How to Cook Frozen Broccoli

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How to Cook Frozen Broccoli


Want to know how to cook frozen broccoli? There is a misconception that cooking frozen broccoli results in a bland and boring bowl of broccoli, but it doesn’t need to be that way.

How to Season Frozen Broccoli

– Lemon zest or a squeeze of lemon juice – Fresh garlic – Garlic salt or garlic powder – Onion powder – Seasoning salt – Lemon pepper – Ranch seasoning – Cajun seasoning – Steak seasoning – Jerk seasoning – Red pepper flakes – Parmesan cheese – Cheese sauce

Ultimate Guide to the Best Ways to Cook Frozen Broccoli

How to Cook Frozen Broccoli in Air Fryer


Preheat air fryer. Add broccoli florets to air fryer in a pile. Drizzle with olive oil, sprinkle with sea salt, and shake air fryer basket to distribute broccoli in a single layer. Air fry for 10 minutes, shake, and cook another 2-3 minutes to desired crispness.

How to Cook Frozen Broccoli on Stove

Heat large nonstick frying pan over medium heat. Add frozen broccoli to skillet and cover. Cook for 5 minutes and then uncover. Turn heat up to medium-high, drizzle broccoli with olive oil and season with sea salt. Toss to coat and cook another 3-4 minutes.


How to Cook Frozen Broccoli in Microwave

Place frozen broccoli in a microwave safe dish. Add 1/2 cup water and microwave in 2 minute increments, until hot. It will take about 4-7 minutes. Drain excess water and season before serving.


How to Cook Frozen Broccoli in the Oven

Preheat oven to 425 degrees F. Spread broccoli in a single layer on a baking sheet pan. Roast broccoli for 15 minutes, toss, drizzle with olive oil, season with sea salt, and cook another 10-12 minutes.