Brussels sprouts offer the flavors of the earth and the bitter sweetness of cabbage. The younger the Brussels sprouts carry a sweeter more palatable flavor.
Brussels sprouts can provide some special cholesterol-lowering benefits.
May have unique health benefits in the area of DNA protection. The cancer protection get from Brussels sprouts is largely related to four specific glucosinolates known to top the list of commonly eaten cruciferous vegetables. Brussels sprouts have been used to determine the potential impact of cruciferous vegetables on thyroid function.