Maple Roasted Brussels Sprouts and Butternut Squash
The best veggie side dish
Maple Roasted Brussels Sprouts and Butternut Squash is the perfect dish to enjoy with your Thanksgiving dinner this year. These vegetables are the perfect balance between sweet and savory, and trust me you will want seconds.
The brussels sprouts and butternut squash are first roasted in the oven until tender. They are then drizzled with maple syrup and roasted a second time until golden brown and crispy. To add flavor and texture, these veggies are topped with roasted pecans and dried cranberries.
Ingredients in Maple Roasted Brussels Sprouts and Butternut Squash
There are only a few ingredients needed to make this Thanksgiving vegetable medley like brussels sprouts, butternut squash, dried cranberries and roasted pecans. Grab the ingredients below and let’s get cooking.
- brussels sprouts
- butternut squash
- maple syrup
- roasted pecans
- dried cranberries
- salt and pepper
- extra virgin olive oil
How to make thanksgiving vegetable medley
As always, refer the the recipe card below for detailed instructions on making any recipe, but let’s go over it briefly here.
To start, roast the brussels sprouts and butternut squash in the oven with some EVOO for about 25 minutes. When done, remove the veggies from the oven and toss them with maple syrup and sprinkle them with cinnamon.
Return the vegetables to the oven to roast for an additional 20-25 minutes or until tender, crispy and golden brown. When they are done, add the veggies to a mixing bowl and top with the roasted pecans and dried cranberries.
Serve warm with your Thanksgiving dinner, or enjoy anytime you want a fall inspired side dish.