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Garam Masala & Mustard Roasted Vegetables

Easy sheet pan dinner of warming curry-spiced in-season veggies ~ purple top turnips + cauliflower + winter squash, tossed in garam masala and mustard marinade; roasted until golden and fragrant and served on a bed of lovely peppery greens 


Winter root vegetables from your local CSA and farmers’ market are great right now; cauliflower mixes it up a bit and melts beautifully with the curry mustard flavours. Dandelion Spring Farm, located mid-coast Maine, is abundant with stunning certified organic vegetables, culinary and medicinal herbs.

  • Serves2-3
  • Cooks in 35 - 40 mins
  • Prep time 10 mins
  • Vitamins Minerals
  • Warming Spices
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  • 2 purple top turnips - diced
  • 2 cups cauliflower - diced
  • 2 cups squash* - finely sliced
  • 1 tbsp vinegar - white balsamic
  • 1 tbsp dijon mustard
  • 1 tbsp seeded mustard
  • 2 tsp olive oil - extra virgin
  • 1 tsp garam masala
  • 1 tsp salt + pepper
  • 3 sprigs thyme
  • 2 cups rocket | salad greens
  • ½ cup parsley | cilantro
  • fresh thyme to garnish



Garam Masala & Mustard Roasted Vegetables


PREHEAT OVEN TO 400F | 200C. Parchment paper-lined sheet pan.


WASH and then SMALL DICE vegetables similar-sized for even cooking time. 


MIX vinegar, mustard, oil and spices together in a bowl; toss in diced veg and stir well to coat.


SPREAD on a parchment paper-lined sheet pan with thyme sprig in a single layer.


ROAST 20 mins, turn veg over; roast 15-20 mins more until veg is tender with some crispy, golden edges.


ROUGHLY CHOP arugula | greens + herbs. MIX on your chopping board.


PLATE salad greens. TOP with roasted veg + fresh thyme leaves.


Serving Ideas
with a drizzle of oil and vinegar
a dollop of mustard or Mix Mustard Dressing.
a drizzle of tahini or Lemon Garlic Tahini Sauce
with Peanut Satay Sauce

Chef Hat Icon Chef tips + Ingredient Swaps + Ideas

*SQUASH USE kabocha, buttercup, honeynut, butternut, acorn, delicata, Kuri, pumpkin etc.


SWAP CAULIFLOWER for broccoli, romesco, potato, sweet potato, fennel.


SWAP Purple top turnips for carrot, celeriac, beetroot, rutabaga, kohlrabi, large radishes, zucchini, peppers.


SWAP Garam Masala for curry spice blends.

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