Category Archives: Beets

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

Beet and Watermelon Salad

This is one of my favorite summer salads and it travels well. Our watermelon isn’t ready at the farm yet, but I still thought I would share this with you since we do have beets. I have used mangos instead … Continue reading

Posted in 2012, Beets, Melon, Recipes, Salads-Spring-Summer | Comments Off on Beet and Watermelon Salad

Chocolate Beet Cake

(Adapted slightly from David Lebovitz’ food blog at http://www.davidlebovitz.com/) 8 ounces beets, unpeeled, rinsed and scrubbed free of dirt 7 ounces bittersweet or semisweet chocolate, chopped 1/4 cup hot espresso (or water) 7 ounces butter, at room temperature, cubed 1 … Continue reading

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