Brussels Sprouts with Apples and Maple Syrup
Source: Deb Fry, Finger Lakes Eat Smart New York, CCE-Chemung County
Serving size: 1/2 cup
Servings per recipe: 4
These delicious Brussels Sprouts will have your family coming back for seconds!View Nutrition Facts
2 cups Brussels sprouts, halved
- Heat oil and butter in skillet over medium high heat until butter is melted.
- Add Brussels sprouts, cut side down, in a single layer. Reduce heat to medium and cook 3-4 minutes until bottoms are lightly browned, then stir to flip Brussels sprouts and cook 3-4 minutes more.
- Add the cut apples and stir often until they are slightly soft with some light browning, 4-5 minutes.
- Drizzle with maple syrup and serve.
More About Brussels Sprouts
How to Select
Choose firm, compact, bright green brussels sprouts heads. Buy on stalk when possible.
How to Store
Refrigerate brussels sprouts in a plastic bag with some air holes up to 1 week. Freeze: Blanch, cool, and freeze in plastic bags.
How to Prepare
Cut round sprouts from stems. Trim off yellow outer leaves. Rinse in cold water. Boil, microwave, or steam until tender. Bake, sauté, or braise. Add to soups, stews, and casseroles. Toss with pasta, garlic and oil. Good served with butter, salt and pepper, with grated cheese, or with lemon juice and almond slivers.