Roasted Brussels Sprouts with Balsamic Vinegar and Honey

Roasted Brussels Sprouts with Balsamic and Honey

Roasting Brussels sprouts is the best way to cook them! It gives them a perfect browned, nutty flavor and a tender end result. And with the addition of tangy balsamic vinegar and sweet honey they're taken to a whole new level of delicious! Such an easy recipe you'll use again and again.

Course: Side Dish
Cuisine: American
Keyword: Roasted Brussels Sprouts
Prep Time: 6 minutes
Cook Time: 20 minutes
Total Time: 26 minutes
Servings: 5
Calories: 160 kcal
Author: Jaclyn


  • 1 3/4 lbs. Brussels sprouts
  • 3 Tbsp olive oil
  • 1/2 tsp each salt and freshly ground black pepper
  • 2 Tbsp balsamic vinegar
  • 1 Tbsp honey


  1. Preheat oven to 400 degrees. 

  2. Cut thin layer from bottom stem of the Brussels sprouts if lightly browned. 

  3. Keep very small Brussels sprouts whole, halve others. Remove stray leaves.

  4. Place on a rimmed 18 by 13-inch baking sheet, toss with olive oil and season with salt and pepper.

  5. Roast in preheated oven, tossing once halfway through, until golden brown and tender, about 20 - 25 minutes*.

  6. In a small bowl whisk together balsamic vinegar with honey.

  7. Pour roasted Brussels sprouts into a serving bowl, drizzle balsamic mixture over and toss. Serve warm.

Recipe Notes

*If after about 20 minutes they haven't browned much you can move the rack closer to broiler and broil just very briefly, about 20 - 60 seconds.