Sprouts Roasted and Marinated

Pat Duran


This recipe was given to me by one of the ladies of the auxiliary firefighters association when my husband was a volunteer firefighter in Michigan for 31 years.
Mrs. Mahaffy , a great cook and a diabetic has given me many of her recipe to post in my cookbook.


★★★★★ 1 vote

makes about 4 cups
5 Min
25 Min


  • 10-16 oz
    fresh brussel sprouts,sliced lengthwise
  • 4 Tbsp
    balsamic vinegar or lo-cal italian dressing
  • 6 small
    cloves garlic, minced or chopped fine
  • 1 small
    shallot, finely chopped
  • 4 Tbsp
    olive oil
  • 1 tsp
    dried parsley leaves
  • 1/2 tsp
    dill weed
  • 2 tsp
    chopped fine rosemary
  • 2 Tbsp
    bacon bits, optional adds calories

How to Make Sprouts Roasted and Marinated


  1. Preheat oven to 425^.
    Cook sprouts in water in a saucepan, just until al dente. Drain well, pat dry and cut in half lengthwise.
  2. Combine sprouts 3 Tablespoons of the olive oil and sprinkle with salt and pepper.
    Spread on a sprayed cookie sheet.
    Roast 15-20 minutes until tender and not too dry.
    Remove from oven and set aside.
  3. In a large skillet sauté the shallot,and garlic and remaining olive oil over medium-high heat, until tender.
    Add balsamic vinegar(or Italian dressing) and cook and stir for about 3 minutes. Stir in remaining ingredients and heat through. Put sprouts in a bowl and pour this mixture over sprouts. Eat while warm or chill several hours and serve chilled.
    About 13 calories per whole sprout.

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About Sprouts Roasted and Marinated

Course/Dish: Vegetables

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