Celeriac and Parsnip purée

A delicious side dish to go with flavorful meats. I like serving it with duck or lamb.

Ingredients
1 celeriac
3-4 parsnips
Milk
Butter
Salt and Pepper
ingredients

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1. Remove the wiggly parts of the celeriac and the tough outer skin.
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2. Cube and put in a pot. Peel the parsnips and cut in chunks about the same size as the cubes. Aim for equal levels of celeriac and parsnip.
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3. Add milk until just barely covering the vegetables.
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4. Simmer for 30-40 minutes until fork tender. Keep an eye on the pot, milk tends to boil over.
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5. Ladle into a blender, leaving behind the excess water in the pot.
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6. Add a few knobs of butter and season to taste. Purée until smooth. Serve warm.
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