Autumnal Egg Salad
- Serves: 2
- Prep: 5mins
- Cook: 25mins
This salad makes the perfect healthy lunch to take to work!
- 4 medium British Lion eggs, quartered
- 200g baby carrots, sliced in half lengthways
- 200g small beetroot, peeled and quartered
- 1 tsp cumin seeds
- 3 tbsp olive oil
- 1 tbsp cider vinegar
- 2 tsp wholegrain mustard
- 1 x 250g pouch of ready to eat grains
- 75g feta, crumbled
- A small handful dill, fronds picked
- Preheat the oven to 220C/200C Fan/Gas Mark 7. Place the carrots and beetroot onto a baking tray, scatter over the cumin seeds, season and drizzle with 1 tbsp olive oil. Toss well to coat. Roast in the oven for 25 minutes, until soft and golden.
- Meanwhile, bring a medium saucepan of water to the boil and add the eggs. Bring back up to a simmer and simmer the eggs for 8 minutes. Drain the eggs and cool briefly under cold running water, until cool enough to handle. Peel the eggs and chop into quarters.
- Make the dressing by whisking together the remaining olive oil, cider vinegar, wholegrain mustard along with some seasoning. Cook the grains according to the pack instructions.
- Place the roasted vegetables onto a serving platter, add the grains and pour over the dressing. Toss well to combine.
- Top the vegetables with the quartered eggs, scatter over feta and dill.
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