Home Cookin’ For The Holidays
I don’t cook a lot, but when I do, I normally try to make stuff that takes minimal time, effort, ingredients and dishes. My other prerequisite for cooking is that whatever I make, it has to taste great as leftovers. I’m always making enough food to eat for multiple meals throughout the week.
Even with ALL those constraints, there are still plenty of delicious options!
With the holiday season upon us, I’m really into making warm, hearty, comfort foods. Last night I made these really yummy, naturally gluten-free, roasted potatoes with onion and rosemary. They would make a wonderful side dish for your big family turkey day dinner, but can also easily be made as breakfast or brunch option too!
Rosemary is actually one of the wonderful seasonal scents highlighted in our Fall Flavors Cooking and Entertaining Guide from NFCA and Thai Kitchen. This recipe will certainly make your entire kitchen smell just fantastic.
Whitney’s Rosemary Roasted Potatoes with Onion
- Red potatoes
- Onion *any kind will do, but I really love the sweet varieties, particularly vidalia
- Extra Virgin Olive Oil
- Rosemary Leaves, fresh or dried
- Garlic Salt
- Black Pepper
- Preheat oven to 350 degrees
- Wash and chop potatoes and onion, place into large mixing bowl
- Drizzle olive oil over potato and onion mix and gradually add rosemary, garlic salt and pepper to taste. Stir everything until evenly coated.
- Spread potato mixture onto a baking tray, cook until tender. Usually takes about 45mins or so depending on the amount you’re cooking.
- Stir/flip them occasionally to allow potatoes to cook more evenly and prevent them from sticking to the tray.
If I’m making these potatoes for breakfast or brunch, I usually like to cook them a little longer so they’re slightly burnt/crispy. But if you decide to make this as a dinner side dish, you can certainly add different vegetables like celery or carrots into the mix.
So from my tiny apartment kitchen to yours, have a safe and wonderful Thanksgiving. I can’t wait to read about all the fantastic gluten-free feasts everyone is undoubtedly already busy preparing!