Your Blue Apron Basket

Continue Browsing
Checkout Checkout
Loading...
Continue Browsing
Checkout Checkout
Updating Your Basket…

Get the perfect wine pairings

Enjoy delicious wines from top vineyards and winemakers. Six 500ml bottles arrive at your door every month.

We ship wine to the following states:

We’re sorry…

Currently, we cannot ship wine to Alaska Provide your email address and we will notify you when that changes.

or
We ship wine to the following states:
Select a Different State
We ship wine to the following states:

Roasted Chicken & Root Vegetables

with Potato-Rutabaga Mash

  • Group Created with Sketch.
    Time
    35-45 mins
  • icon_serves Created with Sketch.
    Servings
    4
  • icon_cals Created with Sketch.
    Nutrition
    Est. 700 calories
    Nutrition Label
    Nutrition Label
    Nutrition Label

In this recipe, we’re reveling in winter vegetables by serving them two ways: mashed and roasted. Our creamy potato-rutabaga mash is full of sweet and earthy notes. And we’re roasting carrots and Brussels sprouts with rosemary—first on their own, and then again with the browned chicken. The chicken’s juices infuse the vegetables during the cooking process, bringing the flavors of the dish together. Served with a simple, delicious pan sauce and garnished with parsley and lemon, this meal is the epitome of casual elegance.

fresh
ingredients
Roasted Chicken & Root Vegetables with Potato-Rutabaga Mash
Title
  • 4 Airline Chicken Breasts
  • 6 oz Brussels Sprouts
  • 1 Lemon
  • 1 lb Russet Potatoes
  • 1½ lbs Rutabaga
  • ¾ lb Carrots
  • 1 bunch Parsley
  • 1 bunch Rosemary
  • 4 Tbsps Butter
  • ¼ cup Heavy Cream
  • 2 tsps Roasted Chicken Spice Blend (Sweet Paprika, Ground Coriander & Ground Fennel Seeds)
tried-and-true
kitchen tools
time-saving
tips & techniques
step-by-step
instructions
Prepare the ingredients:
1 Prepare the ingredients:

Preheat the oven to 450°F. Wash and dry the fresh produce. Heat a large pot of salted water to boiling on high. Remove the chicken from the refrigerator to bring to room temperature. Cut off and discard the stem ends of the Brussels sprouts; cut in half. Quarter and deseed the lemon. Large dice the potatoes. Peel and large dice the rutabaga. Peel the carrots and cut into 1-inch rounds. Pick the parsley and rosemary leaves off the stems; discard the stems.

Brown the Brussels sprouts & carrots:
2 Brown the Brussels sprouts & carrots:

Place the Brussels sprouts, carrots and rosemary on a sheet pan. Drizzle with olive oil and season with salt and pepper; toss to coat. Arrange in a single, even layer and roast 8 to 10 minutes, or until lightly browned. Remove from the oven and set aside.

Make the potato-rutabaga mash:
3 Make the potato-rutabaga mash:

While the Brussels sprouts and carrots roast, add the potatoes and rutabaga to the pot of boiling water. Cook 23 to 25 minutes, or until tender when pierced with a fork. Remove from heat. Drain thoroughly and return to the pot. Add half the butter. Using a fork, mash the potatoes and rutabaga; gradually add as much of the heavy cream as you’d like, depending on how creamy you’d like the mash to be. Season with salt and pepper to taste. Transfer to a serving dish and set aside in a warm place.

Brown the chicken:
4 Brown the chicken:

While the potatoes and rutabaga cook, pat the chicken dry with paper towels; coat in the spice blend and season with salt and pepper on both sides. In a large pan, heat 1 tablespoon of olive oil on medium-high until hot. Add the seasoned chicken, skin side down; cook 3 to 5 minutes, or until browned. Transfer, skin side up, to the sheet pan of browned Brussels sprouts and carrots, leaving any browned bits (or fond) in the large pan.

Finish the chicken, Brussels sprouts & carrots:
5 Finish the chicken, Brussels sprouts & carrots:

Place the sheet pan of browned chicken, Brussels sprouts and carrots in the oven and roast 16 to 18 minutes, or until the chicken is cooked through (the juices should run clear) and the vegetables are tender when pierced with a fork. Remove from the oven and transfer to a serving dish. Top with the juice of 2 lemon wedges.

Make the sauce & serve your dish:
6 Make the sauce & serve your dish:

While the chicken, Brussels sprouts and carrots roast, to the pan of reserved fond, add the remaining butter, the juice of the remaining lemon wedges and ½ cup of water. Cook on medium, stirring constantly, 1 to 2 minutes, or until thoroughly combined and slightly reduced in volume. Season with salt and pepper to taste. Transfer to a serving dish. Garnish the potato-rutabaga mash and finished chicken, Brussels sprouts and carrots with the parsley. Enjoy!

Tips from Home Chefs

About Blue Apron

Ba hero

Blue Apron delivers original, step-by-step recipes and fresh ingredients to customers nationwide. Our menus change every week, so with each delivery you learn to cook inventive new dishes with seasonal ingredients. By letting us source these hard-to-find ingredients for you, you'll get food that is fresher and cheaper than you can get at your local supermarket, and there's no waste because we only send you what you need for each recipe.

We named our company “Blue Apron” because chefs around the world wear blue aprons when they're learning to cook, and it has become a symbol of lifelong learning in cooking. We believe you're never done learning in the kitchen, so we design our menus to ensure you're always learning new cooking techniques, trying new cuisines, and using unique ingredients.

Blue Apron is a weekly subscription service with no commitment - you can skip a week or cancel at any time with a week's notice. We can't wait to cook with you!

Get This Recipe Delivered
Prepare the ingredients:
1 Prepare the ingredients:

Preheat the oven to 450°F. Wash and dry the fresh produce. Heat a large pot of salted water to boiling on high. Remove the chicken from the refrigerator to bring to room temperature. Cut off and discard the stem ends of the Brussels sprouts; cut in half. Quarter and deseed the lemon. Large dice the potatoes. Peel and large dice the rutabaga. Peel the carrots and cut into 1-inch rounds. Pick the parsley and rosemary leaves off the stems; discard the stems.

2 Brown the Brussels sprouts & carrots:

Place the Brussels sprouts, carrots and rosemary on a sheet pan. Drizzle with olive oil and season with salt and pepper; toss to coat. Arrange in a single, even layer and roast 8 to 10 minutes, or until lightly browned. Remove from the oven and set aside.

Brown the Brussels sprouts & carrots:
Make the potato-rutabaga mash:
3 Make the potato-rutabaga mash:

While the Brussels sprouts and carrots roast, add the potatoes and rutabaga to the pot of boiling water. Cook 23 to 25 minutes, or until tender when pierced with a fork. Remove from heat. Drain thoroughly and return to the pot. Add half the butter. Using a fork, mash the potatoes and rutabaga; gradually add as much of the heavy cream as you’d like, depending on how creamy you’d like the mash to be. Season with salt and pepper to taste. Transfer to a serving dish and set aside in a warm place.

4 Brown the chicken:

While the potatoes and rutabaga cook, pat the chicken dry with paper towels; coat in the spice blend and season with salt and pepper on both sides. In a large pan, heat 1 tablespoon of olive oil on medium-high until hot. Add the seasoned chicken, skin side down; cook 3 to 5 minutes, or until browned. Transfer, skin side up, to the sheet pan of browned Brussels sprouts and carrots, leaving any browned bits (or fond) in the large pan.

Brown the chicken:
Finish the chicken, Brussels sprouts & carrots:
5 Finish the chicken, Brussels sprouts & carrots:

Place the sheet pan of browned chicken, Brussels sprouts and carrots in the oven and roast 16 to 18 minutes, or until the chicken is cooked through (the juices should run clear) and the vegetables are tender when pierced with a fork. Remove from the oven and transfer to a serving dish. Top with the juice of 2 lemon wedges.

6 Make the sauce & serve your dish:

While the chicken, Brussels sprouts and carrots roast, to the pan of reserved fond, add the remaining butter, the juice of the remaining lemon wedges and ½ cup of water. Cook on medium, stirring constantly, 1 to 2 minutes, or until thoroughly combined and slightly reduced in volume. Season with salt and pepper to taste. Transfer to a serving dish. Garnish the potato-rutabaga mash and finished chicken, Brussels sprouts and carrots with the parsley. Enjoy!

Make the sauce & serve your dish: