How to steam Tenderstem® broccoli

Want to get steamy with your stems? Watch our video below to see just how easy it is to cook your Tenderstem® broccoli in this wonderful way.

How Long to Steam Tenderstem® Broccoli?

You should steam Tenderstem® broccoli for 3-4 minutes until it turns bright green in colour. This could change depending on the texture you’re looking for. For a crunchy texture to your Tenderstem®, you don’t want to steam it for too long. Whereas, if you’re looking for an extra tender result then you might need to steam it for a little bit longer. Always have a sharp knife or a fork on hand to give the stem a prod to see if it’s cooked to your liking.

Step by Step Instructions for How to Steam Tenderstem® Broccoli

  1. Bring a steaming pan or saucepan of water to the boil

  2. Wash the Tenderstem® broccoli

  3. Place Tenderstem® broccoli in a colander or steaming pan and cover over the boiling water

  4. Allow to steam for 3-4 minutes

  5. Your Tenderstem® broccoli is ready when bright green and tender

  6. Remove from the pan

  7. Shave some parmesan on top and it’s ready to enjoy