Sprouts with pancetta

Sprouts with pancetta
  • Serves icon Serves 6
  • Time icon Ready in 10 minutes

This creamy Brussel sprout recipe will accompany any roast dinner perfectly, and it’s ready in just 10 minutes.


  • 700g prepared Brussels sprouts
  • 2 x 70g packs cubed pancetta
  • 200ml tub half-fat crème fraîche


  1. Cook the prepared Brussels sprouts, halved if large, in boiling water for 3-4 minutes or until nearly tender. Drain, plunge into cold water to refresh, then drain again.
  2. Meanwhile, heat a large frying pan over a medium heat. Add the cubed pancetta and cook, stirring, for 3-4 minutes, until golden. Add the Brussels sprouts and stir-fry for 2 minutes.
  3. Stir in the tub of half-fat crème fraîche and simmer until thickened slightly. Season and serve.


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