Roasted Beets and Carrots with Feta Cheese
Roasted beets and carrots, garnished with zesty feta cheese and fresh herbs.
Servings 4 servings
- 4 beets (medium size)
- 4 carrots (medium size)
- 10 garlic cloves
- 1/4 cup olive oil
- 1 tsp maple syrup (or honey)
- 1 Tbsp balsamic vinegar
- 1/2 Tbsp red wine vinegar
- 1/2 tsp sea or kosher salt
- 1/2 tsp dried oregano
- 1 tsp dried basil
- 1/2 tsp black pepper
- 1/2 cup feta cheese (crumbled)
- Fresh cilantro leaves (for garnish)
Peel and cut beets into wedges. Peel and cut carrots into 1 1/2" pieces, then cut in half. Set aside.
In a large bowl, whisk olive oil, balsamic vinegar, red wine vinegar, maple syrup and salt until well combined. Add the oregano, pepper and basil and whisk some more. Add the chopped vegetables and mix well to ensure even coverage.
Transfer the vegetables, including garlic, to a baking tray lined with parchment paper or aluminum foil.
Roast at 375F for 30 minutes, then cover with aluminum foil can continue baking for another 30 minutes or until the vegetables have reached the desired tenderness.
Transfer the roasted vegetables to a platter, drizzle with some olive oil, sprinkle with crumbled feta cheese, garnish with fresh cilantro and serve.
Calories: 250kcal | Carbohydrates: 19g | Protein: 5g | Fat: 17g | Saturated Fat: 4g | Cholesterol: 16mg | Sodium: 608mg | Potassium: 503mg | Fiber: 4g | Sugar: 10g | Vitamin A: 10295IU | Vitamin C: 10mg | Calcium: 143mg | Iron: 1.4mg