Boistfort Valley Farm
Community Supported Recipe Box

Delicata Squash and Roasted Mushrooms with Thyme

ingredients

  • 6 tablespoons olive oil
  • 1 tablespoon chopped fresh thyme
  • 3/4 teaspoon salt
  • 1/2 teaspoon black pepper
  • 2 lb delicata squash (3 medium), halved lengthwise, seeded, and cut crosswise into 1/2-inch-wide slices
  • 2 lb mixed fresh mushrooms such as cremini, shiitake, chanterelle, and oyster, trimmed (stems discarded if using shiitakes) and halved (quartered if large)

procedure

dish: main
season: fall

Stir together oil, thyme, salt, and pepper. Toss squash with 2 tablespoons thyme oil in a shallow baking pan (1/2 to 1 inch deep) and arrange in 1 layer. Toss mushrooms with remaining 1/4 cup thyme oil in another shallow baking pan (1/2 to 1 inch deep) and arrange in 1 layer. Roast squash and mushrooms, stirring occasionally and switching position of pans halfway through roasting, until vegetables are tender and liquid mushrooms give off is evaporated, 25 to 30 minutes. Combine roasted squash and mushrooms.

Adapted from Gourmet, November 2004

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