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Sausage and Broccoli Rabe


  • 1 large bundle broccoli rabe, about 1 1/4-1 1/2 pounds

  • Salt

  • 2 tablespoons extra virgin olive oil (EVOO)

  • 1 pound bulk Italian hot or sweet sausage


Trim ends of the broccoli rabe and cut into 3-inch pieces. Bring 2 inches water to a boil in a high sided skillet. Salt the water. Add the broccoli rabe and simmer 10 minutes, drain. Return skillet to the stove and heat EVOO over medium-high heat. Add sausage, brown and crumble 6-7 minutes. Add the broccoli rabe and stir to combine.