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5 from 37 votes

Grilled Broccoli in Foil

When you grill broccoli in a foil packet, it tastes roasted, steamed and smokey. Irresistible!
Prep Time10 mins
Cook Time10 mins
Total Time20 mins
Course: Side Dish
Cuisine: American
Servings: 8
Calories: 60kcal
Author: Sula

Equipment

  • Aluminum foil, heavy duty is best

Ingredients

  • 1 pound broccoli cut up (approx. one large crown)
  • 1-2 tablespoons olive oil
  • 2 tablespoons butter
  • Salt and pepper to taste

Instructions

  • Place broccoli pieces in the middle of a large sheet of foil.
  • Drizzle olive oil over the broccoli, dot with butter and season with salt and pepper.
  • Cover with a second sheet of foil and seal the edges well.
  • Place on a preheated grill, directly on the grill grates. Close grill cover and cook 5 minutes, then flip and cook an additional 5 minutes. Remove from heat.
  • Open foil packet carefully (watch for hot steam!). Broccoli will be ready to serve.

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Notes

Nutrition estimates are based upon the standard that ½ cup is one serving of vegetables. You'll probably eat a lot more than one serving. :)

Nutrition

Calories: 60kcal | Carbohydrates: 4g | Protein: 2g | Fat: 5g | Saturated Fat: 2g | Cholesterol: 8mg | Sodium: 44mg | Potassium: 179mg | Fiber: 1g | Sugar: 1g | Vitamin A: 441IU | Vitamin C: 51mg | Calcium: 27mg | Iron: 1mg

Nutrition values are estimates only, using online calculators. Please verify using your own data.