Simple is Best – Roasted Cauliflower

We have been out of town, celebrating birthdays, Passover and soon, Easter – so busy!  Here is a lovely little part of our dinner from last night – roasted cauliflower with tahini/lemon sauce.

I roughly chopped a whole head of cauliflower, mixed in some olive oil, salt, pepper, lemon juice and red pepper flakes and let it roast in a 375F oven for about 35 minutes (or until it gets as roasted as you like it).  I think mixed up a few tablespoons of tahini with a few tablespoons of lemon juice to make a quick drizzle/dipping sauce.  Pour atop the roasted cauliflower, season with some paprika, sprinkle with sesame seeds and serve with more sauce on the side to dip the florets in.  A deliciously easy side dish.

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2 Comments on “Simple is Best – Roasted Cauliflower”

  1. John says:

    Wow! I love roasted broccoli with lemon and parmesan, but the cauliflower/tahini thing sounds great! I’m trying it tonight.

  2. Mathew says:

    I’m going to try this tonight over quinoa.


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