Creamed beetroot leaves


You'll need

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

Method

  • 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.

At A Glance

  • Serves 6 people
The Gourmet Traveller podcast

Each fortnight we round up the most interesting characters from the food world for your listening pleasure. We chat to chefs, cooks, authors, bar tenders and baristas - anyone who has something new and interesting to say about the way we like to eat and drink.

Listen
Recipe collections

Looking for fresh dinner ideas? Not sure how to make the most out of seasonal produce? Or do you need to plan the perfect party menu? Our recipe collections have you covered.

See more

At A Glance

  • Serves 6 people

Featured in

Jun 2010

You might also like...

Easter lunch recipes

recipes

Christmas pudding ice-cream

Cupcake recipes

recipes

Raspberry and Mint Mojito

Thomas Keller's sandwich recipes

recipes

Neil Perry: Prawn cocktail

Grilling recipes

recipes

Barbecue trout bundles with prosciutto and button mushrooms

Neil Perry's Spice Temple recipes

recipes

Serge Dansereau: Homemade lemonade

Pickle and preserve recipes

recipes

Serge Danserau: Duck confit and potato terrine

Sexy salad recipes

recipes

Serge Dansereau: Marinated goat’s cheese with summer vegetables

Recipes from Australia's best chefs

recipes

conversion tool