Honey roasted carrots and parsnips

Honey roasted carrots and parsnips


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About this recipe: Carrots and parsnips taste sweet and delicious when roasted with a generous helping of honey or maple syrup. Add a few fresh sprigs of thyme leaves for the last 10 minutes of cooking for added flavour.

Lucy Devon, England, UK

Serves: 6 

  • 2 large parsnips, peeled and sliced into quarters
  • 2 large carrots, peeled and sliced into quarters
  • 2 or 3 tablespoons olive oil, or as needed
  • 3 or 4 tablespoons honey or maple syrup
  • salt and freshly ground black pepper to taste
  • a few sprigs of fresh thyme

Prep:10min  ›  Cook:30min  ›  Ready in:40min 

  1. Preheat oven to 220 C / Gas 7.
  2. Place sliced vegetables in a roasting pan or ceramic baking dish. Drizzle generously with olive oil; toss the vegetables to ensure they are evenly coated with oil. Drizzle with honey or maple syrup, tossing again to make sure the vegetables are evenly coated.
  3. Roast for about 30 minutes or until vegetables are tender and the parsnips are golden and caramelised. Season with salt, pepper and thyme leaves; serve.

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These are so good I could make a meal out of them. Best recipe yet! - 24 Oct 2015

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