Roast yam and red onion salad

A delicious combination; make double and have half for dinner and use the rest in lunch boxes tomorrow. Watch the video on how to make it.


Roast yam and red onion salad


Serves 4

4 cups roughly chopped yams
2 red onions, sliced into wedges
1 x 400g can chickpeas, drained and rinsed
2 Tbsp canola oil
4 cups washed and roughly chopped spinach
¼ cup orange juice


Preheat oven to 200°C.
Place yams, onions and chickpeas in a large roasting tray.
Add oil and mix until vegetables are coated.
Roast in oven for approximately 30 minutes or until vegetables are beginning to brown and yams are tender.
Remove from oven and while still hot, mix through spinach and orange juice.
Serve warm, or allow to cool for a cold salad.

Use diced pumpkin or kūmara instead of yams.
Use brown onions instead of red onions.

Click the vegetable name below to learn more about it: