Mashed Cauliflower

Category, DifficultyIntermediate
Yields4 Servings
Prep Time10 minsCook Time30 minsTotal Time40 mins
Equipment
 2 Baking Sheets
 Food processor
Ingredients
 2 Heads cauliflower, cut into small florets
 2 tbsp Canola oil
 4 cups Loosely packed cilantro leaves
  cup Plus 2 tablespoons toasted pepitas
 The juice and zest of 1 lime
 1 tsp Kosher salt
 ½ cup Olive oil

Directions


1

Preheat the oven to 425ºF

2

Line 2 baking sheets with parchment paper. Divide the cauliflower between two baking sheets and spread into a single layer. Drizzle with canola oil.

3

Roast until charred on the edges, about 30 minutes.

4

In a food processor fitted with the blade attachment, combine the cilantro, 1/3 cup pepitas, the zest and juice of 1 lime, and salt. Pulse to combine, stop to scrape down the sides when necessary. With the motor running, stream in the olive oil. Blend until smooth.

5

Transfer the cauliflower to a serving platter and drizzle with pesto. Sprinkle with the remaining 2 tablespoons of pepitas. Serve at room temperature.

Ingredients

Equipment
 2 Baking Sheets
 Food processor
Ingredients
 2 Heads cauliflower, cut into small florets
 2 tbsp Canola oil
 4 cups Loosely packed cilantro leaves
  cup Plus 2 tablespoons toasted pepitas
 The juice and zest of 1 lime
 1 tsp Kosher salt
 ½ cup Olive oil

Directions

1

Preheat the oven to 425ºF

2

Line 2 baking sheets with parchment paper. Divide the cauliflower between two baking sheets and spread into a single layer. Drizzle with canola oil.

3

Roast until charred on the edges, about 30 minutes.

4

In a food processor fitted with the blade attachment, combine the cilantro, 1/3 cup pepitas, the zest and juice of 1 lime, and salt. Pulse to combine, stop to scrape down the sides when necessary. With the motor running, stream in the olive oil. Blend until smooth.

5

Transfer the cauliflower to a serving platter and drizzle with pesto. Sprinkle with the remaining 2 tablespoons of pepitas. Serve at room temperature.

Mashed Cauliflower

Comments

  1. Hey, this is not the recipe I just watched which included vegetable broth and LOTS of garlic, no pepitas, cilantro, and lime. Can you put the recipe with veg broth and garlic on your cite? Thank you.

    1. Right!!!! Please put the recipe that is on the show!!

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