Category Archives: Beets

Beet Tacos

Raise your hand if you have a lot of beets in your life right now. Me too. I like to roast a couple of weeks worth of beets at once to keep them handy in the refrigerator so they are … Continue reading

Posted in 2020, Beets, Recipes

Beets Stewed in Wine (a warm beet salad)

Boy is this a tasty way to cook beets. Stewing beets in wine brings out the earthy rich flavor of the beets. I usually roast beets in the oven, however, as hot as it has been I didn’t want to … Continue reading

Posted in 2018, Beets, Recipes, Salads | 1 Comment

Beet Tzatziki

I had never heard of beet taztziki, I thought all taztziki was cucumber based. I was at a friends house this weekend and this beet taztziki was in the center of the pre-meal snack table. Look at that color! I … Continue reading

Posted in 2017, Beets, Recipes

Beet Hummus

I got this recipe off of Whole Foods website. I have made it twice. Once as written, then a second time I replaced the cooked beets with pickled beets like the ones I made here last week. Both versions are … Continue reading

Posted in 2014, Beets, Recipes

Pickled Beets and Eggs

When I pickle beets I have always done large batches and processed them in a water bath to preserve them. When I have eaten all the beets in a jar I like to put a few hard boiled eggs in … Continue reading

Posted in 2014, Beets, Eggs, Recipes

Grilled Beet Burger

This recipe is a little more involved then I usually post but these burgers are so darned good I felt like I needed to share it with you. We entertain a lot and at any given gathering about 1/2 the … Continue reading

Posted in 2014, Beets, Recipes | 1 Comment

Roasted Beet Salad

My middle daughter got married this weekend. The wedding festivities and cleanup went on until late Sunday night so I missed the CSA party yesterday. The weather couldn’t have been better for a wedding or a CSA party. I hope … Continue reading

Posted in 2013, Beets, Recipes, Salads

Golden Beet and Tahini Salad

I really like to have this tahini salad dressing on hand to add to salads or vegetables. It’s just garlic, tahini and lemon. Together it adds nice bright flavor to lots of different dishes. Golden beet and tahini salad 1 … Continue reading

Posted in 2013, Beets, Recipes, Salads

Beet and Lentil Salad

I don’t go to Whole Foods very often. I found myself there this weekend. When I am there I love to see what they have in the prepared foods area. I am always inspired. I think they do a really … Continue reading

Posted in 2013, Beans, Beets, Recipes, Salads | 2 Comments

Roasted Beets

I really don’t like boiled beets. I do love love love roasted beets. Roasting caramelizes the sugars in the beets and adds a toasty dimension. Boiling beets just makes them soft. So, let’s roast some beets! Here is how I … Continue reading

Posted in 2013, Beets, Recipes | 4 Comments