A side dish of keto roasted cauliflower roasted in Djjon mustard and lemon butter sauce is an easy and tasty recipe.
If you are a fan of mustard, then this dish is simply divine and the addition of the lemon is lovely. I had to stop myself eating the whole dish once I tested a piece after it was cooked. This is a wonderful side dish that could steal the show from the main course!
How to make keto roasted cauliflower
Roasting cauliflower by itself gives the vegetable a great nutty flavour. This recipe lifts that flavour with the addition of Dijon mustard and lemon.
Ingredients for this recipe
All you need to make this tasty recipe is a few ingredients.
- Cauliflower - Fresh and firm.
- Dijon mustard - Either plain or grained mustard.
- Lemon - The juice and rind of a whole lemon.
- Butter - Unsalted butter.
- Fresh parsley - For the garnish and optional. Fresh chives could be substituted.
You could always make this dish a couple of hours ahead at then reheat through when you are ready to serve.
This mustard and lemon sauce would also be good to pour over chicken or fish.
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Cauliflower Roasted in Dijon Mustard and Lemon Butter Sauce
- 1 head cauliflower cut into florets
- 6 tablespoons butter
- 1 Lemon Juice & grated rind
- 2 tablespoons Dijon mustard (wholegrain preferable)
- 1 teaspoon salt
- 1 tablespoon fresh parsley, chopped optional (for garnish)
- 1 tablespoon olive oil
- Preheat the oven to 200C/400F degrees
- Place the cauliflower florets on a baking tray and drizzle with the olive oil. Sprinkle with salt and roast for 20-25 minutes
- Remove the cauliflower from the baking tray and place in an oven dish.
- Melt the butter in saucepan and add the mustard, lemon juice and lemon rind.
- Spoon the mustard sauce over the cauliflower and return to the oven for about 10 minutes.
- Sprinkle with parsley and serve warm or at room temperature.