Tag: brussel sprouts

How to Cook Christmas Dinner

How to Cook Christmas Dinner Cooking Christmas dinner can feel like such a daunting experience. It is actually pretty simple (she says!). It is all about the timing. I have put together some lists that help me to get through the day smoothly (it really helps to appoint a chief washer upper- or have your dishwasher […]

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Brussel Sprouts

Nutrient Fact Sheet Brussel Sprouts Although readily available almost year-round, the peak season for Brussels Sprouts is from September to March. Hence why many people associate with Christmas dinner as they’re always on the menu! They’re members of the cabbage family (brassica or cruciferous)―and they look like it, too. It is not certain where they […]

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Brussel Sprouts with Bacon and Hazelnuts

Brussel Sprouts with Bacon and Hazelnuts The humble Brussel Sprouts has so many health benefits- (see here for my nutrient fact file). Thank goodness my 4 year old loves as much as us and since Christmas they have been so cheap! They are nicest steamed for about 15 mins so they are soft but not […]

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