Fennel Gratin

4 Large fennel bulbs
Pinch of grated nutmeg
I garlic clove, crushed
200ml double cream
50g Parmesan (or vegetarian alternative)

Heat oven to 200C/fan 180C/gas 6 and put a pan of salted water on to boil. 

Trim the fennel tops, then cut into wedges. Boil for 5-6 mins, then drain well. 
Arrange in an ovenproof dish, season and sprinkle with nutmeg. 
Stir the garlic into the cream and pour over the fennel. 
Top with the Parmesan, then bake for 20 mins until golden.