Parsnips in a Dark Beer Glaze

Parsnips in a Dark Beer Glaze
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Recipe type: Side Dish
Serves: 3-4
 

Ingredients
  • 1 pound parsnips (about the amount in your box), cut into small chunks
  • 1 cup stout or brown ale
  • ¼ tsp. cinnamon
  • ⅛ tsp. cloves
  • 2 tsp. butter
  • salt & pepper
  • 1-2 Tbsp. maple syrup (optional)

Instructions
  1. Combine parsnips, beer, & spices in heavy saucepan.
  2. Cover & simmer until barely tender, 8-10 minutes.
  3. Remove cover & simmer hard until liquid reduces to a glaze.
  4. Stir in butter. Season to taste with salt & pepper.
  5. Stir in optional maple syrup.