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steamed broccoli
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How to Steam Broccoli in a Rice Cooker

Your rice cooker can make perfectly cooked broccoli - here's how:
Prep Time5 mins
Cook Time3 mins
Additional Time10 mins
Total Time18 mins
Course: Side Dishes
Cuisine: American
Keyword: broccoli
Servings: 4 servings
Calories: 3kcal
Author: Lynda


  • 1 head of broccoli
  • 2 cups of water
  • salt to taste


  • Cut the florets off the broccoli and discard the stalk (or reserve for another use).
  • Pour 2 cups of water into rice cooker pot.
  • Rinse florets in running water and place in steam basket. Place basket in rice cooker and close lid.
  • Using the STEAM COOK feature, steam broccoli for 3 minutes.
  • When finished, lightly salt.



Serving: 1 | Calories: 3kcal | Carbohydrates: 1g | Sodium: 154mg