Brussels sprouts with bacon and balsamic

    30 min

    Brussels sprouts and bacon are pan-fried until caramelised then glazed with balsamic vinegar in this quick and easy 5-ingredient side dish.

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    Serves: 8 

    • 900g Brussels sprouts, trimmed and halved lengthwise
    • 6 slices bacon, or more to taste, thinly sliced
    • salt and ground black pepper to taste
    • 160ml reduced balsamic vinegar, divided

    Prep:15min  ›  Cook:15min  ›  Ready in:30min 

    1. Combine sprouts and bacon in a cast iron pan; season with salt and pepper. Cook, stirring occasionally, until sprouts start to brown, 15 to 20 minutes. Drizzle 120ml of balsamic vinegar on top.
    2. Transfer sprouts and bacon to a serving dish; drizzle remaining balsamic vinegar on top.


    You can also roast the sprouts at 220 C for 20 to 30 minutes.

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    Very good, quick and easy!  -  12 Feb 2017  (Review from Allrecipes US | Canada)


    Great recipe! We added some chopped onion, fennel and a little minced garlic.  -  25 Dec 2016  (Review from Allrecipes US | Canada)


    This this the 2nd time I've made this and everyone loved it.  -  25 Dec 2016  (Review from Allrecipes US | Canada)