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Polenta With Roasted Winter Vegetables

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“Polenta is a rich, creamy alternative to mashed potatoes.”
1hr 5mins

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Preheat oven to 400 degrees F.
  2. Wrap beets in aluminum foil and roast for 15 minutes.
  3. Meanwhile, place carrots, red onion, fennel and parsnips on a baking sheet and toss with oil, salt, pepper, and thyme.
  4. Add to oven with beets (still wrapped) and roast until vegetables and beets are both tender, about 20 minutes.
  5. Unwrap beets and dice.
  6. In a large pot, bring chicken broth and 2 cups of water to a boil; add polenta, gradually, whisking constantly.
  7. Reduce heat and simmer until thickened, about 2 minutes.
  8. Remove from heat and stir in goat cheese, milk, and butter.
  9. Top with roasted vegetables and additional goat cheese, if desired.

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