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Broil pumpkin and radicchio plate of mixed greens formula

A delightful plate of mixed greens that I make for Christmas lunch, just as numerous different events in all through pre-winter and winter. Cook pumpkin is joined by Swiss chard, radicchio, and chicory. Sprinkle with a lot of vinaigrette. 

Planning time: 15 minutes | Cooking time: 50 minutes 



For the serving of mixed greens 

1 little Ironbark or comparative pumpkin 
1 tbsp oil 
bundle of Swiss chard, stalks expelled however held 
½ head of radicchio, leaves isolated 
1 little head of chicory, leaves isolated 

For the vinaigrette 

1 garlic clove, squashed 
1 tsp Dijon mustard 
125ml red-wine vinegar 
500ml olive oil 


Preheat the broiler to 180C/160C fan/Gas 4. 

Cut the pumpkin down the middle and scoop out the seeds. Separate the seeds from the film with your fingers and toast them in a dry dish with a spot of salt, igniting sure they don't. 

Cut the pumpkin parts into wedges and strip them. Hurl them in a tablespoon of oil and spread them on a heating plate. Cook until delicate, expel from the stove and permit to cool. 

For the vinaigrette, mix the squashed garlic into the mustard at that point race in the red-wine vinegar. Include the oil step by step, whisking constantly, until fused. Season and leave to the other side. 

Cook the chard stalks in a dish of bubbling water for around five minutes, at that point evacuate with an opened spoon to a plate fixed with kitchen paper. Add the leaves to the dish. Cook for two minutes, until marginally withered. Enable the stalks and leaves to cool and deplete on kitchen paper. 

At the point when the pumpkin is cool, prepare all the plate of mixed greens fixings together in a serving bowl. Add vinaigrette to taste, and offer the lay as an afterthought.