Creamed beetroot leaves

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  • Serves 6 people

  • 4 bunches beetroot leaves with stalks
  • 20 gm butter
  • 1 garlic clove, finely chopped
  • 400 ml pouring cream
  • 60 gm finely grated parmesan, plus extra to serve
01   Preheat oven to 220C. Cook beetroot leaves in boiling salted water until al dente (1-2 minutes). Drain, then refresh, drain well, squeezing excess moisture from leaves, finely chop, set aside.
02   Heat butter in a saucepan over high heat, add garlic and cook until tender (1-2 minutes). Add cream, cook over medium-high heat until thickened (4-6 minutes). Add beetroot leaves, stir to combine, scatter with parmesan, transfer to an ovenproof dish and bake until golden and bubbly (10 minutes). Serve hot scattered with extra parmesan.

Recipe:

LISA FEATHERBY

Photography:

CHRIS CHEN

Styling:

LISA FEATHERBY

FEATURED IN

Jun 2010

Jun 2010

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