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Roasted Greens with Tahini Lemon Sauce

Roasted greens with tahini lemon sauce as both a drizzle or a dip creates an ideal vegetarian facet dish.

Dipping roasted vegetables in tahini lemon sauce.

I lately shared the recipe for my do-it-yourself tahini sauce, and figured I’d share certainly one of my favourite methods to get pleasure from it! My Roasted Greens with Tahini Lemon Sauce is a household favourite in my house, and is a standard facet dish at dinner. You’ll wish to make further of the tahini sauce. A standard part of numerous Lebanese dishes, it’s fabulous drizzled over grilled meats, as a salad dressing, and a dip for all types of veggies.


  • For the greens: cauliflower, candy potatoes, olive oil, salt and pepper, and parsley.
  • For the tahini lemon sauce: tahini, lemon, garlic, salt, and scorching water.

How you can Make Roasted Greens with Tahini Lemon Sauce

Liz cutting cauliflower scaled

Begin your Roasted Greens with Tahini Lemon Sauce by washing and slicing your cauliflower and candy potatoes.

roasted cauliflower on a cookie sheet

Then put them on a ready baking sheet and drizzle with olive oil, and sprinkle with salt and pepper. Roast for about 20-25 minutes within the oven at 400 levels.


Whereas greens are roasting, whip up your tahini lemon sauce by mixing tahini paste, lemon juice and zest, garlic, salt, and scorching water till absolutely mixed.

Liz dipping roasted vegetable scaled

As soon as greens are roasted to desired brownness, take away from the oven and placed on a plate. Sprinkle minced parsley over the completed veggies.

Roasted vegetables with tahini lemon sauce.

You’re now able to dip or drizzle and luxuriate in your Roasted Greens with Tahini Lemon Sauce!

Straightforward Substitutions

Tahini sauce tastes good with nearly something, so use no matter greens you might have available! Broccoli, carrots, Brussel sprouts, and common potatoes are all nice choices when you don’t have cauliflower or candy potatoes.

Continuously requested questions:

The place can I purchase tahini?

Most grocery shops promote tahini of their ethnic part, or you’ll find it simply on-line!

What’s the greatest oil for roasting greens?

I discover olive oil to be the very best oil, because it’s a coronary heart wholesome oil that helps coat the greens to get an excellent roast and colour.

How do you retailer leftover roasted greens?

Hold your roasted greens in an hermetic container within the fridge for as much as 4 days. Hold your tahini sauce in a separate container within the fridge as effectively.

Roasted vegetables with tahini lemon sauce.

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A scrumptious strategy to get you and your children to eat some veggies, my Roasted Greens with Tahini Lemon Sauce shall be successful for the entire household.

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Roasted vegetables with tahini lemon sauce

Roasted Greens with Tahini Lemon Sauce

Roasted greens are dressed flippantly with a garlicky tahini lemon sauce with brilliant parsley to brighten the flavour.

PREP: 10 minutes

COOK: 25 minutes

TOTAL: 35 minutes

Servings: 6

  • Pre-heat oven to 400.

  • Toss cauliflower and candy potato with olive oil, salt, and pepper then unfold out in an excellent layer on a foil-lined baking sheet. Roast for 20-25 minutes or till browned.

  • In a small bowl, whisk collectively tahini, lemon juice/zest, garlic, and salt. Slowly add within the scorching water till desired consistency is reached. Stir in parsley and put aside.

  • When greens are achieved roasting, serve on a platter and drizzle with tahini lemon parsley sauce. Serve heat or at room temp.

Energy: 123kcalCarbohydrates: 14.2gProtein: 3.3gFats: 6.8gSaturated Fats: 0.9gPolyunsaturated Fats: 5.9gTrans Fats: 0gLdl cholesterol: 0mgSodium: 445mgFiber: 4.1gSugar: 4.3g

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