This Sriracha Roasted Broccoli is a simple keto facet dish that takes lower than 20 minutes to get on the desk.
This Sriracha Roasted Broccoli is mildly spicy from the Sriracha, with salty notes from the soy sauce and a tangy end from contemporary lime juice. Ending it below the broiler provides it a toasty char that brings out the pure sweetness within the broccoli and simply brings all of it collectively.
I don’t make lots of broccoli dishes at residence as a result of my household detests broccoli and I’m the one partaker. So I normally reserve it for when we now have firm that I do know will recognize it, or if I’m simply within the temper for a giant bowl of it myself.
Calling this Sriracha Roasted Broccoli is a little bit of a stretch, however one way or the other microwaved after which broiled sriracha broccoli simply didn’t have the identical ring to it. 😂 However that IS the precise course of of constructing this keto broccoli recipe, and it’s even higher than roasting for my part.
Microwaving the broccoli first makes it tender-crisp and preserves that brilliant inexperienced colour. Then ending it within the broiler for a couple of minutes is what provides it the toasty taste of roasting, however with out making the broccoli overly tender – and it doesn’t take 40 minutes like roasting does both.
So I suppose in a manner – this recipe might be referred to as cheater’s sriracha roasted broccoli.
No matter title you select to name it by, this keto broccoli recipe is scrumptious, and simple, and fairly wholesome for you too.
In case you are consuming gluten free, you possibly can substitute the soy sauce with Tamari (a wheat free soy sauce) or fish sauce with nearly no distinction in taste.
You may completely use pre-cut broccoli florets on this sriracha roasted broccoli recipe, however I’d make sure to trim the ends and reduce any massive florets into smaller items. Trimming the items to across the identical dimension earlier than cooking will forestall some being too tender and different, bigger items, from not getting cooked sufficient and being too agency.
You may also use frozen broccoli for this recipe. As a result of it’s already blanched, you possibly can skip the microwaving step, however make sure to thaw and drain the broccoli earlier than tossing within the sriracha dressing, in any other case will probably be extraordinarily watery, flavorless, and also you received’t get that good char from broiling.
To make this dish egg free, you possibly can substitute the mayonnaise with 1 tablespoon of olive oil or avocado oil. You must also add an additional teaspoon of soy sauce (or options) and a further squeeze of lime juice on this sriracha roasted broccoli recipe to exchange the seasoning that the mayonnaise additionally supplies.
In case you are on the Whole30 or Squeaky Clean Keto and never consuming any sugar, you possibly can substitute the Sriracha with a chili paste referred to as Sambal Oelek that has the same taste with out the sugar.
Slightly spicy and just a little candy – that is my new favourite strategy to eat broccoli keto fashion!