Nutty roasted Jerusalem Artichokes with roasted garlic and a hint of nutmeg.
Sides & Relish
500g scrubbed but not peeled Jerusalem Artichokes
4 large gloves garlic
1/4 cup olive oil
1/4tspn freshly grated nutmeg
Salt and pepper to taste
Roasted Hazelnuts for garnish
Preheat oven to 180C
Cut the Jerusalem Artichokes in half and place on a lined baking tray with the unpeeled garlic gloves and place into the oven and roast for 30 – 40mins until completely soft.
Peel the roasted garlic and discard the skins.
Place the roasted Jerusalem Artichokes, roasted garlic and half the olive oil into a blender and process until smooth, adding more olive oil gradually as needed to form a thick dip. Add nutmeg and blend through and then season with salt and pepper and stir through.
Serve warm or cold in a bowl with a drizzle of extra virgin olive oil and sprinkle some cracked roasted hazelnuts.