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Bacon Brussels Sprouts

Bacon Brussels Sprouts

30 Min(s)
30 Min(s) Prep
Healthy Living
Glaze these Bacon Brussels Sprouts in the pan with apple juice and give them a toasted almond topping. Our Bacon Brussels Sprouts are an excellent dinnertime side dish.
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8 servings
Original recipe yields 8 servings
1 Tbsp. butter
1 small red onion, thinly sliced
2 lb. Brussels sprouts, trimmed, halved
3/4 cup apple juice
1/4 cup brown sugar
1/4 tsp. ground nutmeg
1/4 tsp. freshly ground black pepper
1/4 cup sliced almonds, toasted
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Let's Make It
1
Cook and stir bacon in large skillet on medium heat until crisp. Remove bacon from skillet with slotted spoon; drain on paper towels. Discard all but 1 Tbsp. drippings from skillet.
2
Add butter, onions and Brussels sprouts to drippings in skillet; cook and stir on medium-high heat 1 to 2 min. or until Brussels sprouts are lightly browned. Mix next 4 ingredients until blended; pour over sprouts. Cook 5 min. or until liquid is cooked off and sprouts are evenly glazed, stirring occasionally. Stir in bacon.
3
Spoon sprouts into bowl; top with nuts.
Kitchen Tips
Tip 1
How to Toast Nuts
Toasting nuts adds crunch and intensifies their flavor. To toast nuts in the microwave, place up to 1 cup nuts in microwaveable shallow dish. Microwave on HIGH until fragrant and crisp, stirring every 30 sec.
Tip 2
Substitute
Substitute apple cider for the apple juice.
Tip 3
Nutrition Bonus
Liven up your Brussels sprouts with this flavorful recipe. Not only are they rich in vitamin C but they also provide vitamin A.
Nutrition
Calories
130
Calories From Fat
0
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 4.5g
6%
Saturated Fat 1.5g
8%
Trans Fat 0g
Cholesterol 5mg
2%
Sodium 135mg
6%
Total Carbohydrates 19g
7%
Dietary Fibers 3g
11%
Sugars 11g
22%
Protein 5g
10%
Vitamin A
20%
Vitamin C
80%
Calcium
4%
Iron
8%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.
servings
8 servings, 2/3 cup each
* Nutrition information is estimated based on the ingredients and cooking instructions as described in each recipe and is intended to be used for informational purposes only. Please note that nutrition details may vary based on methods of preparation, origin and freshness of ingredients used.
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