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5 from 6 votes

Stove top Broccoli

Stovetop broccoli is the best broccoli ever! This broccoli takes less than 10 minutes to make and if you use this method, it would be the best broccoli of your life. Well, it’s mine now.
Prep Time5 mins
Cook Time7 mins
Total Time12 mins
Course: Side Dish, Vegetable
Cuisine: British
Keyword: Best broccoli recipe, Easy broccoli recipe, stove top broccoli
Servings: 4
Author: Ajoke


  • 1 large broccoli head
  • 1 tbsp Vegetable oil
  • 1 tbsp butter
  • Salt and pepper
  • 1 tsp Onion powder
  • 2 tbsp water


  • Cut the broccoli head into florets. If the florets are too big, cut them up to manageable sizes.
  • Rinse and pat dry thoroughly
  • Place a pan on medium heat, add vegetable oil, butter and heat to melt, add the broccoli florets.
  • Leave for a minute before stirring or tossing. Add 2tbsp water, stir to combine. Finish off with salt, pepper and onion powder. Continue cooking for another 3 minutes.
  • Serve immediately