Tuesday, 15 June 2010

Little Treasures : Onions and Verlaque

Yesterday as I was browsing the aisles in Woolworths, feeling completely uninspired and freezing cold I found these little gems.
  They are called Italian cipollini. Small flat shaped onions with a thin papery skins, which looked perfect for roasting.I was so excited I bought 2 bags.

I roasted them with some small Mediterranean potatoes, whole garlic cloves and olive oil. They are wonderfully sweet and made a perfect accompaniment to the roasted chicken.

The potatoes I roasted until they were soft and then squashed them with the skin on (not mashed), added some of the roasted garlic and a splash of Verlaque Pomegranate Moroccan Glaze. Homemade Heaven at it's best.


Nina Timm said...

That is indeed Homemade Heaven!!Lipsmacking!

LadyRaven said...

been looking for sweet onions. There is a really nice dish with sweet onions and mince I had once which I want to repeat. Thanks for the heads up :)

Anonymous said...

I must look out for these!

Marisa said...

Love love love roasted onions! I could eat a whole roasting tray full.

Juno said...

Seriously yum. Now all I can think about is roast potatoes and onions. With garlic.

Cindy said...

Oh wow, I can taste it ...

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