Go Green Brussels Sprouts Recipe

My favorite green vegetables of the moment are Brussels sprouts. It is often hard to find a tasty way to cook them. In the past I had always steamed them but found that the Brussels turned out too soft and mushy. This recipe bakes the Brussels sprouts to a crispy perfection!Brussels Sprouts 3

Ingredients: Brussels sprouts, olive oil, salt, pepper.

Directions: Start by washing your Brussels sprouts thoroughly, cutting the bottom off, and then slicing them in half. Place your halved Brussels in a mixing bowl. If some of the leaves fall off, add them to the bowl too…they will make a crispy treat when cooked!

Brussels Sprouts ©Nikol Klein

Toss the Brussels sprouts in a generous amount of olive oil, then season with salt and pepper to your taste. Next I bake them in the oven at 450 for 25-30 minutes or until they start to brown and the outside leaves look crispy.

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Once your Brussels sprouts are finished you can add a little more salt or pepper if needed. Pair this tasty vegetable with fish or chicken for dinner tonight!Cooked Brussels Sprouts


Posted on March 17, 2013, in fitness, nutrition, weight loss and tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , . Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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