Brussels sprouts with apple and juniper

Add the flavours of northern Europe to bring a fruitily fragrant kick to the humble sprout
Brussels sprouts with apple and juniper
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  • Serves: 6
  • Cook Time: 10 minutes
  • Prep Time: 10 minutes
  • Effort: easy


  • 500 g brussels sprouts
  • 1 Cox apple
  • 250 ml apple juice
  • 1 tbsp juniper berries


1. Trim the brussels sprouts and cut a cross in the base of each. Cut the apple into quarters, remove the core and slice thinly.

2. Pour the apple juice into a saucepan and bring to the boil. Add the sprouts and sliced apple. Crush the juniper berries and add to the pan along with some salt and pepper.

3. Simmer gently, uncovered, for 5-6 minutes or until the sprouts are tender. Serve straight away.

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