Fresh thyme and a golden maple glaze season this attractive mixture of tiny root vegetables.

Source: EatingWell Magazine, Spring 2003


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50 mins


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  • Preheat oven to 450 degrees F. Bring a medium saucepan of water to a boil. Add onions and boil for 1 minute. Drain and rinse under cold running water. Using a sharp paring knife, trim root ends and peel.

  • Combine the onions, carrots, turnips, oil, 1 teaspoon maple syrup, salt, pepper and thyme sprigs in a large bowl; toss to coat well. Spread the vegetable mixture in a single layer on a large baking sheet with sides. Roast, turning the vegetables twice, until tender and lightly browned in spots, about 30 minutes.

  • Transfer the vegetables to a large bowl; remove thyme stems. Drizzle with the remaining 1 teaspoon syrup, vinegar and 1 tablespoon parsley; toss to coat. Sprinkle with the remaining 1 tablespoon parsley and serve.

Nutrition Facts

3/4 cup
120 calories; protein 2.1g; carbohydrates 20.7g; dietary fiber 5.2g; sugars 11.9g; fat 3.8g; saturated fat 0.6g; vitamin a iu 11930.5IU; vitamin c 28.5mg; folate 50.4mcg; calcium 76.8mg; iron 1.4mg; magnesium 27.2mg; potassium 477.4mg; sodium 418.1mg; thiamin 0.1mg; added sugar 2g.

4 1/2 vegetable, 1 fat