Is there anything better than cream, garlic, and butter? These Creamy Sauteed Brussels Sprouts with Garlic are steamed in a skillet and sauteed with cream, butter, and garlic!
First, let’s get one thing straight… they’re spelled Brussels Sprouts with an S! Named after their popularity in Brussels Belgium. They are part of the cabbage group and they’re delicious!
Although they are good roasted and crispy, they are absolutely insanely delicious sauteed with garlic, butter, and cream. Five very simple ingredients but full of the creamiest flavor. Truly, I can eat the entire bowl.
How to Cook Brussel Sprouts
- Brussels Sprouts
Wash 1 pound Brussels sprouts and then cut them in half lengthwise.
Quick Tip – you can leave the stem on them.
Fill a large skillet with a little water and add them in.
Cook over medium heat for about 12 minutes until tender. Cover with a lid.
Drain the water, leaving the Brussels Sprouts in the skillet.
Add the cream, butter, and garlic in the skillet and cook for another 10 minutes on low.
Sprinkle with salt and serve warm.
They’re also a very popular Thanksgiving side dish. We highly recommend adding this recipe into your Thanksgiving feast. Guests will love them!
Frequently Asked Questions
How good are Brussels sprouts for you?
They are high in vitamins, iron, fiber, and antioxidants. They also helo improve blood sugar levels. Here are 10 ways They Benefit Your Health.
Can you eat raw Brussels sprouts?
You can! They are similar to broccoli, cauliflower, and cabbage. However, they may be a little bitter uncooked. Also, the sugars become easier to digest when cooked.
How do you take the bitterness out of Brussels sprouts?
When you saute them with cream, garlic and butter all of the bitterness goes away.
Should you wash Brussels sprouts?
Yes, they should be washed. Toss them in a colander and rinse with water.
Should you cut Brussels sprouts in half before cooking?
This is truly a personal preference and also depends on the size. If they are small you can leave them whole. Personally, we like to cut them in half and we don’t mind leaving a small part of the stem on so they stay intact.
Also, they look really pretty cut in half!
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Creamy Sautéed Brussels Sprouts
- 1 lb Brussels sprouts
- 1 cup heavy cream
- 4 tbsp unsalted butter
- 6 garlic cloves , minced
- 3/4 tsp salt
- Wash 1 pound Brussels sprouts and then cut them in half lengthwise.
- Fill a large skillet with a little water and the Brussels sprouts.
- Cook over medium heat for about 12 minutes until tender.
- Cover for a few minutes with a lid if needed.
- Drain the water, leaving the Brussels Sprouts in the skillet.
- Add the cream, butter, and garlic in the skillet and cook for another 10 minutes on low.
- Sprinkle with salt and serve warm.