Mediterranean Vegetable Tray Bake

Whether you’re cooking for a number of people or its just you, a good tray bake is your answer. They’re simple, hassle-free and are great for weekend meal preps to tide you over for the week. This recipe is so simple, with just 7 ingredients which you can pop in the oven- while you put your feet up!


200g cherry tomatoes 3 onions 2 red capsicum 1 cup cooked barley (or another grain like quinoa, millet or brown rice- cook in salted boiling water until just cooked, but still with a bite) 4 cloves garlic Salt and pepper 1 tbsp olive oil 1 handful herbs- a mix of mint basil and oregano or thyme and rosemary will work


20g brahmi leaves or methi leaves Drizzle extra virgin olive oil



What To Do

  1. Preheat your oven to 180C
  2. Cut the onions and capsicum into slices and throw them in a tray along with the cherry tomatoes , drizzle with olive oil, sprinkle salt and pepper
  3. Cover the tray with foil, and pop in the oven for 20 minutes at 180C.
  4. Take the foil off and cook for another 20 minutes, until the veggies start to caramelise (turn golden brown at the edges)
  5. Take the tray out, add in the cooked grain and herbs into the same tray so that they can soak all the delicious flavour from the veggies and their juices.
  6. Season to taste, and throw over the fresh bramhi leaves on top. Done! Your veggie tray bake is ready.

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