Slow Cooker Balsamic Brussels Sprouts

4 from 1 vote

This is agreat side for your holiday meals or can be paired with a roast chicken for a feel-good weekday meal.

Brussels sprouts are certainly not the most beloved vegetable, but we think that’s about to change! Our Slow Cooker Balsamic Brussels Sprouts recipe pairs the wholesome taste of this yummy green with the sweet tang of balsamic vinegar. You’ll be popping these in your mouth like candy once they’re done, and we even bet the kids will like them too!

This recipe is a great paired with a roasted chicken for a feel-good weekday meal. Brussels sprouts are packed with vitamin C and fiber and low on calories, so don’t feel bad about having seconds, or thirds!

4 from 1 vote

Slow Cooker Balsamic Brussels Sprouts

Enjoy these yummy green vegetables that are full of essential vitamins and minerals your body needs.
Prep Time 15 minutes
Cook Time 1 hour
Total Time 1 hour 15 minutes
Yield 6 people
Serving Size 1 cup
Course Side Dish
Cuisine American
Author SkinnyMs.


  • 2 pounds brussels sprouts trimmed and halved
  • 1/2 cup dried cranberries or craisins
  • 1 tablespoon extra virgin olive oil
  • 1/2 cup balsamic vinegar
  • 1 teaspoon sea salt
  • 1/2 teaspoon pepper
  • 1/4 cup pine nuts lightly toasted


  • Add brussels sprouts and cranberries to the slow cooker. Pour over the olive oil and balsamic vinegar, then add the salt and pepper. Cook on low for 3 to 4 hours, or high for 1 to 2 hours.
  • Toss with toasted pine nuts and serve!

Nutrition Information

Serving: 1cup | Calories: 157kcal | Carbohydrates: 22g | Protein: 6g | Fat: 7g | Saturated Fat: 1g | Sodium: 431mg | Fiber: 6g | Sugar: 10g |
SmartPoints (Freestyle): 6
Keywords Gluten-Free, Slow Cooker, Vegetarian

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What are your favorite side dishes for the holidays? What are the best ways you have cooked brussels sprouts? Let us know in the comments section below!

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