The turkey has been roasted, removed from the oven, covered loosely with tin foil to keep warm and been allowed to rest, and everything else is cooked and ready to dish up. So, it’s time to carve the turkey. Hopefully you have found room somewhere to warm your dinner plates.
Peel and dice potatoes
There are many great tasting potato recipes to cook. This shows how to wash and peel a potato.
Preparing cauliflower florets
If you are making the old favourite cauliflower cheese, it’s nice to keep the cauliflower whole. You will need to cut away the large outside leaves, but it’s nice for presentation if you can leave a few of the small, fresh little leaves.
This shows how to cut broccoli florets and prepare purple sprouting broccoli. Broccoli stalks can be saved to make soup or added to a vegetable stock. The stalks often contain more flavour than the flower part.
Another one of the unsung heroes in the kitchen is the carrot. It has so many uses and so many ways of being prepared.