Rating: 4 stars
4 Ratings
  • 5 star values: 2
  • 4 star values: 1
  • 3 star values: 0
  • 2 star values: 1
  • 1 star values: 0

Brussels sprouts are packed with fiber, Vitamin C and K, and other valuable nutrients. Served with creamy butter and tangy lemon juice, this nutritious side dish will melt in your mouth.

Joanne Weir
Recipe by Cooking Light November 2014


Credit: Randy Mayor; Styling: Claire Spollen

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Serves 6 (serving size: about 2/3 cup)


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Instructions Checklist
  • Heat a large skillet over medium-high heat. Add water and Brussels sprouts to pan; cover and cook 5 minutes. Add butter, salt, and pepper to pan; cook, uncovered, 2 minutes. Increase heat to high; cook 1 minute, stirring frequently. Stir in lemon rind and lemon juice.


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Nutrition Facts

84 calories; fat 4.2g; saturated fat 2.5g; sodium 109mg.