How to Clean Broccoli

Three Methods:WaterVinegarSalt Water

Before cooking, it is always wise to clean the food and the utensils. In this article you will read some tips on cleaning Broccoli.

Method 1
Water

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    Place your broccoli under running water.
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    With your hands or a vegetable scrubber, scrub every part of the broccoli.
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    When done, pat dry with towel and begin prepping for cooking.

Method 2
Vinegar

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    Leave the broccoli in vinegar for five to ten minutes.
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    Once done soaking, rinse off with water and pat down dry with towel.

Method 3
Salt Water

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    Mix every cup of water with a tablespoon of salt.
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    Leave the broccoli in the salted water for five to ten minutes
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    Once done soaking, rinse off with water and pat down dry with towel.
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    Finished.

Tips

  • When cleaning utensils and working area, it's best to use fragrance-free cleaning supplies.
  • It's best to use a clean, bristle-like brush when scrubbing your vegetable clean.
  • You can use both water and vinegar method to clean your broccoli.

Warnings

  • Be careful measuring vinegar and salt.
  • Make sure to wash vegetable completely, a dirty vegetable can possibly carry unwanted diseases and germs.

Things You'll Need

  • Running water
  • Vinegar
  • Towel
  • Vegetable scrubber
  • Container

Article Info

Categories: Cleaning Food