Broccoli Dip

Deliciously creamy yet light, surprise your guests with this economical dip using up those broccoli stalks which are so easily discarded.

Category:  Sauces, Dressings & Dips  - 
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Ingredients

For 1 people

Recipe

  • 160 g of broccoli stalks
  • 2 tbs low fat cremé fraiche
  • zest of half a lemon
  • sprigs of tender new growth thyme
  • chilli powder (optional)

Broccoli Dip Directions

  1. 1. Cut the broccoli stalks into rough chunks and cook until tender, either by steaming or microwave on High along with a couple of tablespoons of water.
  2. 2. Using either a hand blender or liquidiser, blitz the broccoli for a few seconds. Add the cremé fraiche, lemon zest, thyme and chilli, if using and blitz again until smooth. Decant into a serving dish and chill before serving.
  3. Hint: The hand blender or liquidiser will give a finer consistency than by using a food processor.
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