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Total Time: 20 minutes Makes: 4 servings
1 pound broccoli floret
2 tablespoons organic virgin coconut oil
2 tablespoons organic unsalted butter
1 teaspoon garlic, minced
1/2 teaspoon lemon zest, grated
1-2 tablespoons fresh lemon juice
2 tablespoons **pine nuts, toasted
Sea salt and freshly ground black pepper to taste
- Preheat oven to 500 degrees F.
- In a large bowl, toss the broccoli with the oil and salt and pepper to taste.
- Arrange the florets in a single layer on a baking sheet and roast, turning once for 12 minutes or until tender.
- Meanwhile, in a small pan, melt the butter over medium heat.
- Add the garlic and lemon zest and heat, stirring for about 1 minute.
- Let cool and stir in the lemon juice.
- Place broccoli in a serving bowl, pour the lemon butter over it, and toss to coat.
- Sprinkle the toasted **pine nuts over the top to add a crunch!
**Pine nuts can be replaced with raw sunflower seeds if the price per pound is a concern.