Lentils with Broccoli

Linticcia cui bruocculi

Preparation info
  • Serves

    6 to 8

    • Difficulty


Appears in
Sicilian Feasts

By Giovanna Bellia La Marca

Published 2023

  • About

Lentils must soak overnight, so plan ahead.


  • 1 pound lentils
  • 1 bunch fresh broccoli
  • ½ cup


To cook perfect lentils

Pick over the lentils, rinse, place them in a pot, and add 6 cups of cold water. Bring the water and lentils to the boil, and simmer over low heat for 10 minutes. Turn the heat off, cover, and let stand overnight in the broth.

Trim and wash the broccoli. Cut th