This healthy Brussels sprout recipe is delicious enough to convert even those who feel dubious about this vitamin C-packed crucifer. The leafy sprouts get their moment in the spotlight in a shiitake-sesame rice bowl drizzled with a smoky tahini dressing.
Recipe courtesy of Silvana Nardone
Sesame Rice with Warm Brussels Sprout-Shiitake Slaw and Smoky Tahini Dressing
Total:
30 min
Active:
20 min
Yield:
4 servings
Level:
Easy

Nutrition Info

Healthy
Total:
30 min
Active:
20 min
Yield:
4 servings
Level:
Easy

Nutrition Info

Healthy

Ingredients

Smoky Tahini Dressing:
Sesame Rice:
Warm Brussels Sprout-Shiitake Slaw:

Directions

For the smoky tahini dressing: In a blender, blend together the tahini, lemon juice, paprika, cumin, garlic, 1/2 teaspoon salt and 1/2 cup cold water until creamy.

For the sesame rice: Bring a medium pot of water to a boil, add the rice and 1/2 teaspoon salt, and reduce the heat to medium-low. Simmer, uncovered, until al dente, about 15 minutes; drain. Stir in the sesame seeds and sesame oil.

For the warm Brussels sprout-shiitake slaw: Meanwhile, in a large skillet, heat 1 tablespoon olive oil over medium-high heat. Add the mushrooms and cook, stirring occasionally, until softened, about 5 minutes. Add the remaining tablespoon olive oil, Brussels sprouts and the date; cook, stirring occasionally, until tender and slightly charred, about 5 minutes. Season to taste with salt. Divide the rice among 4 serving bowls, and top each with some of the warm Brussels sprouts-slaw and tahini dressing.

IDEAS YOU'LL LOVE

Mexican Rice Casserole

Recipe courtesy of Ree Drummond

Wild Rice Pilaf

Recipe courtesy of Ina Garten

Tex-Mex Fried Rice

Recipe courtesy of Ree Drummond

Chicken-Rice Soup

Recipe courtesy of Food Network Kitchen

Sesame Rice With Scallions

Recipe courtesy of Food Network Kitchen

Rice Vinegar and Sesame Vinaigrette

Recipe courtesy of John Ash

Pork Kebabs With Sesame Rice

Recipe courtesy of Food Network Kitchen

Sesame Shrimp Fried Rice with Cabbage

Recipe courtesy of Ellie Krieger

Rice Fritters With Sesame Caramel

Recipe courtesy of Food Network Kitchen

Trending Videos 5 Videos

Get the recipe

Crab Cupcakes 00:50

Make a splash with these too-cute cupcakes that are a cinch to assemble.

Similar Topics:

Browse Reviews By Keyword

          Get Cooking