lemon broccolini topped with egg | superman cooks

Lemon Broccolini Topped with Egg

  • Author: Superman Cooks
  • Prep Time: 5 mins
  • Cook Time: 15 mins
  • Total Time: 20 mins
  • Yield: 2 portions 1x
  • Category: Vegetable
  • Cuisine: Italian American


An Italian inspired dish that has a creative blend of texture and flavor.



  • 8 oz fresh broccolini
  • 2 small fresh eggs
  • 2 cloves garlic
  • 1 tsp cracked black pepper
  • 2 tbsp olive oil
  • 1/4 C sliced toasted almonds
  • parmesan cheese


  1. In a large sauté pan bring 1/2 C water to boil. Add broccolini, cover and cook over medium for 3 minutes.
  2. Remove from water and allow to dry. Drain water from pan and return to stove top.
  3. Heat olive oil in pan and add broccolini along with garlic cloves and cracked pepper, Cook turning half way for 7-8 minutes over high heat.
  4. While this is cooking, using anther sauté pan, cook two eggs over medium heat until whites are firm.
  5. To serve, plate broccolini and top with eggs and toasted almonds.
  6. Shave fresh parmesan and fresh squeezed lemon juice over top.
  7. Salt to taste.

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