Add Ginger to Create Savory Brussels Sprouts

Ginger–September’s Harvest of the Month–derives its name and unique flavor from its natural oil, gingerol.

Ginger’s flavor can enhance almost any dish, including Brussels sprouts. Click here to print the recipe.


  • 4 pieces bacon, chopped
  • 1 pound Brussels sprouts, thinly sliced
  • 2 cloves garlic, minced
  • 1 inch piece of fresh ginger, peeled and grated
  • Salt & pepper

Directions: In large skillet, cook bacon until crispy. Add Brussels sprouts and cook on medium-high heat for 5–6 minutes, until the Brussels sprouts have started to brown. Add garlic and ginger and cook for another 1–2 minutes, regularly stirring so it doesn’t burn. Season with salt and pepper. Serve and enjoy.