Parsnip Pencil Fries With Spicy Curry Dipping Sauce

Recipe by Dancer

These are get for dinner or as appetizers. If spice is not your thing, use a mild curry.

Top Review by justcallmetoni

I loved the fries as I thought the cumin and corriander offered the perfect counter-balance to the natural sweetness of the root vegetable. Mine were a tad overcooked but nice and crispy on the exterior. I liked the dip and thought it matched well, but thought the fries stood on well on their own.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Peel parsnips; cut into 2 x 1/2-inch sticks.
  2. In bowl, toss together parsnips, oil, cumin, coriander, salt and pepper.
  3. Bake on greased baking sheet in 425 degree oven, turning occasionally, for 30 to 40 minutes or until browned and tender.
  4. In small bowl, stir together yogurt, curry paste and green onion. Serve sauce with parsnip fries.

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