In this video, you’ll see a great technique for cutting your broccoli so the stems are all uniform in size. They’ll cook evenly that way! Once you’ve cooked the broccoli, it’s just a simple matter of making Chef John’s spicy lemon-garlic dressing. Get the recipe for Easy Broccoli Salad. In the video, you’ll also see a great technique for thoroughly draining the broccoli florets before adding the dressing.