Brussels Sprouts & Bacon Pizza

Brussels-Sprouts-&-Bacon-Pizza

My love for brussels sprouts continues, a few weeks ago I shared my Best Brussels Sprouts Recipe & now I’m sharing this pizza I made last night. It was an impulse dinner, I completely made it up as I went along & it was insanely good. There are leftovers in the fridge calling my name later.

Brussels-Sprouts-&-Bacon-Pizza-Recipe

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Brussels Sprouts & Bacon Pizza
 
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A must for all brussels sprouts lovers!
Ingredients
  • 1 12" pre-made pizza crust
  • Olive oil
  • 10 brussels sprouts, chopped
  • 6 oz bacon (I used turkey bacon), chopped
  • 1 teaspoon black pepper
  • 1 teaspoon sea salt
  • 2 tablespoons balsamic vinegar
  • ¼ cup of mayo
  • 2 fresh garlic cloves, thinly chopped
  • 4 oz shredded monterey jack cheese
  • ½ cup shredded parmesan cheese
Instructions
  1. Pre-heat your oven to 350 degrees & bake the pizza crust for seven minutes.
  2. In a skillet combine just a touch of olive oil, brussels sprouts, bacon, black pepper & sea salt. Cook over a low heat until the brussels sprouts are charred a bit & the bacon is crunchy. I used turkey bacon so I didn’t have to remove any excess grease or oil, if you are using regular bacon you would want to drain it now.
  3. Add the balsamic vinegar to the bacon & brussels sprouts, mix & set aside.
  4. Take your pizza crust which has been baked & spread a thin layer of mayo across the top.
  5. Evenly distribute garlic slices over the mayo.
  6. Top with monterey jack & parmesan cheeses.
  7. Finally add the bacon & brussels sprouts mixture on top of this.
  8. Return the pizza to the oven for 10-12 minutes until the cheeses are melted & your crust is nice & golden brown.

Serve hot & enjoy immediately. This is by far one of my favorite new recipes & it was fun because it was just a spontaneous late night dinner.

 

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7 comments on “Brussels Sprouts & Bacon Pizza
  1. I have actually never tried brussels sprouts. Someone told me once that they taste like cabbage. Is that true? I love cabbage. Anyway I was already craving pizza and this post just makes me want it more.

    Tracy
    http://www.sunnydaystarrynight.com

    • Raquel Lynn says:

      You know, if brussels sprouts are uncooked or undercooked they do remind me of cabbage now that you mention it. But when cooked like this I think their flavor is a bit more distinct.

  2. Weekend Cowgirl says:

    I LOVE brussel sprouts, especially on the grill, but I am soooo trying this!!!!!

  3. reluctantly_domesticating says:

    After seeing this the first time, I was so excited that I just made the sprouts w/ turkey bacon b/c I didn’t have any crust or mix on hand and the combination was amazing. Tonight, I’m going to make the pizza and I cannot wait!

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