Brussels sprouts, bacon, mint and peas

Brussels sprouts with bacon, peas and mint makes a meal almost all of itself.
Brussels sprouts with bacon, peas and mint makes a meal almost all of itself.  
Difficulty
Easy

This bacon and brussels sprouts side is almost a meal in itself. You can use broccoli or broccolini instead of brussels sprouts. Serve with our lemon butter barramundi recipe or any wintry meal.

Ingredients

2 tbsp olive oil

4 garlic cloves, finely sliced

1 brown onion, diced

3 bacon rashers, cut into thin strips

300g brussels sprouts, quartered

200g peas

½ bunch mint, leaves picked and torn

Method

1. Put a large, heavy frying pan on a high heat, add the olive oil, garlic, onion and bacon. Cook for 5 minutes until the onion is translucent, then add the brussels sprouts and cook until soft.

2. Add the peas and ripped mint, season well and serve.

Serve with the Blue Ducks' lemon butter barramundi.