Brussels Sprouts with Bacon and Pecans

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  • 25|min prep time
  • total time
  • 9 ingredients
  • 10 servings

2
lb. fresh Brussels sprouts
1/2
teaspoon salt
6
slices bacon
1
teaspoon all-purpose flour
2
tablespoons brown sugar
1 tablespoon water
1
tablespoon cider vinegar
1
teaspoon Dijon mustard
1/4
cup chopped pecans

Directions

  1. 1 Wash and trim Brussels sprouts. With tip of knife, cut an X in base of each. Place Brussels sprouts in large saucepan; add just enough water to cover. Add salt. Bring to a boil over high heat. Reduce heat; simmer 8 to 10 minutes or until tender.
  2. 2 Meanwhile, cook bacon until crisp in medium skillet. Remove bacon from skillet. Reserve 2 tablespoons bacon drippings in skillet; cool. Add flour to cooled drippings; cook and stir over medium-low heat until bubbly. Remove from heat.
  3. 3 In small bowl, combine brown sugar, water, vinegar and mustard; mix well. Gradually stir into bacon drippings mixture.
  4. 4 Drain Brussels sprouts; place in serving bowl. Add hot bacon dressing mixture; toss gently. Crumble bacon over Brussels sprouts. Sprinkle with pecans. If desired, add salt to taste.

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