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Peeling Broccoli Stems

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Start With Fresh Broccoli
Peeling Broccoli Stems

Broccoli

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Think broccoli stems are tough? Bitter? Inedible? Try peeling them and discover a crisp, mild, crunchy treat.

Look for broccoli heads with fresh-cut stems. Avoid stem ends that are browning or look dried out.

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