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RECIPE OF THE MONTH


Honey Cider Glazed Broccolini with Toasted Hazelnuts, Chia & Feta

Provided by the American Liver Foundation’s Greater Los Angeles Division

Created by Chef Sharone Hakman, owner of Hak's BBQ and Host of Flavors of Los Angeles


(Serves 4)

Ingredients

Broccolini:

8 oz. package broccolini

handful of raw hazelnuts

1 teaspoon chia seeds

¼ cup crumbled feta cheese

Glaze:

3 tablespoons apple cider vinegar

1½ tablespoons of honey

1 tablespoon extra virgin olive oil

2 tablespoons hot water

salt and pepper to taste

Method

Hazelnuts to toast:

Preheat oven to 350 degrees. Place hazelnuts on baking sheet and bake for 10-15 minutes until golden brown. Out of the oven, slightly pound hazelnuts with back of a spoon until they form coarse pieces.

Making the glaze:

Combine in small bowl vinegar, honey, olive oil, water, salt and pepper.

Grilling the broccolini:

Pour ¾ of glaze on broccolini and reserve rest for finishing. Toss well with broccolini. Preheat grill to high and grill broccolini on each side about 90 second to 2 minutes.

Place broccolini back in bowl and toss in chia seeds. Plate broccolini and top with crumbled feta. Garnish with toasted hazelnuts and drizzle remainder of glaze. Enjoy!


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