Yule love battered brussels

By David Newble

Monday, December 23, 2013

 

Yule love battered brussels

Owner Richard Quigley samples a battered brussels sprout at Corries Cabin. Picture by Jennifer Burton.

LAST year, they sold deep fried Christmas pudding.

Now, the latest battered Yuletide treat to be sold at Corries Cabin, Cowes, is everyone’s favourite vegetable, the humble brussels sprout.

Manager Derrel Mooney said: "Last year, the Christmas pudding was so popular it almost caught us out, so we had a think about what we could offer extra this year."

As a delicious accompaniment to the vegetable, Corries are also offering a battered turkey and stuffing roll. Both can be served with cranberry sauce, if the mood takes you.

Owner Richard Quigley added: "It’s really meant as a bit of fun, but the sprouts have been a real winner so far. Not only are they good for you but come in a delicious crispy batter. What more could you want?

"Some customers are definitely not sprout lovers but others think it’s great."

Reporter: davidn@iwcpmail.co.uk

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by David Blackford

23rd December 2013, at 13:07:06

Lee - have you ever fed a dog sprouts? - I leave the rest to your imagination!

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by T Rollingsworth

23rd December 2013, at 11:49:23

Now I am going to be suspicious of each deep-fried small object I have, thanks.

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by David Blackford

23rd December 2013, at 09:06:51

Watch out! - You will be battered by the wind!

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