beet

Info


Beets are a relative in the same species as chard.

Consumption of beets can cause pink urine in some people. a condition known as beeturia.

Selection


Choose beets with stems and leaves attached. Lady Moon Farms beets are firm and bright with tight skin.

Storage


Store in a tightly sealed plastic bag for an average of 2 weeks. Some beets can be stored longer. If you notice a lot of condensation inside the bag, periodically open the bag and dry some of the condensation with a paper towel…paper towels can be recycled.

Preparation


Beets can be eaten raw. Freshly grated beet is a great addition to a fresh salad.

Recipes

Basil & Golden Beet Salad
Beans With Kale & Beet Leaves
Borscht
Carrot, Apple, Ginger & Beet Juice
Golden Beet & Spinach Salad
Lemon-Herb Golden Beets
Oven Roasted Veggie Chips
Pickled Beets
Ruai's Winter Borscht
Sautéed Kale & Beet Greens
Sharon's Beet Salad
Shredded Beet-Carrot Salad
Smoked Beets with Candied Macadamia Nuts
Tanya's Spaghetti Verde
Tom's Afternoon Tonic
Tri-color Pasta Salad with Chicken & Beets
Valentines Day Beets
Vegetable Stock
Winter Juicing For Your Soul