Brussels sprouts or as I affectionately refer to them “baby cabbages” are one of my favorite foods. You have no idea how much I look forward to eating them in season.
Some people think this is pumpkin spice on everything time but for me I’ll skip the spice for an extra serving of greens. Want to impress me send me one of these babies:
Brussels sprouts are PACKED with Vitamin C, Vitamin K, Iron and contain anti cancer properties. They taste fantastic and are a quick easy way to pack your day with nutrients.
As a kid you couldn’t get me to look twice at a Brussels Sprout as an adult I can’t get enough of them. I secretly look forward to them arriving by the stalk at my local farmers market. And a certain part of my heart flutters as I cut them to roast. Even just writing this I’m getting hungry.
Brussels sprouts are now coming into season and there is no better way to celebrate than with these 10 delicious recipes that will turn even he most harsh critic into a lover of Brussels Sprouts.
Sautéed Brussels Sprouts with Bacon:
- 1 1/2 cup Brussels Sprouts halved
- 1 small onion diced
- 2-3 cloves of garlic
- 4-5 slices of cooked bacon crumbled
- 3 tablespoons coconut aminos
- 2 tablespoons olive oil (NOT EVOO)
- Salt/Pepper to taste
- Heat pan over medium heat add olive oil, onion and garlic.
- Saute until onions are clear
- Add Brussel sprouts and bacon cook 5-6 minutes (add a little water if pan gets dry)
- Add coconut aminos and cook and additional 2-3 minutes ( until the brussels are soft)
- Remove from heat, serve warm
- *Optional add almond slivers
Caramelized Butternut Squash and Roasted Brussels Sprouts from Iowa Girl Eats
Honey Sriracha Roasted Brussels Sprouts from Shared Appetite
Beet and Brussels Sprout Salad from Stupid Easy Paleo
Brussels Sprouts Latkes from what Jew Want to Eat
Lemon Garlic Brussels Sprouts from What’s Gabby Cooking?
The Best Brussels Sprouts from Horses and Heels
Roasted Brussels Sprouts with Garlic Aioli from Cakes Cottage
Pear and Blue Cheese Roasted Brussels Sprouts from the Cookie Rookie
Roasted Maple Brussels Sprouts from Bake At Midnite
And because no great recipe round-up should end at 10! We are turning this all the way up to 11!
So if you are looking for some new additions to your meal plan this week, or just want to give Brussels Sprouts another try these recipes are sure to satisfy.
Question of the Day: What is your favorite way to eat Brussels Sprouts?