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Shredded Brussels Sprouts Salad

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Brussels Sprouts seem to be one of those vegetables that you either love or hate, but honestly, when prepared correctly, they’re absolutely delicious. There are numerous ways to fix them – steam, roast, bake – but this recipe uses a raw preparation and a simple Dijon vinaigrette that produces a fresh, light “slaw” that’s full of flavor. A mandolin, or very sharp knife is critical to achieve finely shredded Brussels sprouts. When buying sprouts at the market, look for ones with a bright green color; brown spots generally indicate older sprouts which can taste bitter.

 

Download Shredded Brussels Sprouts Salad recipe

 

Serves 6

 

3 tablespoons lemon juice

2 tablespoons Dijon mustard

½ teaspoon honey

½ teaspoon grated lemon zest

1 small shallot, minced

1 garlic clove, minced

½ teaspoon sea salt

Salt and pepper

6 tablespoons extra-virgin olive oil

2 pounds Brussels sprouts, trimmed, halved, and sliced very thin

3 ounces Pecorino Romano cheese, shredded (1 cup)

1 cup toasted walnuts, chopped

 

1. Whisk lemon juice, mustard, honey, zest, shallot, garlic, and ½ teaspoon salt together in large bowl. Slowly whisk in oil until incorporated. Toss shredded Brussels sprouts with vinaigrette and let sit for at least 30 minutes or up to 2 hours.

2. Fold in the Pecorino cheese and toasted chopped walnuts. Season with salt and pepper. Serve.

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