Friday, 27 December 2013

Mediterranean Vegetables

This is one of those easy side dishes that you can serve with absolutely anything.  Great for a dinner for 2 like we have just done or casual entertaining.  It is easy, quick and a show stopper.  Here we go, Mediterranean vegetable serving 2 people ...

3 tbsp olive oil
Red pepper, large rough dice
Yellow pepper, large rough dice
Green pepper, large rough dice
2 red onions, quartered
2 shallots, quartered
6 giant button mushrooms, quartered
1 tsp salt
1 tsp pepper
1 tsp smoked paprika
1 tsp dried Italian herbs
30g herb butter, store- bought
100g goat cheese feta, large dice

Preheat oven to 180'c
Place all veg in a deep roasting plan, single layer
Add olive oil and seasoning and toss well with your hands
Bake for 30 min
Remove from oven and immediately add butter to melt in hot veg
Add cheese and toss
Serve immediately

This is awesome next to a roast chicken