You can now read 5 articles in a month for free on BostonGlobe.com. Read as much as you want anywhere and anytime for just 99¢.

Red Sox Live

0

5

▲  3rd Inning 1 outs

Thanksgiving Recipe

Recipe for Brussels sprouts with walnuts

KAROLINE BOEHM GOODNICK FOR THE BOSTON GLOBE

Serves 4

In this simple side dish, toasted walnuts contrast nicely with tender sprouts. If there are discolored or damaged leaves on the Brussels sprouts, remove them before trimming the bases and halving the heads.

cup walnuts, chopped
1pound Brussels sprouts, stems trimmed, heads halved
2tablespoons butter
2tablespoons chopped fresh parsley
Grated rind of 1 lemon
2teaspoons lemon juice,
or to taste
Salt and pepper, to taste

1. In a large dry skillet over medium-high heat, toast the walnuts, stirring constantly, for 5 minutes or until they are lightly toasted; remove from the pan.

Continue reading below

2. In a large saucepan fitted with a steamer insert and several inches of boiling water, steam the Brussels sprouts in a covered pan for 4 minutes or until tender when pierced with a skewer.

3. In the skillet over medium heat, melt the butter. Add the sprouts and cook, stirring often, for 5 minutes or until lightly browned. Add the walnuts, parsley, lemon rind and juice, salt, and pepper. Toss gently. Taste for seasoning and add more salt and pepper, if you like.

Jean Kressy

Loading comments...
Subscriber Log In

You have reached the limit of 5 free articles in a month

Stay informed with unlimited access to Boston’s trusted news source.

  • High-quality journalism from the region’s largest newsroom
  • Convenient access across all of your devices
  • Today’s Headlines daily newsletter
  • Subscriber-only access to exclusive offers, events, contests, eBooks, and more
  • Less than 25¢ a week
Marketing image of BostonGlobe.com
Marketing image of BostonGlobe.com
Already a subscriber?
Your city. Your stories. Your Globe.
Yours FREE for two weeks.
Enjoy free unlimited access to Globe.com for the next two weeks.
Limited time only - No credit card required!
BostonGlobe.com complimentary digital access has been provided to you, without a subscription, for free starting today and ending in 14 days. After the free trial period, your free BostonGlobe.com digital access will stop immediately unless you sign up for BostonGlobe.com digital subscription. Current print and digital subscribers are not eligible for the free trial.
Thanks & Welcome to Globe.com
You now have unlimited access for the next two weeks.
BostonGlobe.com complimentary digital access has been provided to you, without a subscription, for free starting today and ending in 14 days. After the free trial period, your free BostonGlobe.com digital access will stop immediately unless you sign up for BostonGlobe.com digital subscription. Current print and digital subscribers are not eligible for the free trial.