Sprouts with pancetta and chestnuts recipe

PUBLISHED: 00:00 09 December 2016

Sprouts, chestnuts and pancetta – this is the recipe that will make even the most vociferous sprout naysayers change their ways

Sprouts, chestnuts and pancetta – this is the recipe that will make even the most vociferous sprout naysayers change their ways

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You either love or hate them, but this recipe should turn all the haters

Ingredients

250g sprouts

50g pancetta

50g cooked, peeled and halved chestnuts

fresh sage

Method

1: Peel and halve the sprouts and cook in boiling salted water for 5 minutes.

2: Cut the pancetta into lardons and fry in a tiny amount of oil, as the fat will come out of the pancetta naturally. Fry until crispy.

3: Add the sprouts to the pan with the chestnuts. Fry for one minute.

4: Garnish with sage and serve.

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