Aunti Shirley's maple-bacon brussel sprouts

Aunti Shirley's Maple-bacon Brussel Sprouts Recipe

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sherry monfils


I never liked brussel sprouts until my aunt made these for me.


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15 Min
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10 oz pkgs brussel sprouts, trimmed
6 oz bag pearl onions, red if you can get them, peeled
6 slice
maple-flavored bacon
1/4 c
chicken broth
2 Tbsp
lemon juice
2 Tbsp
pure maple syrup
2 tsp
fresh thyme, chopped

How to Make Aunti Shirley's maple-bacon brussel sprouts


  • 1In medium pot, over high heat, cook brussel sprouts and pearl onions in boiling water for about 3 mins. Drain.
  • 2In skillet, over med-high heat, cook bacon until crisp. Remove bacon from skillet onto paper towels. Discard all but 2 tbsp bacon fat from skillet. Coarsely chop bacon when cooled.
  • 3Add to skillet, the chicken broth, lemon juice, maple syrup, thyme and brussel sprout mix. Cook 5 mins, stirring occasionally, until heated through. Season w/ salt and pepper. Sprinkle w/ chopped bacon.

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About Aunti Shirley's maple-bacon brussel sprouts

Course/Dish: Vegetables
Other Tags: Quick & Easy, Healthy

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