Root vegetable gratin

Our dietitians' favourite

This is the Root vegetable gratin recipe.

  • Prep: 20 min
  • Cooking: 1 h 15
Yields 6 - 8 Servings
DFC

Ingredients

  • 1 onion thinly sliced
  • 4 cups (1 L) potatoes thinly sliced
  • 2 cups (500 mL) rutabaga thinly sliced
  • 1 cup (250 mL) parsnips thinly sliced
  • 1 cup (250 mL) carrots thinly sliced
  • 1 cup (250 mL) sodium-reduced beef broth
  • 1/4 cup (60 mL) fresh parsley chopped
  • freshly ground pepper
  • 6 oz (180 g) Canadian Provolone sliced

Preparation

Preheat oven to 375°F (190°C).

In a large, oven-safe baking dish or in individual gratin dishes, layer the vegetables, alternating with half the sliced Provolone.

Mix the beef broth with parsley and pepper. Pour into dish(es).

Top with remaining cheese and cover with aluminum foil.

Bake in oven 60 minutes, remove foil and continue cooking for another 15 minutes or until vegetables are tender and the cheese browned.

Note:

For even thinner slices of vegetables, use a mandoline.

Tips

Variations:Canadian Cheddar, Mozzarella, Swiss cheese.

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Nutrition

Nutritional Information

per serving
Energy: 170 Calories
Protein: 8 g
Carbohydrate: 21 g
Fat: 6 g
Fibre: 4.2 g
Sodium: 299 mg

Top 5 Nutrients

 
(% DV*)
Calcium: 19 % / 213 mg
Vitamin C: 52 %
Folate: 20 %
Phosphorus: 19 %
Vitamin A: 19 %