter (optional)
2 cloves garlic, sliced thin on a mandoline or the Pampered Chef garlic slicer
1 t kosher salt
pepper to taste
Broil the half lemon for about 5 minutes until slightly charred. Remove and cool.
Blanch the broccoli rabe for 1 minute in a large pot of boiling water with 1 T kosher salt added. Drain
Heat EVOO and melt the butter in a skillet. Add the garlic and sweat 1-2 minutes, depending on the thickness of the garlic slices. Squeeze the lemon into the skillet, then add the broccoli rabe. Sprinkle with 1 t kosher salt and fresh ground pepper to taste. Saute for about 2 minutes.