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Santa sprout

Santa sprout

Yule love this Christmas Brussels sprout caterpillar! Just switch out the cream cheese to hummus for a deeelicious dairy free option!

Serves
1
Prep
10 min
Cook
10 min
From 10 months
Vegetarian Vegetarian

Ingredients

Method

  • 3 Brussels sprouts
  • Red pepper, roasted, whole
  • Cream cheese
  • Sesame or nigella seeds

Ingredients

Method

  1. Steam the sprouts until soft
  2. Cut the sprouts into flat slices + lay on plate to make the body
  3. Take the red pepper + cut two triangular shapes, one larger than the other, for the Santa hats. Use some leftover pepper to cut the mouth
  4. Add the cream cheese to create the trim + bobble for the hats, eyes and beard
  5. Add sesame or nigella seeds for eyes