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Bacon Brussels Sprouts With Dates

Bacon and Date Brussels Sprouts

JC Phelps
These aren't your ordinary Brussels sprouts, y'all -- try my bacon and date Brussels sprouts and never look back!
5 from 1 vote
Prep Time 5 mins
Cook Time 20 mins
Total Time 25 mins
Course Side Dish
Cuisine American, Southern
Servings 4 servings
Calories 177 kcal

Ingredients
  

  • 10 oz. Brussels Sprouts shaved
  • 6 Slices of Bacon cooked and chopped
  • 8 dates chopped
  • 1/3 c. fresh parmesan
  • 2.5 tbsp. Orange Juice
  • 1 tbsp. Orange Zest
  • 1 tsp. Garlic powder
  • 1 tsp. Onion Powder

Instructions
 

  • Chop bacon into small pieces and cook on the stove until it has reached just under your desired level of doneness. Do not rid of the grease.
  • Add Brussels sprouts, dates, garlic powder, and onion powder to the bacon over medium-high heat and cook until the sprouts are crispy -- roughly 5 minutes.
  • Finish off with orange juice and orange zest, cooking for an additional 1 min.
  • Top with fresh parmesan, serve warm.

Notes

I purchase my Brussels Sprouts pre-shaved -- that said, you can shave them on your own if you can't find them in your local grocery store. If your town has a Trader Joe's, I know that they carry them!
 

Nutrition

Sodium: 338mgCalcium: 281mgVitamin C: 70mgVitamin A: 724IUSugar: 11gFiber: 5gPotassium: 439mgCholesterol: 15mgCalories: 177kcalMonounsaturated Fat: 2gPolyunsaturated Fat: 1gSaturated Fat: 4gFat: 7gProtein: 10gCarbohydrates: 21gIron: 1mg
Keyword bacon and date brussels sprouts, brussels sprouts
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