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Skillet Braised Brussel Sprouts Recipe

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Contributor:  
Contributor:  
Terry Podoloff

Category:
Category:

Ingredients:  
Ingredients:  
4 slices of thick cut bacon, sliced into 1/4 in. strips
1 lb. Brussel sprouts, trimmed and halved
1 clove garlic, thinly sliced
1/2 c. chicken stock
1 tbsp. butter
1 tbsp. balsamic vinegar
Salt and pepper to taste

Directions:
Directions:
Place bacon in a large skillet over medium low heat; cook until just crisp, about 10 minutes. Transfer bacon to a paper towel lined dish, reserving bacon grease in skillet.
Increase heat to medium high under skillet; saute brussel sprouts in the bacon grease until lightly browned, 2 to 3 minutes. Add garlic to the brussel sprout and saute until fragrant, about 1 to 2 minutes.
Pour chicken stock over brussel sprouts mixture and cover skillet with a lid; simmer until the sprouts are bright green, 4 to 5 minutes. Remove lid and contnue simmering until liquid is evaporated and sprouts are tender, about 5 more minutes.
Remove skillet from heat and stir in bacon, butter, vinegar, salt and pepper into the mixture until butter is melted. Serve.

Number Of Servings:
Number Of Servings:
4
Preparation Time:
Preparation Time:
30 minutes
Personal Notes:
Personal Notes:
I love brussel sprouts, but my husband hates them. I have a friend who likes them as well and I tried this and we discovered we love them even more!

 

 

 

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