roasted garli recipe in parchment paper
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Easy Oven Roasted Garlic

Roasted garlic is an easy trick to jazz up any dish!
Prep Time5 mins
Cook Time30 mins
Total Time35 mins
Course: Kitchen Basics
Cuisine: American, Italian
Keyword: garlic in parchment, how to roast garlic, oven roasted garlic, roasted garlic recipe

Ingredients

  • 2 heads of garlic
  • 1 tbsp olive oil
  • kosher salt
  • parchment paper or foil

Instructions

  • Preheat oven to 400 F degrees. 
  • Remove any loose outer skins from garlic heads. Slice 1/4 to 1.3 inch off the top of the garlic head to expose the cloves inside.
  •  Drizzle the tops of the bulbs with olive oil and sprinkle with kosher salt. Wrap in the foil or parchment paper secured with kitchen twine. 
  • Roast until the garlic cloves are lightly browned and tender, about 30 minutes. But it may take up to 40 minutes depending on the size of the garlic.

Notes

  • Garlic can be roasted without foil or parchment in a clay garlic roaster like this one here.
  • AIP compliant.