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Yay, roasted cauliflower belongs in everything! 4 cloves garlic Last week I told you about our favorite quarantine cookies. I realize this site already has a fair share of tacos (and even a cauliflower quesadilla) but I definitely don’t need to tell you that tacos — small packets, complex ingredients, vibrant finishes, always the right balance of filling but not food coma-inducing — are the perfect food, right? Might add a little more cumin next time. This is definitely going into regular rotation. Can’t wait to try this next week. And super quick and manageable for a weeknight. White wine vinegar Even reheated very nicely (2 30-second intervals, with a shake of the Tupperware in between) the next day. We simply placed a spoonful of the ricotta on top of the individual dishes and it was superb! Really good alongside the roasted chicken I made tonight…. The one cauliflower pasta dish somebody mentioned above with saffron, raisins and sundried tomatoes and maybe black olives is great. And since hubby doesn’t like onions, I used the delicious slaw from your “crisp black bean tacos with feta and slaw” recipe instead. Mary. The first time I made this, I used fresh cauliflower but had undercooked the pasta. That makes it a winner in my book. I’m not big on garnish but this just ached for a splash of any color. I made it with Trader Joe’s gluten free pasta (because i had to… sigh) and it was great. 8 years ago: Crackly Banana Bread and Spaghetti with Broccoli Cream Pesto When the pasta is done, drain and add to the cauliflower, adding enough extra-virgin olive oil to coat the pasta thoroughly, toss together and serve, with the cheese crumbled over the dish. Made this over quinoa tonight – so delicious! Bookmarked : ). I guess that while it would be much easier to disguise the substitution of say roasted zucchini, irradically bland, for something tastier, what would be the fun in that if nobody could tell? Also reading some seasoning comments, I added capers for some additional acidity without the sour of more lemon or vinegar. We love it for the cauliflower and w.w. pasta, but also for the red pepper flakes, nicoise olives, parsley, and toasted fresh breadcrumbs. Add the cauliflower, tomatoes and salt and stir for 1 minute. I’d highly recommend it. I was searching for Sicilian recipes last week and came across references to the dish you saw on TV. 1/2 lemon Don’t throw your cauliflower core away; you can trim and dice it too and it will roast up deliciously here. This was FABULOUS! hooray! Another good way to cook cauliflower is to roast it – just toss with olive olive and scatter it on a foil-covered pan and roast at 400 until it’s browned and as tender as you want. The roasted cauliflower/bean mixture was so incredibly delicious that I could eat it right off the tray. On the strength of your enthusiasm here, I’ll have to give this one a whirl… Looks fab! Once as prescribed, and a second time with four times as much garlic and a little chardonnay instead of lemon juice. I made this again, but only halved the cauliflower (kept all other ingredients as listed) and didn’t enjoy it quite as much because I hadn’t browned the cauliflower and onions to the same extent. This was seriously sooo yummy! I served this with grilled marinated chicken breasts. I am loving cauliflower and whole wheat pasta lately, too – that whole nutty/sweet/nutty thing, I guess. Being a huge fan of the site, I’m always looking at the archives for a recipe and I have stumbled across this one more than once. Ever since then, cauliflower and pasta has been a favorite combination in our apartment. Okay, I’m definitely making this tonight. But oh I was wrong. Thanks for all of your inspiration :). this was a great dinner and lunch the next day :) It was really tasty and flavorful. You’re so fun to read and always make me smile. Yes, yes, yes! Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment. Cook undisturbed until the bottoms start turning dark and golden-brown, about 1 minute. Yummy! Sometimes I think it is an overlooked vegetable but it is really delicious when prepared correctly. Cauliflower and penne are a classic Italian combination. pepper flakes! I’ve owned the Chez Panisse Vegetables cookbook for years and have yet to cook from it. Just made this today with a couple of modifications…I used purple, orange and white cauliflower and some broccoli (I found some already chopped up and ready to steam at Trader Joe’s), I didn’t have white wine vinegar, so I used white balsamic vinegar, and I used Mediterranean seasoned feta cheese crumbles. I just made this for dinner tonight — it’s really good! Here is the thing: my biggest saute pan is not large enough to brown cauliflower so it wound up on jellyroll pans and being roasted (with the olive oil, onions, garlic, salt, pepper, hot pepper). My guess is that if I had it at your house or at Alice Waters’s house, I’d love it more b/c you two would be much better at getting the cauliflower right and the seasoning right. The walnut and whole wheat pasta really give the dish a great nuttiness, which plays off the lemon and vinegar. I used a little veggie broth while cooking to cut down on the oil. I will make this over and over. Notify me of follow-up comments by email. The book says this serves 6, but we find it serves a lot more. Hi Deb, do you always use store-bought tortillas? I don’t know. I used one (which was large but not unusually so) and my 14″ skillet was packed. Loved it! No cojita, we used goat cheese. For shame, I know. Roasted cauliflower tacos are a staple, and I also throw chickpeas on the sheetpan and let them crisp up along with the cauliflower and it is so good. Yum. Loved it! Fail… i just made this. I always looked at it with the attitude you described in the introduction … this couldn’t possibly be good. I’ll report in on my version on the Flickr, etc. This is super delightful with the slivered skin of preserved lemon added! #ifitssmittenimin. Keep up the good work! I could substitute cauliflower for pasta!” Now I’m off to do so with some direction. My toddler loved picking out all the ingredients in his plate. Turn your oven on to 400. I know this post is from way back when, but I felt compelled to comment. I like Bush beans they had a line of speciality beans that were tasty recently. Also, while plenty of whole wheat pasta tastes like a mouthful of wet sticks, Barilla’s Healthy Harvest pasta is fairly painless as far as that goes. My 1 year old loved the cauli mix too (without chile flakes). Almost a non contest. In the same pot or a tiny one, heat the olive oil with the garlic, pepper flakes and Kosher salt over moderate heat, stirring frequently for 3 to 4 minutes, or until the garlic becomes lightly golden. I’ve beat you to many of your recipes but by God, I’d never made this dish. Drain rabe and pasta together and pour into serving bowl. Roast it in a shallow, rimmed pan till it gets all browned and crispy..about 20 minutes. I used one large head of cauliflower but it is probably double the size of the ones I buy in the grocery store in the winter. One of the loveliest things about this recipe–and there are many, in my mind–is the way the recipe is laid out. And I topped it with a sunny side up egg with gooey yolk. I found a brand called Omena Organics that makes incredible canned beans. holy smokes. Anyways, it looked very pretty. Some tweaks.. it was a little dry so did some half and half at the end. Peel the onion and slice it very thin. Your email address will not be published. Thanks! Do you ever have those recipes where are you just positively, absolutely certain that they will be terrible and that you shouldn’t make them… and yet, you are inexplicably drawn to them and know they’re not going to stop nudging you until you cave? Or pecans. For the complete southern Italian peasant food experience, do not throw away the oil and bits in the pan. I’m planning to try it on a day when I’m pressed for time. No one sells it in the Netherlands, and the shop I used to order from in the UK has shut down. The walnuts are a great suggestion and I have a big bag of lovely ones my mom brought from Oregon and put in my freezer. Caulifower is just one of those veg that you know you should be eating more of, but can somehow never find a way to cook it that is both good looking and tasting. Can’t get over it.. made this tonight as a side dish and nixed the pasta, subbed in goat cheese.. absolutely fantastic! I bet they experience a sales increase after this post. b) my hubby is such a carnivore, BUT he does love roasted cauliflower (any cauliflower, really) and this was a hit (he subbed chicken for beans, but I didn’t have to cook more, so yay). Jan 15, 2017 - What happens if you swap pasta for farro but keep the vegetables, cheese and crunchy lid? Your email address will not be published. We added cilantro and sour cream and tummies are so happy right now. That sounds very intriguing! Congrats on the Real Simple shout-out, btw. I also added more vinegar and lemon juice than is called for and loved the result. I would propose leaving the wine vinegar out, and substituting a 2 Tblsp of the pasta water. This recipe seems very similar- can I just swap the potato for the cauliflower; same seasonings and cooking times as posted in the other recipe? I am in full-blown coconut hatred. I’ve used feta, cotija and even cheddar in a pinch. These were a huge hit with everyone. Great recipe idea. Do you think that I could substitute it? It worked perfectly, or in any case I like the results. I did it and it tastet quite well, but yo need to be careful when first sauting the cauliflower, it gets brown very quickly when it’s too hot, but it stays very crunchy anyway. Sorry, your blog cannot share posts by email. Thanks Deb for yet another delicious meal. But I am grateful for quarantine, for involuntarily preserving me from this fashion of putting poor cauliflower into all kinds of places where it doesn’t belong, in the name of “health”. Thanks! yet to tire of eating so now we get a head of cauliflower every week and confidently know it will not go to waste. Even more delicious with calabrese or tenderstem broccoli! Thanks, Deb. This recipe sounds delicious, my boyfriend hates cauliflower though so I think I will cut it in half. Can you recommend a good brand of canned black beans? So glad I found this site – I’m finally looking forward to cooking again. It makes perfect sense and it’s already flavored! Just made this recipe which I was saving for Fall. I’ve forwarded it to nearly everybody I know. There were only two of us eating these for dinner, so we enjoyed the leftovers the next morning — heated up the remaining filling and ate with salsa, pickled carrots/cabbage we had on hand, and jammy eggs. Notify me of follow-up comments by email. We didn’t have white wine vinegar, but red wine vinegar worked great. Made these last night, and they were amazing! Still, incredible dish! Was an ingredient left out? I’ve tried a few brands and none really thrill me but I hear all the rumors that there are a few worth sticking with. Thanks for this recipe, my Tuesday email post, and for enduring. Mmmm. To me, it is like the advice to substitute diet cola for sweetener in some recipe. It looks delicious, but I just can’t get past the farty smell of cauliflower. What a fun cooking adventure. I meant to cook black beans earlier in the day from dry, but forgot (and had no canned beans) – so I roasted a sliced Delicata squash as a substitute, which was great. Sounds wonderful and I’m going to try it. I didn’t have any cheese so I just added a tablespoon of sour cream (for the recipe halved). Thanks girl. Can I just tell you how much of hit this was with the husband who always wants meat? Everyone can clear a space around me. You know, in Italian cooking, cauliflower is used a lot with pasta. Instead of feta, I used traditional Italian cheese blend. But there is some magic in this combination of ingredients — scorched, highly seasoned cauliflower in a medium rubble, lime juice, creamy avocado, salty cotija, crunchy pickled onions, and the most delicious hot sauce (current favorite: Valentina) that I have still (still! Roast for 25 to 30 minutes, tossing pieces at the 15 minute mark so they take on a deep brown crisp on as many sides as possible. Pickled onions are a must with it! It still turned out beautifully and I have so many leftovers that I’ll be eating it for at least another day. I’m trying to eat vegetarian more often and have had some lousy experiences with recipes with little merit other than they’re *Good For You*. This is going on the weeknight dinner rotation! Keep up the great work. It might be the kind I get. Also, if you can find it, get a purple cauliflower, it turns hot pink on the edges when you roast. So we are on vacation (I know!!! I love your website, newsletter and writing style. I think I should have added a little more olive oil because it was a little dry. Any suggestions for a substitute for walnuts? But the leftover beans plus cauliflower, warmed and served over farro, topped with a fried egg and avocado slices, and brightened with the pickled onions, lime juice, and a few shakes of hot sauce? It’s also delicious with curry powder and a couple of the samosas from the shop by my work, most especially if you add garbanzos, yogurt, onion and cilantro. Any suggestions on how to keep it from going bad? Add avocado, pickled red onion, cotija, cilantro, and hot sauce to taste. I hear you on the perish-ability, so I Seperate your cauliflower into bite size pieces. Cauliflower and pasta was a staple for my southern Italian grandmothers and I think I need to make some of this soon. The flavour’s vastly improved. Every single one of them is perfection. ), this sounds really good to me I was so impressed with how well that worked–it was like magic to me! Great recipe – thank you!! Made all of us, including the 7 year old, happy. Thanks! I am enjoying this AS WE SPEAK and it is delicious! Breadcrumbs usually lie like a lazy blanket on top of pasta or casseroles. We made this with corn-and-flour tortillas, which have become our new favorite, as they have the flavor of corn tortillas with (what I perceive to be) the superior texture of flour. The cumin with the roasted cauliflower is perfect, and just adding the canned beans to the pan when it comes out of the oven is a nice touch to save washing another dish. Other nuts are OK, though. I won’t eat any other kind, and I prefer it to white pasta now. Some of my most favorite things. And you have a choice of ripe, semi-ripe or green, so you won’t be stuck with a big load of mushy avocados! And easy enough that making this on top of the plain old ground beef taco filling for the kids was not an inconvenience. I use arugula instead of parsley and I use way more of it. Looks and sounds wonderful – I too, was never a really big cauliflower fan – but was transformed by this reieipe from Mario Batali…I know, I know, he can be a bit MUCH, but try this – its really easy, fast – and also makes use of high heat to cook the cauliflower instead of steaming it… Wegmans store brand is perfectly nice if they’re in your area. Unfortunately walnuts make my husband’s tongue tingle and since neither of us knows whether that will one day lead to an anaphylactic shock upon walnut consumption… I’ll have to make it when he’s out of town. I’ve subbed feta before, but it just doesn’t hold a candle. Anyway, this one will be going into the regular rotation with that small amendment. And cheap. and I made this the other night! Merci. Eating right now. I just stumbled onto your blog, and I’m loving it =) I happened to make pasta this evening with steamed cauliflower and marinara sauce, and I must admit that even though it looked slightly strange, it was amazingly delicious. Delicious. My husband and I made this last week, and even our 1-year-old could not get enough of the pasta (we carefully avoided giving her any red pepper flakes). But JANET!!! THIS is fabulous!!!!!! It also comes in a wider variety of shapes. Two thumbs up from my husband! ;). That often happens due to a reaction between iodized salt and garlic. Taste and correct the seasoning. Made these last night and loved them!! AJ: maybe try some roasted pine nuts-I bet those would taste great. Be sure to salt everything adequately – it would be pretty bland without it, IMO. It was the perfect recipe! I love Sally Schneider’s cookbooks, and in her latest book, The Improvisational Cook, she has a recipe for a cauliflower puree that calls for adding a small amount of dried pasta to the pot of boiling milk and cauliflower. I am only mildly distracted by the fabulously goregeous picture of butterscotch ice cream below it….no fair, I’m either going to make this ice cream or be forced into a Haagen Daz run…. But here was whole wheat pasta as it should be, in a dish where the white flour stuff would be too supple or even boring as texture reigns supreme. He removes the core in one large piece, let the freed flowerets fall to the counter and cut only where there is a nautural break or bound stem and there is tremendously less mess and waste. So yummy – and you are right… it’s all things I wouldn’t necessarily like, but somehow when they all get mixed together at the end. The textures and flavors are all so wonderful together! What a wonderful thing to click on your website at 12:30 a.m. and realize I have everything in your recipe, in my refrigerator, to make this for dinner tomorrow. A few commenters already noted this, but it was nearly impossible to saute two heads of cauliflower in one pan. Why, it’s right up there on the American Heart Association’s recommended diet, above the kale and below the oat bran. It involved several things that give me pause, the first being that combination of cauliflower and pasta which reminded me of that fateful, stomach-turning show. She would steam the cauliflower- nobody really roasted veggies back then. Pasta with Cauliflower, Walnuts and Feta It was a revelation, as was the yabbo in the audience who kept asking if he could substitute, like, margarine for butter — Bittman: “No!” — or turkey bacon for real bacon — Bittman: “God, no!”. Seeing as my kids suddently “dont want meat,” this is going to be perfect this week (with my homemade tortillas!). It’s a lot of beige in the end, and though the ingredients are good, and the pepper packs a punch (I added an extra pinch), it just wasn’t that exciting. I used pinenuts because I burnt what was left of my walnuts while trying to multitask. Breathing new life into Taco Tuesday! (Also then my husband couldn’t tell it was whole wheat pasta!). Pickle onion: Combine vinegar, water, sugar, and 1/2 teaspoon kosher salt in a small bowl. on a student budget, thank heavens! I think it might be my least favorite vegetable out there. It was a really nice combo. my family does a similar thing, only with shredded zucchini instead of noodles- it is a good and tasty way to enjoy “pasta”. I made it for two of us a couple of nights ago, so used just one cauliflower head and halved the recipe. I added more feta (because I can never get enough) but everything else was spot on. However, no leeks in the produce department! Oh, ho — cauliflower tacos are already on OUR menu for this week. We all know that doesn’t happen very often! Hi Deb, we had this for dinner tonight and it was wonderful. Smitten Kitchen raved about this recipe - Lindsey and I were skeptical at first, but with a little extra acidity from the lemons and the addition of the feta, this turned into a delicious meal! Previous post: whole wheat chocolate oat cookies. Also, combining the two heads with a pound of pasta made an absurd amount of food. Bookmarking this, thanks! lemon! Great tip about cutting up cauliflower florets! Suzanne has a point there :) Cauliflower or butter scotch ice cream? Did anyone else find these dry? Everyone loved it. Is that abnormal? yum! Thank you so much for expanding my vegitable horizons! Tonight was the night. Dinner heaven, basically. This whole-grain diabetic thing is putting me off food entirely. I cook a cauliflower pasta which, in addition to the cauliflower, has raisins, anchovies, pine nuts and saffron… It’s actually an ancient Italian dish, and it really works… Since introducing it to my household about a year ago, it’s become such a firm favourite that we have it about once a week now. These look delicious! Thanks for sharing! Oh, gorgeous. Oh my…for those of you who think you hate cauliflower…have I got the recipe for you. Funny, I just posted something similiar, only I used broccoli instead of cauliflower and baby potatoes instead pasta, but the general idea is pretty much the same. It is so flavorful with tons of garlic and onion, fits in a regular dutch oven style pan and made 5 normal sized portions. I made this salad for a bridal brunch that I hosted. By the way, I also made your Indian Spiced Vegetables and they’re divine. However, I think I’m not a practiced enough cook to have made this dish well. Also, thanks for a meatless taco idea because I’m organising a taco night for my friends next weekend and some of them are vegan. Thank you! it’s on my list and bookmarked, by the way, i mashed some steamed cauliflower with a small touch of cream and fresh thyme, some salt and pepper…, What a great way to “trick” your eyes and your stomach that you are eating a huge bowl of pasta. Yum this looks delicious. I followed the suggestions of some of the earlier posters. As for the pasta – I kind of hate whole wheat pasta. It was much more firm and salty than the Bulgarian/French stuff. Stumbled on your site (from Apartment Therapy, perhaps?) Thank you !! WIN. I have a lot of broccoli but no cauliflower! Well fine then. Wow, I ‘ll have to give this a try. The cauliflower did take quite a bit longer to cook than I expected, but I just kept splashing in a little olive oil, a little white wine, etc. Really enjoyed this dish but made the following modifications based on comments. Good news, however, there’s no timestamp on dinner rolls, especially ones as wonderful as these. This looks great- and I apparently now have to thank my mom – I had no idea cauliflower was boiled or steamed as we always ate it sauteed or baked in something yummy. Made this tonight and it was a total WIN. No black beans, per the suggestion of one reviewer, I roasted chickpeas with the same spices as the cauliflower. I added some fried cherry tomatoes and this turned out to be a super quick & tasty week night dinner. might seem trivial, but don’t skip them; they add a wonderful, crunchy texture. Great name for your next cookbook: If It’s Smitten, I’m In! I take their plain pinto beans drain them warm in sauce pan with a little chicken broth ( that small amount you always have left over) with a bit of cumin Mexican oregano (buy a package in Latin food section grocery store use a light hand it can be over powering but adds a little something) & simmer for a few minutes. Salt and pepper wow, being a vegetarian all my life, I still haven’t used cauliflower in pasta!! Here’s another interesting pasta-cauliflower scenario. Enjoy, this one is delish. 1 year ago: Chickpea and Kale Shakshuka My friend has lived in Italy for years and once while she was visiting we opted for eating in last minute. 1 head cauliflower, 1 medium onion, 4 LARGE cloves garlic, 1/2 lb whole-wheat pasta, 1/4 cup Extra-virgin olive oil ( divided), Salt and pepper ( to taste), 1/2 tsp. I mean, I’ve eaten it on veggie trays and what not, but NEVER bought it. I never thought to add it to pasta. I, on the other hand, found there to be some flavor lacking in the dish… which I tried to fix by adding more pepper and lemon juice, but then the whole thing was overly sour. Am I missing something? 1/2 cup toasted walnuts And with that, I’m off to make another batch of these tonight. Don’t let the cauliflower deter you from making this yummy dish! Including the onions, already pickled. The mix of flavors just has you shoveling it in and craving more. Thank you Deb, its never happened before, but I am experiencing first times for a lot of things since I started following you….this is the only time I’ve had what I thought was a disaster though. I don’t remember the cups of the cauliflower but 1. I wish we hadn’t eaten so much of it – I would have loved it for lunch tomorrow. Thanks for giving us an easy weeknight dinner. I definitely think you can freeze it. Next time I will try to sub the cauliflower with brocoli or purple cauliflower, or add some asparagus as a previous commenter suggested. Thank you! From the picture, it looks like there is something tomato-based in the recipe. Thanks! Been enjoying your sweet potato tacos but one of my kids claims not to like sweet potato. When you think about it, of course they wouldn’t waste all that good oil! Having no training in the kitchen and no real intuition for herbs and spices, I rarely stray from a recipe or start tossing things in willy-nilly, but I think some more spices or some kind of sauce would help this dish. I made this over the weekend, and it was very tasty! Aside from the mousy hue, this dish is a winner. ….so much for the poor cauliflower, I’m afraid it now pales in comparison to its richer, creamier neighbor. Yeah, you posted this how many years ago? I used Aleppo pepper instead of red pepper flakes, I added the grated peel of 1/2 lemon, and I reserved 1/2 cup pasta cooking water to add at the end. I have made this numerous times, it is really my favorite way to use cauliflower. It’s interesting how these formerly innocent vegetables that get a time in the limelight of nutritional virtue signaling are all very strong tasting, and cannot be entirely camouflaged. Don’t be stingy with oil. and ancho chili powder in place of the red pepper flakes. Wanted to follow up on my comment. I ate these for lunch and dinner today and would happily eat them again tomorrow if there were any left! As you can probably tell from my sniping at the “healthy cooking” show, I refuse to eat something that doesn’t sound good, great even, just because it is good for me and whole wheat pasta has also always been one of these things. But there will be a next time! I’d use the cooking times here, but you can use those ingredients. Almost caved in and went for a more traditional parmigiano or manchego but decide to stick with the feta, and am soooo glad. One note: I had to divide it up into two pans because I found that two whole heads of cauliflower plus the onion was too much for my one pan to handle. What I actually did was use one head of cauliflower but didn’t change anything else and left out the pasta. We have a variety of pans and a very large sauteeing pan, so we actually had no problem fitting 2 heads of cauliflower in it. 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