(rob) A vegetable with 6- to 9-inch, dark green, leafy stalks and clusters of small buds that look somewhat like those on broccoli. Broccoli rabe, which is a member of the cabbage family, also is called rapini. Both the stems and leaves have a somewhat sharp and flavor.
Broccoli Rabe over Polenta
Slightly bitter, crisp-tender broccoli rabe in this recipe tastes superb when mixed with roasted sweet peppers and served over creamy polenta. If you can't find broccoli rabe , use broccoli flowerets or broccolini.
Orecchiette with Broccoli Rabe & Chickpeas
The assertive flavor of broccoli rabe and rosemary are paired with sturdy chickpeas in this satisfying pasta dish. When buying broccoli rabe , check to make sure the bottoms of the stems are relatively tight, green and moist. If the broccoli rabe at your store is past its prime--or if you prefer a ...
Chicken, Broccoli Rabe & Feta on Toast
The assertive flavor of broccoli rabe can be a schoolyard bully in dishes. But here, the sweet tomatoes and briny feta stand up to its bite, rendering this dish a rustic but comforting favorite. Still, if broccoli rabe proves too strong for your taste, you can substitute broccolini or even tiny, ...
Broccoli Rabe ’s Big Surprise — No, You Won’t Hate It!
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Perfect Pesto with Broccoli Rabe : Cook Once, Eat Twice
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Broccoli Rabe with Sausage
This recipe for Broccoli Rabe with Sausage is a play on the popular sandwich that uses the same ingredients. Here, the rabe and sausage ditch the bread. Perhaps they're trying to slim down for summer.