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Shredded Brussels Sprouts With Pecans and Prosciutto

Prep time 25 mins
Bake time 10 mins
Cook time 15 mins
Yield Makes 4 to 6 servings


  • 3/4 cup chopped pecans
  • 2 pounds fresh Brussels sprouts
  • 2 tablespoons butter
  • 1 shallot, chopped
  • 2 garlic cloves, minced
  • 1/4 pound prosciutto, cut into thin strips
  • 1 tablespoon fresh lemon juice
  • 1/2 teaspoon pepper
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 1/4 cup freshly grated Parmesan cheese

How to Make It

  1. Place pecans in a single layer in a shallow pan.

  2. Bake at 350° for 8 to 10 minutes or until toasted, stirring after 5 minutes.

  3. Remove discolored leaves from Brussels sprouts. Cut each sprout in half, and cut into shreds.

  4. Melt butter in a large skillet over medium-high heat; add shallot and garlic, and sauté 1 to 2 minutes or until tender.

  5. Add shredded Brussels sprouts to skillet; sauté 8 to 10 minutes or until just tender. Add prosciutto and next 3 ingredients; sauté 2 more minutes. Remove from heat, and sprinkle with cheese and toasted pecans.