1. GET THAT SOUPY GREEN BEAN SHIT OUTTA HERE. C’mon, anybody showing up with that casserole from a can didn’t even fucking try. How about something much tastier that packs some actual nutrition in it? Bring this bastard to Thanksgiving and nobody is going to ask you to do the goddamn dishes.


    1 ½ pounds of brussels sprouts

    1 tablespoon olive oil

    1 cup quinoa

    1 ¾ cup water

    pinch of salt

    1/3 cup toasted almonds

    1/3 cup dried cranberries (if you can’t find any, don’t fucking sweat it)

    ¼ cup chopped parsley

    1/8 teaspoon of salt

    pepper to taste


    2-3 cloves of garlic

    2 ½ tablespoons red wine vinegar

    2 tablespoons lemon juice (about 1 lemon)

    2 teaspoons Dijon mustard

    1 teaspoon olive oil

    Heat the oven up to 400 degrees. Tear off any fucked up lookin leaves on the brussels sprouts and chop them into quarters (or halves if they are little). Toss them with a tablespoon of olive oil and spread them out on a baking sheet. Roast those sons of bitches for 20 minutes, stirring half way, or until the sprouts are golden and kinda burnt in some places. Goddamn delicious. Just trust. Boiling these tiny cabbage-looking motherfuckers is a crime. ROAST OR GTFO.

    While that shit is going down, rinse the quinoa with some water so that it isn’t bitter when you cook it (yeah, you’re fucking welcome). Throw it in a medium pot with the water and pinch of salt and bring it to a boil over a medium heat. Turn the heat down to a simmer, cover that shit, and let it cook for about 15-20 minutes or until all the water is gone and the quinoa is tender. Turn off the heat. Chop up the garlic all small and throw it in a small glass with the rest of the ingredients for the dressing and mix well.

    When the sprouts are done, toss them in a bowl with the cooked quinoa and the dressing. Mix that shit so that everything is coated real well. Add the almonds, cranberries, parsley, salt, and pepper and mix again. Taste it and see if you need more salt or pepper or whatthefuckever you think is missing. Serve warm or at room temperature.

    Serves 4-6 as a side, double that shit and bring it to Thanksgiving if you feel like being a popular motherfucker

  1. ohfrodo reblogged this from thugkitchen
  2. once-upon-a-coffee likes this
  3. savinggrace9019 likes this
  4. june-bug-waltz likes this
  5. sapphirewaterfalls likes this
  6. zabyth likes this
  7. blackandnothing likes this
  8. whatskaywakalackin reblogged this from thugkitchen
  9. ripped-up-jeans-and-glitter likes this
  10. wearedust reblogged this from thugkitchen
  11. bettertoday-brightertomorrow reblogged this from from-kitten-to-kitsune
  12. theblackmcescher likes this
  13. paigebrothers1 likes this
  14. mrmartinez0313 likes this
  15. candie-junkie likes this
  16. from-kitten-to-kitsune reblogged this from thugkitchen and added:
    Found so many bags of frozen cranberries in my freezerator
  17. from-kitten-to-kitsune likes this
  18. poisonwyrm reblogged this from nickyrockit
  19. srirachaunderpants likes this
  20. nickyrockit reblogged this from chibibee
  21. nickyrockit likes this
  22. saiikavon likes this
  23. rideonbrosandsisters likes this
  24. chibibee reblogged this from belatucadros
  25. belatucadros reblogged this from thugkitchen
  26. laquarious reblogged this from thugkitchen
  27. laquarious likes this
  28. on-the-belafonte likes this
  29. pricejcp223 likes this
  30. juju4eva likes this
  31. summer-and-science likes this
  32. iwantmyclothestofitme reblogged this from thugkitchen
  33. calstor likes this
  34. omfgitstaryn likes this
  35. littleofthislotofthat likes this
  36. oyindamolaz likes this
  37. spinozajr likes this
  38. shewasahiphiphiplady likes this
  39. ergunozdemir reblogged this from thugkitchen
  40. ergunozdemir likes this
  41. hoseythechild likes this
  42. hypersonikk likes this
  43. h-200-decloth reblogged this from eatsustainably
  44. a-complex-simplicity likes this
  45. saysace reblogged this from thugkitchen
  46. munchlocal likes this
  47. kay-em-ess likes this
  48. sharedsomethings likes this
  49. 1d-foreverrxx likes this
  50. wish-upon-a-firefly reblogged this from thugkitchen