Many of the previously favorite vegetables and roots now, unfortunately, are not very popular. And very vain. They are nutritious, healthy, varied in taste. We selected 6 best ideas from one of the most affordable ones – celery root.
Baked celery with port wine
1 medium celery root sunflower oil a small piece of butter salt and freshly ground black pepper 6 tablespoons of port wine
Heat the oven to 180 ° C. Celery peeled and cut into slices. In a bowl, mix with butter and mix thoroughly so that the butter covers each piece. Grease the baking mold with butter. Put celery, season with salt, pepper, sprinkle with port wine. Bake for about an hour. By the end of the preparation, it may be necessary to pour some water into the form. Make sure the celery is not burnt. Serve warm.
Celery cream soup
2 medium celery roots, peel 1 large onion, peel 150 ml of good white dry wine 600 ml of chicken broth 700 ml of cream 33-36% fat content salt sunflower oil (refined) chives
Celery root and onion chopped into large pieces. Fry in a well-heated refined sunflower oil until softened. Celery – 10-15 minutes, then add the onions and cook another 10 minutes.
Pour the wine and evaporate it completely. Remains of non-evaporated wine can give the soup a sour note after. Infuse 500 ml of chicken broth and 600 ml of cream. Give the soup to boil. Beat with a blender until smooth. Add the remaining 100 ml of cream and 100 ml of broth, then another 10 minutes, not allowing to boil. Salt Serve finely chopped chives and seasoned with cream soup.
Apple and Celery Salad
1 small celery root 1 large apple 60 ml of cider (or some apple cider vinegar) 2 teaspoons of sugar 2 teaspoons of light mustard 2 teaspoons of chopped fresh parsley
Celery peel and grate on a coarse grater. Also grate the apple. Top up with the remaining ingredients for dressing and mix thoroughly.
Celery Soup with Pear and Blue Cheese
40 grams of butter 1 red onion 1 clove of garlic 2 sprigs of thyme 750 grams of celery root 2 pears