Maple Bacon Roasted Brussels Sprouts


There was a time when I despised Brussels sprouts. I had a roommate about 10 years ago who loooooved Brussels Sprouts. She would microwave them until they were hard tiny balls and pop them into her mouth. I hated the smell. That was my first foray with Brussels sprouts; I wouldn’t touch them with a…

Cheesy Creamed Brussels Sprouts


Whenever I decide to start eating more vegetables I go overboard in my buying. Which usually means I usually end up wasting too much. I randomly purchased a one-pound package of brussels sprouts last week with no real concept of how to cook them. Since I had bacon and heavy cream in my refrigerator that…

Brussels Sprouts in Marjoram Cream


My recipe for double-baked Brussels sprouts is modeled after The Union House‘s recipe featured in the Milwaukee Journal-Sentinel. The recipe as described did not work for me. I found that the Brussels sprouts were not cooked enough after 20 minutes. Additionally, the heavy cream never thickened/absorbed. To remedy this, I added about a tablespoon of…

Pan-Roasted Brussels Sprout Gratin


I have a friend who has been mostly vegetarian/vegan for a while now. Last weekend we went out for dinner and we ended up having a mostly vegetarian meal. We tend to share meals when eating out, and we have no problem finding tasty sharable vegetarian dishes. Vegan choices are a bit more difficult for…

Creamy Baked Brussels Sprouts


I was super stoked to make this recipe after the last time I made cheesy Brussels sprouts. I would definitely make this dish again but would change a few things. ingredients. 1 1/2 lbs. Brussels sprouts 1 8-oz. package of cream cheese 1/2 c. mayonnaise 1/2 c. sour cream 3/4 c. grated parmesan cheese 2…

Creamed Brussels Sprouts Au Gratin with Bacon


I meant to make a healthy dish of roasted Brussels sprouts to go with the three varieties of BBQ’ed meat and heart unhealthy recipes on the menu for the day of BBQing I’d carefully planned with my coworker. But then out of curiosity I googled “creamed + Brussels sprouts” and found this recipe I could…

Brussels Crisps


Brussels Sprouts and I have a history – mainly one of contempt on my part. Until I tried this recipe, that is.