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07

Jul

10 recipes for beets that celebrate this colorful superfoodBeets are no longer the wayward root forced upon you as a boring side dish. These ten recipes put the sweet, nutritious vegetable at center stage in beautiful and sophisticated ways.

10 recipes for beets that celebrate this colorful superfood
Beets are no longer the wayward root forced upon you as a boring side dish. These ten recipes put the sweet, nutritious vegetable at center stage in beautiful and sophisticated ways.

01

May

Recipe: French ‘Peasant’ Beets
Did you know that beet juice can lower your blood pressure? Here’s a simple recipe to make the ‘medicine’ go down.

Recipe: French ‘Peasant’ Beets

Did you know that beet juice can lower your blood pressure? Here’s a simple recipe to make the ‘medicine’ go down.

08

Feb

jerryjamesstone:

Valentine’s Day Pizza with Beets & Kale Pesto

RECIPE: http://cookingstoned.tv/recipe/valentines-day-pizza-with-beets-kale-pesto/

I couldn’t help myself. I wanted to do a Valentine’s Day recipe that was festive but not pumped full of dyes or other artificial crap. And the fact that I love beets doesn’t hurt.

Plus, think of all the different names this pizza could have. The puns are endless! Beet Still My Heart Pizza, Can You Feel My Heart Beets Pizza and Pizza Heart-On to name a few. What would you call it?

11

May

5 recipes for beet greensDon’t throw away the tops when you get a bunch of beets. Use them in one of these healthy, seasonal recipes.

5 recipes for beet greens
Don’t throw away the tops when you get a bunch of beets. Use them in one of these healthy, seasonal recipes.