Bacon-Balsalmic Brussels Sprouts
If I’m at a restaurant and they offer brussels sprouts on their menu I usually order them, because they’re usually prepared something like this: golden and crisp on the outside, and warm, savory and sweet on the inside. I was just at a networking dinner last night and had them again, which inspired me to share this recipe with you.
For those of you who supposedly hate brussels sprouts, I highly encourage you to try them like this. You may just discover that you’ve never actually hated them, you’ve just never had them the right way! ;)
Bacon-Balsalmic Brussels Sprouts
Recipe adapted from InStyle Magazine, November 2015
- 6–8 slices turkey bacon, cut into 1/4″ pieces (or 6 slices regular thick-cut bacon if you’re feeling rebellious)
- 2 tbls extra virgin olive oil, divided
- 2 lbs small Brussels sprouts, halved
- Sea salt, black or lemon pepper to taste
- 1/3c lemon juice
- 3 garlic cloves
- 1 tbls balsamic vinegar
- 1/2 tsp thyme
- In a cast iron skillet, cook bacon over medium heat until browned but not crisp. Then transfer to a paper towel to soak excess grease.
- Pour off fat (I pour it into a glass jar and freeze it so I can throw it away — if you pour it down the drain it will solidify and clog pipes!), then heat 1 tablespoon of the olive oil in the skillet. Add half of the Brussels sprouts, cut side down and season with sea salt and pepper of choice. Cook over moderately high heat until browned on the bottom (3–5 minutes) then transfer to a plate. Repeat with the other half of the olive oil and Brussels sprouts.
- Return browned Brussels sprouts to the skillet, add 1/2c water, cover, and cook over moderately high heat, stirring occasionally, until tender (5–7 minutes).
- Stir in chopped bacon, lemon juice, and garlic; cook for 2 minutes, stirring occasionally.
- Stir in vinegar; season with sea salt and pepper of choice.
- Transfer to a serving plate/bowl, garnish with thyme, serve and enjoy!
I hope you love these as much as I do — it’s a easy to get more servings of veggies down when you actually enjoy eating them! ;)
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