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Roasted Sweet Potatoes + Parsnips with Nutmeg, Garlic and Honey

Katie Quinn4 Comments
Roasted Sweet Potatoes + Parsnips with Nutmeg, Garlic and Honey
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INGREDIENTS /

8-10 baby sweet potatoes, halved length-ways
6-8 small parsnips
3 cloves garlic, minced
3-4 sprigs fresh thyme leaves
1 tsp ground nutmeg
1 tbsp runny Beechwood (or similar) honey
Salt + freshly ground black pepper
Olive oil

METHOD /

Preheat oven to 180˚C/350˚F.

Half-fill a large pot with salted water and par boil the sweet potatoes, drain and add to a roasting tray.

Add minced garlic, 2 tablespoons olive oil and ground nutmeg to a jug and whisk together.

Top and tail and peel the parsnips, then cut length-ways into quarters and add to the roasting tray along with the sweet potatoes.

Scatter with fresh thyme leaves and season with a little salt, and lots of freshly ground black pepper then drizzle over the garlic/nutmeg oil, toss all together then add a final drizzle of honey. Roast in the oven for 50-60 minutes until golden and caramelized.

Serve with a little sea salt and a few extra fresh thyme leaves.