Roasted roots in an oval bowl

Root vegetable recipes

Celebrate root veg in all its glory with our top recipes. From carrots to parsnips and potatoes to celeriac, root vegetables boast a host of colours and flavours.

2 ratings 3.5 out of 5 star rating

Serve up a classic Christmas dinner side dish of carrots and parsnips. Herby and slightly caramelised, these sticky maple roots are sure to go down a treat

40 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
Gluten-free
786 ratings 4.6 out of 5 star rating

The potatoes in this recipe take on the spicy flavours beautifully - our idea of the perfect veggie supper

45 mins
Easy
Healthy
Vegetarian
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36 ratings 4.9 out of 5 star rating

A little bit of this winter root mash goes a long way - make it a day ahead and cut the stress on Christmas Day

1 hr and 40 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
28 ratings 4.8 out of 5 star rating

Spiced root soup with crisp spiced onions, a hearty winter soup

1 hr and 5 mins
Easy
Healthy
Vegetarian
5 ratings 4.6 out of 5 star rating

Make this veg-packed chorizo and bulgur wheat dish as a speedy supper. It's ideal for an easy midweek meal and you can make it vegan by omitting the chorizo

30 mins
Easy
37 ratings 4.7 out of 5 star rating

Roasted roots are perfect for making soup- we used parsnips, butternut squash and carrots, flavoured with ras el hanout spice mix

55 mins
Easy
Healthy
Vegetarian
24 ratings 4.7 out of 5 star rating

Serve as a tasty side for your favourite meat dish or as an impressive vegetarian main.

1 hr and 25 mins
Easy
6 ratings 4.4 out of 5 star rating

Take comfort on cold days with a warming bowl of soup. Ours is full of veg, making it tasty, healthy and low in calories and fat

1 hr
Easy
Healthy
Vegetarian
68 ratings 4.7 out of 5 star rating

This hearty vegetarian soup will warm up cold winter nights and can be frozen for later

45 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
46 ratings 4.7 out of 5 star rating

The pearl barley makes this stew really hearty - perfect for a cold winter evening

2 hrs and 10 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
51 ratings 4.1 out of 5 star rating

A spicy vegetarian hotpot that's as warm and comforting as it is healthy - and gives you your 5-a-day too

2 hrs and 5 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
48 ratings 4.6 out of 5 star rating

A satisfying soup which is delicately spiced and works well as a rustic starter

35 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
0 ratings 0.0 out of 5 star rating

Serve an extra-special side dish at Christmas made with root veg, walnuts and festive spice. In an added bonus, it's healthy too

55 mins
Easy
Healthy
Vegetarian
287 ratings 4.7 out of 5 star rating

Satisfying and simple to make, homemade soup is a great supper or take-to-work lunch.

35 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
215 ratings 4.6 out of 5 star rating

Aromatic flavours transform the ordinary parsnip into a delicious warming soup

45 mins
Easy
Vegan
162 ratings 4.3 out of 5 star rating

With around half the fat of regular brownies, these are a slightly less guilty pleasure, but still have that intense chocolate hit

55 mins
Easy
32 ratings 4.6 out of 5 star rating

Roasting root veg really brings out the flavour, perfect for this warm comforting mash

1 hr
Easy
Vegetarian
101 ratings 4.9 out of 5 star rating

The perfect showpiece to your Christmas Day meal - and it's suitable for veggies

2 hrs
More effort
Vegetarian
21 ratings 4.8 out of 5 star rating

This warming and creamy dish is perfect for sharing with friends and family

1 hr and 35 mins
Easy
17 ratings 4.4 out of 5 star rating

Prosciutto and chicken is a luxurious combination - and this version is good for you as well - high in fibre, vitamin C and folic acid

1 hr and 30 mins
Easy
Healthy
14 ratings 4.5 out of 5 star rating

The perfect warming veggie dish for any roast dinner

1 hr and 5 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
17 ratings 4.4 out of 5 star rating

A novel way to use up root vegetables is to bake up a sweet, moist sponge with citrus flavours

1 hr and 10 mins
Easy
11 ratings 4.1 out of 5 star rating

A rustic fish tray bake with a root vegetable base of parsnips, beetroot and carrot - served with a creamy dill sauce

40 mins
Easy
28 ratings 4.1 out of 5 star rating

Sear pork chops, then oven-roast with red onions and root vegetables for an easy weeknight dinner

50 mins
Easy
Healthy
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