Mouth-Watering Brussels Sprouts with Bacon

Mouth-Watering Brussels Sprouts with Bacon

Brussel sprouts are a healthy vegetable that is quite trendy these days. Of course, as they say, everything tastes better with bacon.

Read on to get this mouth-watering Brussels Sprouts with Bacon recipe…

Mouth-Watering Brussels Sprouts with BaconNow, before you try this dish remember you can substitute turkey bacon for pork bacon. In addition, garlic is really good in this dish as well.

At we enjoy our cooking challenges with each other by changing up recipes so don’t forget you can always season with your favorite spices. This is a goody from Rachael Ray:

Total: 25 min Prep: 10 min Cook: 15 min

Yield: 4 servings:


  • 3 slices bacon, chopped
  • 1 tablespoon extra-virgin olive oil, 1 turn of the pan
  • 1 shallot, chopped
  • 1 1/2 pounds Brussels sprouts, trimmed, small sprouts left whole, larger sprouts halved
  • Salt and pepper, to your taste
  • 1 cup chicken broth


Brown bacon in a medium skillet over medium high heat. Remove bacon to a paper towel lined plate. Add extra-virgin olive oil to the pan, 1 turn. Add shallots to the pan and sauté 1 to 2 minutes. Add Brussels sprouts and coat in oil. Season with salt and pepper.

Cook Brussels sprouts 2 to 3 minutes to begin to soften, then add broth. Bring broth to a bubble, cover and reduce heat to medium low. Cook 10 minutes, until tender.

Transfer sprouts to a serving dish with a slotted spoon and top with cooked bacon bits.

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