Burnt sprouts

Christmas sprout recipes

27 Recipes

Spruce up your Brussels sprouts this year.

Burnt sprouts with pomegranate & sesame

5

(1 rating)

Add a deliciously different side dish to your Christmas dinner spread with these pan-fried Brussels sprouts and juicy pomegranate seeds, drizzled with pomegranate molasses
  • 30 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Creamed sprouts with chestnuts

0

(0 ratings)

Double cream, nutmeg and chestnuts make a luscious addition to traditional Brussels sprouts - just watch this extra-ingulgent side dish disappear on Christmas Day
  • 35 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Cheesy sprout fondue

5

(1 rating)

This versatile recipe can be altered to transform your leftover cheese into a help-yourself starter - perfect served with crusty bread
  • 50 mins
  • Easy

Sprouts with crispy prosciutto

0

(0 ratings)

Dress simply steamed or boiled Brussels sprouts with butter, lemon and crispy prosciutto for a gluten-free side dish for a festive dinner
  • 25 mins
  • Easy

Glazed sprouts with caramelised red onions

5

(1 rating)

Fry red onions in butter until golden and fragrant, then cover with a sweet and tangy Sherry vinegar dressing for a delicious Christmas side
  • 20 mins
  • Easy
  • Healthy
  • Vegetarian

Sprouts with sticky shallots

3.75

(4 ratings)

Spruce up the humble sprout by serving al denté with sweet onions and crunchy nuts
  • 35 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian
  • Healthy

Creamed sprouts

5

(1 rating)

Go on, add a touch of crème fraîche and some juicy bacon to your sprouts and give them a wicked edge, it's Christmas
  • 35 mins
  • Easy

Crisp-topped sprouts

2.5

(2 ratings)

Spruce up your usual sprouts and add crunch and crispiness with a bread and almond-based topping
  • 30 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

15-minute mix & match salad

0

(0 ratings)

This no-cook salad is a great way to use up leftover veg and ready quick as a flash - perfect for Boxing Day
  • 15 mins
  • Easy

Sprout & spring onion champ

4

(1 rating)

Try an updated version of mashed potatoes with greens by trying out Brussels sprouts, spring onions, nutmeg and a healthy knob of butter
  • 45 mins
  • Easy

Juniper-glazed sprouts

5

(2 ratings)

Juniper berries aren't just for making gin, they perk up sprouts too
  • 25 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Sticky sprouts with grapes & walnuts

4

(1 rating)

Want to spruce up your sprouts? Our inventive recipe with sweet grapes, Greek yogurt mint dressing and crunchy nuts won't disappoint
  • 30 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Brussels with hazelnut & orange butter

4.785715

(14 ratings)

Even the staunchest Brussels critics have been swayed by these mouthwatering sprouts, mellowed by the sweet citrus butter which can be made days ahead
  • 30 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Spicy stir-fried sprouts

4.833335

(6 ratings)

Bored of boiled sprouts? Try them stir-fried with a chilli kick. Great with roast pork or turkey
  • 30 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Sprouts with chestnuts & crisp pancetta

3.791665

(6 ratings)

If you struggle to get the family to eat their sprouts, try adding some chestnuts and pancetta to make an irresistible side dish
  • 30 mins
  • Easy
  • Healthy

Brussels with chestnuts & sage

0

(0 ratings)

This simple festive side dish jazzes up the humble sprout, it makes a great get-ahead dish to save you time on Christmas Day
  • 45 mins
  • Easy

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