Steaming Broccoli: Place the broccoli florets and stems in a microwave-safe dish and pour tablespoons of water over top. Cover with a dinner plate and microwave on HIGH for minutes. Remove the lid carefully and check if the broccoli is tender.
How to steam broccoli in mcrowave. I’ve always steamed by broccoli on the stove, but not anymore. Steaming broccoli in the microwave is EASIER and takes half the time for perfectly steamed broccoli.
Microwaves are suddenly having their day in the sun; last week Mark Bittman gave them a thumb's up in the New York Times
Quick steamed broccoli- microwave with a splash of water for two minutes. I used 5 minutes to actually cook it.
stovetop steaming times for tons of veggies!
One of the best little tricks I've ever learned