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Honey Dijon Brussels Sprouts

Honey Dijon Brussels Sprouts

Honey Dijon Brussels Sprouts are simple, tangy, a bit spicy, and incredibly flavorful – an ideal combination of flavors perfect for brussels sprouts

Honey Dijon Brussels Sprouts – one of the best brussels sprouts recipes ever! And incredibly easy. My son actually introduced me to the idea of putting honey dijon mustard on brussels sprouts (and he only started cooking this year). Then I just improved upon it with the balsamic vinegar. Fabulous! Funny, years ago I didn’t particularly like brussels sprouts and now I love them.

Basically, we have a sauce that is just equal parts honey dijon mustard, balsamic vinegar, and mild diced green chiles. I prepare the brussels sprouts my favorite way (boil till soft, then sautee in butter or olive oil till lightly browned), pour the sauce on and cook another couple minutes. Easy peasy! Don’t want any spicy heat? Leave the green chiles out – it’s still awesome! You also might like a lot of sauce or just a little, so adjust how much sauce you use to taste.

This is really one of my favorites and I’ll be making it over and over. Hope you enjoy it!

Honey Dijon Brussels Sprouts
 
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Serves: 6 servings
Ingredients
  • 1 lb fresh brussels sprouts
  • 1 tbsp olive oil
  • ¼ cup honey dijon mustard
  • ¼ cup balsamic vinegar
  • ¼ cup diced mild green chiles
  • salt to taste
Instructions
  1. In a small bowl, blend the mustard, balsamic vinegar, and green chiles. Set aside.
  2. Wash and trim base off the brussels sprouts. Slice each brussels sprout vertically in half or thirds.
  3. In a covered pot, boil the sprouts in about a half inch water just until soft, about 5 minutes.
  4. Heat 1 tablespoon olive oil in a medium skillet. Drain water off the brussels sprouts, then sautee them in the olive oil until lightly browned on both sides.
  5. Pour the sauce over the brussels sprouts and stir to coat. Cook over medium heat about 2 more minutes to cook the sauce into the sprouts. If needed, add salt to taste.
  6. Serve and enjoy!

 

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