Low Calorie Roasted Broccolini

Oven Roasted Broccolini with Garlic and Lemon

This Low Calorie Roasted Broccolini with Garlic and Lemon is just 89 calories, and is made in just 30 minutes (including prep time!)

Oven Roasted Broccolini with Garlic and Lemon

Ingredients You’ll Need:

  • 2 bunches Broccolini 
  • Olive Oil Spray
  • 4 cloves garlic
  • 1 teaspoon salt
  • ½ teaspoon pepper
  • 1 lemon (zest and juice)

Low Calorie Roasted Broccolini

Oven Roasted Broccolini with Garlic and Lemon

Healthy Roasted Broccolini Meal Prep and Storage

stored as meal prep! Simply add individual portions to meal prep containers and store for later.
Storage: Will hold for 5 days in the fridge and for 2 weeks in the freezer.
Reheating: Add to an oven at 200-250 degrees until warmed through. Or to the microwave for 2-3 minutes.

Low Calorie Roasted Broccolini

Oven Roasted Broccolini with Garlic and Lemon

Low Calorie Roasted Broccolini

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This quick vegetarian side dish is easy and delicious.
And at just 89 calories, this oven roasted broccolini is a super healthy vegan side dish you can feel good about serving weekly.
If you can't find broccolini (or baby broccoli) you can use regular broccoli florets instead.
5 from 2 votes
Prep Time 5 minutes
Cook Time 25 minutes
Total Time 30 minutes
Course Side Dish
Cuisine American
Servings 2 servings
Calories 89 kcal


  • 2 bunches Broccolini about 1 pound total
  • Olive Oil Spray
  • 4 cloves garlic thinly sliced
  • 1 teaspoon salt
  • ½ teaspoon pepper
  • 1 lemon (zest and juice)


  • Wash the broccolini in cold water and trim about 1/2-inch off the bottom of the stems.
  • Preheat the oven to 375 degrees.
  • Add the Broccolini to a 9×13 casserole dish.
  • Top with lemon zest, garlic, salt, and pepper.
  • Place in the oven and cook for 15 minutes.
  • Remove from the oven, toss and squeeze 1/2 the lemon over the broccolini.
  • Add back to the oven and cook for an additional 10 minutes.
  • Serve hot with lemon wedges.


Serving: 1.5cupsCalories: 89kcalCarbohydrates: 16.4gProtein: 6.6gFat: 0.4gSaturated Fat: 0.1gCholesterol: 0mgSodium: 1214mgPotassium: 60mgFiber: 2.9gSugar: 4.7gCalcium: 139mgIron: 2mg
Keyword broccolini, Side Dish, vegan
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About the Author

Hi, my name is Audrey Johns and I am a 4 time best selling cookbook author! All 4 of my low calorie cookbooks are published by HarperCollins (the oldest publishing house in the US!) and have been featured on prominent TV shows like The Today Show, Rachael Ray and The Doctors. I am a low calorie and healthy recipe authority and my delicious recipes are tried and loved by thousands of readers. 

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