Go Green With The Cauliflower And Broccoli Salad With Lemon Dressing

PICTURE: Southlands Sun

There are a lot of creative ways to make cauliflower and broccoli tasty, and a way that will have your kids enjoying it. Many people do not enjoy vegetables but making them, with added flavours gives them a twist.

Try out this simple, delicious salad and it might be a regular to your meals:


½ head of cauliflower, cut into large florets

1 bunch broccoli stems trimmed and left in large florets

2 Tablespoons lemon juice

6 Tablespoons Extra virgin olive oil

2 cloves garlic, crushed

Salt and pepper to taste

A handful of sunflower seeds and sesame seeds


Steam the broccoli and cauliflower until tender but still crispy.

In a small bowl whisk together the lemon juice and garlic.

Whisk in the olive oil in a steady stream until emulsified.

Season with salt and pepper.

Drizzle the dressing over the steamed vegetables.

Sprinkle the seeds over the salad before serving

Even more delicious when refrigerated