Roasted Leeks, Peppers, Carrots and Zucchini

This dish stands alone as a meltingly delicious vegetable side complement to chicken or fish. It is also outstanding tossed with pasta, add prepared or homemade pesto to make it all the more special.

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Roasted Italian Vegetables~ from Cooking for The King

2 leeks, white parts, washed well and thinly sliced

1 yellow bell pepper, seeded and thinly sliced

1 red bell pepper, seeded and thinly sliced

1 carrot, peeled and cut into matchstick sized pieces

1 zucchini, cut into matchstick sized pieces

4 roma tomatoes, quartered, and seeded

1/4 cup olive oil

1 teaspoon kosher salt

1/4 cup pine nuts, toasted

Preheat oven to 425 degrees and position rack in uppermost slot. Place vegetables in a baking pan and toss with oil. Sprinkle with salt, toss again and spread into a single layer. Roast in preheated oven for 30 to 40 minutes, stirring every 10 minutes until they begin to char. To serve, top with pine nuts.

Makes: 4-5 side dish servings ~ Can make ahead
Active time: 20 minutes ~ Cooking time: 30 minutes
a kosher for Passover Recipe


Cooking for The King by Renee Chernin
The book of Torah insights, recipes and practical tips
designed to bring majesty to the mundane.