A bundle of green goodness The humble brussel sprout
has been gracing British Christmas dinner plates for well over 100 years.
The Brussel sprout
was the least favourite vegetable, especially among young people.
A BRUSSEL sprout
brass band, accompanied by fennel flutes and mushroom maracas were part of a vegetable orchestra put together by school children.
For the first time this Christmas Sainsbury's is selling brussel sprout
trees (above), priced at pounds 1.
Nassar Iqbal has found the perfect way to get children to tuck into the dreaded Brussel sprout
this Christmas by making them into a bhaji.
The giant pumpkin is the latest abnormal vegetable to be found in North East gardens following the monster brussel sprout
and giant leeks the Chronicle has featured.
His post showed carrots and broccoli in the trolleys, while another image on social media also appeared to show parsnips and brussel sprouts
Roast potatoes, Brussel sprouts
, carrots, swede, sage and onion stuffing
At the Royal Liverpool Hospital and Broadgreen University Hospital patients can choose between the normal menu or a roast turkey with all the trimmings including gravy, pigs in blankets, a stuffing ball, roast potatoes, sliced carrots and Brussel sprouts
With certain relatives, there was Turkey and Brussel sprouts
for sure, but also barbecued goat.
Pan-roasted Brussel sprouts
with cumin and mustard seeds Prep time: 10 minutes Cooking time: 10 minutes Ingredients || 1 tsp oil || 1/2 tsp cumin seeds || 1/2 tsp black mustard seeds || 6 to 8 fresh or frozen curry leaves (optional) || 3 cloves of garlic, finely chopped || 1 green chilli, finely chopped || 2 to 3 cups Brussels sprouts || 2 tsp or more sesame seeds || 1/2 tsp coriander powder || 1/2 tsp garam masala (optional) || 1/4 tsp turmeric || Cayenne to taste || 1/2 tsp salt or to taste || 1/4 cup water || Coriander and lemon for garnish Method Heat the oil in a large skillet over a medium heat.
Here's what inmates in the North East will be eating on Christmas Day: HMP Durham Lunch: QQ Roast turkey and pigs in blankets; Q Pork chop; Q Halal chicken breast; or, Q Mushroom pie Dessert: QQ Black forest gateaux, or Q Banana HMP Frankland Lunch: QQ Mushroom and lentil bake; Q Halal diced peppered beef casserole; or, Q Roast turkey and gammon with a chipolata sausage and stuffing Q With roast potatoes, carrots and sprouts Dessert: QQ Christmas pudding and white sauce, or Q Fruit cocktail HMP Low Newton Lunch: QQ Roast turkey with stuffing; Q Bacon rolls; or, Q Spinach and onion tartlet Q With roast potatoes, roast parsnips, Brussel sprouts
, carrots and gravy; or, Q Vegan Schnitzel Q Vegan spicy bean and vegetable bake Dessert: QQ Christmas pudding and sweet white sauce, or Q Fruit