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Brussels Sprouts with Marjoram and Pine Nuts Recipe

Looking for an easy Brussels Sprouts with Marjoram and Pine Nuts recipe? Learn how to make Brussels Sprouts with Marjoram and Pine Nuts using healthy ingredients.


Submitted by marit

Makes 8 servings



Think you don't like brussels sprouts? Think again: These are pretty irresistible. Bon Appétit November 2001

Recipe Ingredients for Brussels Sprouts with Marjoram and Pine Nuts

3 tablespoons butter
1/2 cup pine nuts
1 1/2 pounds brussel sprouts, fresh halved (or 1 1/2 pounds frozen brussel sprouts, thawed, halved)
1 cup chicken broth, canned low-salt
40 grams shallots, 2 shalllots minced
1 tablespoon chopped fresh marjoram
1/3 cup whipping cream

Recipe Directions for Brussels Sprouts with Marjoram and Pine Nuts

  1. Melt 1 tablespoon butter in heavy large skillet over medium heat. Add nuts and stir until golden, about 3 minutes. Transfer nuts to small bowl. Melt 1 tablespoon butter in same skillet over medium heat. Add sprouts; stir 1 minute. Add broth; cover and simmer until sprouts are almost tender, about 7 minutes. Uncover and simmer until broth evaporates, about 5 minutes. Using wooden spoon, push sprouts to sides of skillet. Melt 1 tablespoon butter in center of same skillet. Add shallots; sauté until tender, about 2 minutes. Stir in marjoram, then cream. Simmer until sprouts are coated with cream, stirring frequently, about 4 minutes. Season with salt and pepper. (Can be made 4 hours ahead. Cover and chill. Stir over medium heat to rewarm.)

  2. Transfer brussels sprouts to serving platter. Mix in half of pine nuts. Sprinkle with remaining pine nuts.

Categories

Side Dish

Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 139.1g
Amount Per Serving
Calories
156
Calories from Fat
109
% Daily Value*
Total Fat
12.1g
19%
Saturated Fat
4.2g
21%
Trans Fat
0.0g
Cholesterol
17mg
6%
Sodium
150mg
6%
Potassium
433mg
12%
Total Carbohydrates
10.0g
3%
Dietary Fiber
3.6g
14%
Sugars
2.3g
Protein
4.9g
Vitamin A 18% Vitamin C 122%
Calcium 5% Iron 11%
* Based on a 2000 calorie diet

Nutritional details are an estimate and should only be used as a guide for approximation.
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Health Information

Nutrition Grade
96% confidence
A-
  Good points
  • Very high in manganese
  • High in vitamin A
  • Very high in vitamin C
  •   Bad points
  • High in saturated fat
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