Detoxifying Shaved Brussels Sprout Salad

Serving Size: 4

Once known as every kid’s least favorite food, brussels sprouts have bounced back as a popular health food. This salad is a delicious and simple way to prepare the tasty veggie. Cleansing ingredients like lemon juice and cayenne pepper make this a great dish to detoxify the body and start off the new year with a clean slate.


  • 1.5 Pound brussels sprouts, outer leaves removed
  • 1 cup raw walnut halves, chopped
  • 3 Tbsp extra-virgin olive oil
  • 1 medium red onion, thinly sliced
  • 4 Tbsp freshly squeezed lemon juice
  • sea salt and pepper, to taste
  • pinch of chili powder or cayenne pepper
  • pinch of coriander seeds


  1. Hold the brussels sprouts by the stem and slice into very thin pieces using an adjustable-blade slicer or food processor. Transfer to a large bowl with the remaining ingredients; toss to combine.