Roasted Korean Yams and Carrots with Clementine-Mustard Drizzle
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Korean yams, AKA Japanese yams, have a deep red exterior and creamy light interior that’s reminiscent of chestnuts when cooked.
cooking spray4 spray(s)
uncooked yam(s)1 pound(s), Korean variety, unpeeled, scrubbed and cut into 1/2-inch wide julienne
uncooked carrot(s)2 cup(s), cut in 1/4-inch julienne
table salt½ tsp, or to taste
clementine(s)4 item(s), seedless
olive oil1 Tbsp
Dijon mustard1 tsp
balsamic vinegar1 tsp
black pepper¼ tsp, freshly ground (or to taste)
mixed greens3 cup(s), microgreens or delicate greens suggested
- Preheat oven 450°F. Line a large baking sheet with aluminum foil and coat with cooking spray (or just coat pan with cooking spray).
- Add vegetables to prepared pan; coat with cooking spray. Sprinkle with salt; toss to coat. Spread vegetables in a single layer so that every piece is lying flat; roast until golden, flipping once midway through cooking, 30 minutes.
- Juice 1 clementine (will yield about 2 Tbsp juice). In a small bowl, combine clementine juice, oil, mustard, vinegar, and salt and pepper to taste. Peel remaining clementines; separate into sections.
- Place vegetables on a serving platter with clementine segments and greens; drizzle with dressing.
- Serving size: 1 1/4 c