Maple & Porter Roasted Vegetables

Maple & Porter Roasted Vegetables

  • 8 c. mixed root vegetables, cut in 1” pieces (parsnips, sweet potatoes, beets, turnips, carrots, etc.)
  • 3 Tbsp. olive or Driftless Sunflower Oil
  • Salt & pepper to taste
  • ¼ c. Porter or Stout beer
  • 3 Tbsp. maple syrup
  • 1 tsp. grainy mustard
  • 3 cloves garlic, minced

  1. Preheat oven to 400 degrees.
  2. Whisk together oil, salt & pepper, beer, mapley syrup, & mustard in a large bowl & toss in vegetables.
  3. Pour onto a large rimmed baking sheet & roast for about 25 minutes (uncovered), stirring a couple of times, until vegetables are softened but not browned.
  4. Add garlic & continue to roast for another 10-15 minutes, until vegetables are caramelized on outside & tender on inside (check a couple times to make sure they don’t burn; depending on your oven you may have to pour over a bit more beer if all the liquid evaporates).
  5. Serve hot.


Vietnamese Root Slaw

Vietnamese Root Slaw
Recipe type: Side Dish
Cuisine: Vietnamese

  • 4½ cups grated mixed root vegetables of choice (such as daikon radish, carrots, beets, turnips, etc.)
  • ½ cup red onions, diced
  • 1 small hot or sweet pepper, seeded & minced
  • ¼ c. fresh cilantro, chopped (optional)
  • 4 Tbsp. rice vinegar
  • 1 Tbsp. soy sauce
  • 1 Tbsp. sugar
  • salt & black pepper to taste
  • pinch of cayenne (optional)

  1. Place grated vegetables, onions, peppers, & cilantro in a serving bowl.
  2. Whisk together remaining ingredients & pour over the vegetable.
  3. Toss thoroughly & add more salt/ pepper/vinegar to taste. Serve immediately.