Roasted Brussels Sprouts

The flavors & textures in this salad are outstanding, eaten hot or cold. 

makes ~4 cups

ingredients

1 lb brussels sprouts

3 Tbsp olive oil

2 Tbsp red onion, chopped

1 serrano pepper, minced

½  tsp salt

2 Tbsp currants

1 Tbsp amchur

2 tsp crushed coriander seeds

3 Tbsp chopped cilantro

½  cup of your favorite cheese (optional)

    instructions

    1. Preheat the oven to 400 F.
       
    2. Slice the brussels sprouts in half and toss in a bowl with the olive oil, red onion, serrano pepper and salt. Spread this mixture on a parchment paper lined sheet pan. 
       
    3. Bake for 10 minutes then lower the heat to 300 F and cook for another 5 minutes. Take the brussels sprouts out and add the currants, amchur, coriander seeds and chopped cilantro. 
       
    4. Can eat while hot or let cool for 30-60 minutes and serve. Add cheese just before serving. 

    ideas / variations

    • The salad is already delicious at this point - but if you are cheese lover, top it with your favorite cheese.
    • Add lemon zest!