A colourful spiralizer side dish – Baked beet and carrot noodles

Baked beetroot and carrot noodles

IMAG1720

The spiralizing experimentation continues! I wanted to try a new kind of side dish, so I combined two of my favourite vegetables – carrot and beetroot – and made a delicious, colourful side dish.

Here in Spain, in the supermarkets I can only ever seem to find pre-cooked beetroot, so I used that. I’m sure spiralizing beetroot from raw and cooking that would make for amazing noodles… let me know if you get the chance to try it!

IMAG1721 (1)

I used my Lurch spiralizer for this, and it was the first time I’d used the thin noodles attachment. I think thick ones would have been no good for this, they would just have been like slightly warm carrot and beetroot. The thin-ness meant that they had chance to dry out and cook a little.

This makes quite a sweet side dish, so I served it IMAG1722with a Korean beef recipe from Foodie With Family. We can’t get hold of low sodium soy, as she recommends in her recipe, which meant that the dish was slightly salty. The sweetness of the carrot and beetroot balanced it out nicely.

Ingredients (makes a side dish for 2 people)
– one large carrot (the thicker the carrot, the less waste when you spiralize, so find the largest one you can!)
– 5 pre-cooked beetroots
– salt and pepper to season

Method
1. Pre-heat oven to 180°C
2. Use the ” target=”_blank”>thin noodle attachment to spiralize the carrots and the beetroot.
3. Mix and trim the noodles. Season with salt and pepper.
4. Spread on a large baking tray lined with baking paper (you may want to spread the noodles over two baking trays as they will go soggy if they’re too close together).
5. Bake for 20 – 25 minutes.
6. Serve and enjoy!

IMAG1720
Follow me on Twitter for more recipes
@about_taste

Pin this!

IMAG1720  IMAG1722

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s