CREAMY BRUSSELS SPROUTS WITH PEPPERED BACON
Recipe & photo: Family Circle Hometown Favorites
4 slicepeppered bacon
2 lbbrussels sprouts, trimmed and halved through stem end
3/4 cchicken broth
1/4 tspfreshly ground black pepper
3/4 cwhipping cream
·cracked black pepper
How to Make CREAMY BRUSSELS SPROUTS WITH PEPPERED BACON
- In a large skillet cook bacon over medium heat until browned and crisp. Drain, reserving 2 Tbsp. drippings in skillet.
- Add Brussels sprouts to drippings in skillet. Cook over medium heat 4 minutes, stirring occasionally. Add broth, salt and pepper. Heat to boiling. Reduce heat; simmer, covered, for 5 minutes. Uncover; cook 2 to 4 minutes more or until liquid is almost evaporated. Add cream. Cook 4 minutes more or until thickened.
- Transfer sprouts to serving dish. Sprinkle with crumbled bacon and cracked pepper.