Oven roasted cauliflower

July 22, 2016
Photo by Teresa Ulyate
Author Notes

There is something special about the flavour and texture of cauliflower that has been roasting in the oven. This side dish is easy but packed full of flavour. —Teresa Ulyate

  • Serves 4 as a side dish
  • 1 head of cauliflower (about 700g)
  • 2 tablespoons olive oil
  • 4 sprigs of rosemary, leave removed and finely chopped
  • 1 teaspoon crushed garlic
  • small pinch of chilli flakes
  • good grinding of salt and pepper
  • 30 grams grated parmesan cheese
In This Recipe
  1. Preheat your oven to 200°C and lightly grease a baking tray.
  2. Cut the cauliflower into florets and set aside.
  3. Combine the olive oil, chopped rosemary, garlic, chilli flakes, salt and pepper in a large bowl. Add the florets and toss well until they are coated in the olive oil mixture.
  4. Spread the cauliflower on the baking tray in an even layer. Roast for 25 minutes or until the cauliflower is just tender and starting to go brown.
  5. Remove the tray from the oven and sprinkle the parmesan over the cauliflower. Roast for a further 5 minutes until the cheese has melted. Serve immediately.

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