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Synonyms for broccoli

plant with dense clusters of tight green flower buds

branched green undeveloped flower heads

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In that super food, glucosinolates (GSs) and the substances that are left when GSs are broken down can boost the levels of a broccoli enzyme that helps rid the body of carcinogens.
The researchers tested three commercially frozen samples of broccoli both before and after cooking them.
While the broccoli and tofu cool, bring a large saucepan of salted water to a boil.
The powder, an external source of myrosinase, was added to the frozen broccoli immediately before it was thawed.
ROASTED BROCCOLI 2 large bunches broccoli, cut into large florets 6 1/2 tablespoons oliveoil, divided 1 1/2 teaspoons kosher salt 1 1/2 teaspoon freshly ground black pepper Zest and juice of half lemon 1/3 cup grated Parmesan cheese 3 tablespoons toasted pine nuts 2 tablespoons julienned fresh basil
When you eat this broccoli C* you get a reduction in cholesterol in your blood stream," he told Associated Press Television.
In the study, when fresh broccoli sprouts were eaten with broccoli powder scientists could measure bioactive compounds - compounds found naturally in food that have a health benefit beyond basic nutrition - in the blood 30 minutes later.
Though growing conditions had been difficult this year, new varieties had been trialled with success, said Martin Haines, a Gloucestershire purple sprouting broccoli grower.
Purple Sprouting Broccoli with Mozzarella & Toasted Pine Nuts Ingredients (serves 4) 400g purple sprouting broccoli 4 Mozzarella balls 25g pine nuts Good virgin olive oil Sea salt & freshly milled pepper Method 1.
COOK up a healthy prawn and broccoli stirfry for tea.
Sprouting broccoli I KNOW we can buy broccoli all year round, but sprouting broccoli, with its small purple heads and leafy stems, comes into its own in winter and tastes fantastic picked fresh from the garden.
Ingredients 400g Festoni or Penne Pasta, dried 2x200g packs purple sprouting broccoli spears 2 tsp olive oil 250g pack sweet cured smoked back bacon with maple syrup, chopped 2 cloves garlic, crushed 150ml dry white wine 50g freshly grated Parmigiano Reggiano Method Cook the pasta according to pack instructions.
Here's another reason to eat your broccoli: UCLA researchers report that a naturally occurring compound found in broccoli and other cruciferous vegetables may help protect against respiratory inflammation that causes conditions like asthma, allergic rhinitis, and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease.