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Looking for specific brussel sprout recipe

amp156 Nov 16, 2004 09:26 AM

Someone posted on the Manhattan board looking for a recipe for brussel sprouts w/ chestnuts and bacon. It was from Balducci's, but noone replied. Thought I'd try here. Also interested in any other recipe with these ingredients as they are my faves!

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    Caitlin Wheeler Nov 16, 2004 10:23 AM

    Nigella Lawson's new cookbook, Feast, has a similar recipe, that I'm planning on making for Thanksgiving this year. The recipe is available at the link below.

    Link: http://www.msnbc.msn.com/id/6436205/

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      Carb Lover Nov 16, 2004 11:31 AM

      This is the ONLY way I eat brussel sprouts--with bacon! I pretty much use the same method as Nigella, but use bacon instead of pancetta, omit chestnuts, use dry sherry instead of marsala, and finish w/ balsamic at the end (so it doesn't burn). Sometimes for texture and flavor, I'll add either toasted breadcrumbs or parmesan near the end. YUM!

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