Beetroot Recipes Recipes

Summer rarebit

Goat’s cheese, cider and grated beetroot take this classic Welsh version of cheese on toast to the next level. Ingredients: 150g pack soft goat’s cheese (or vegetarian alternative) 1 tbsp Dijon mustard 50ml cider 6 spring onions, sliced 1 egg 400g sourdough bread, thickly sliced 1 raw beetroot (about 140g), peeled ½ small pack dill, chopped juice 1 lemon watercress, to serve Method Heat grill to medium. In a large bowl, beat together the cheese, mustard, cider, spring onions and egg until combined, and set aside. Place the slices of…

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Creamy beetroot risotto

Ingredients 500g fresh beetroot 2 tbsp olive oil knob of butter 1 onion, finely chopped 1 garlic clove, finely chopped 250g risotto rice 150ml white wine 700ml hot vegetable stock handful grated parmesan (or vegetarian alternative) 4 tbsp soured cream handful chopped dill Method Heat oven to 180C/fan 160C/gas 4. Peel and trim the beetroots and cut into large wedges. Place on a large sheet of foil on a baking sheet. Toss with 1 tbsp olive oil, season, then cook for 1 hr until the beets are soft. Meanwhile, heat…

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Beetroot pan haggerty

This recipe is from Saturday Kitchen and they made it with pork chops. It is yummy with other meats or on its own. Ingredients 150g/2oz butter 3 red onions, finely sliced ½ lemon, juice only salt and freshly ground black pepper 1.5kg/3lb 4oz raw beetroot, peeled, thinly sliced, leaves reserved 200g/7oz Red Leicester cheese, grated 150ml/5floz vegetable stock Preparation method Preheat the oven to 190C/375F/Gas 5 and butter a small ovenproof dish with a knob of the butter. Heat a small frying pan, add the remaining butter and the onions…

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Roasted beetroot & avocado salad

ACTIVE: 30 MIN TOTAL TIME: 3 HRS 30 MIN SERVINGS: 6 INGREDIENTS: 4 medium beets (about 1/2 pound each), scrubbed 2 tablespoons extra-virgin olive oil, plus more for rubbing 1/2 cup water Salt and freshly ground white pepper 1 cipollini onion, finely chopped, or 1/3 cup finely chopped sweet Spanish or white onion 2 tablespoons red wine vinegar 2 tablespoons fresh lemon juice 1 teaspoon Dijon mustard 1 teaspoon honey 1/2 cup grapeseed oil or other mild vegetable oil 2 Hass avocados, cut into 3/4-inch pieces Preheat the oven to…

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Cheese melt beetroot by Joan

Put beetroot on baking tray and drizzle over 1 tbsp of the oil. Cook under a preheated grill for 3 mins. Slice cheese and put over the beetroot. Sprinkle over the thyme leaves & walnuts, & grind on some pepper. Drizzle with rest of oil. Grill for another minute or so till cheese is half-melted. Pile onto the dressed salad leaves and eat at once with crusty bread. Nice and quick once you’ve cooked and peeled the beetroot! Joan

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Beet Kvass – by Tracy

My copy of ‘Nourishing Traditions’ (Sally O Fallon) lists this traditional recipe for beets – your customer(s) may find it interesting if not useful! Makes 2 quarts 3 med or 2 large organic beets, peeled and chopped up coarsely 1/4 cup whey (see note) 1 tablespoon sea salt filtered water This drink is valuable for its medicinal qualities and as a digestive aid. Beets are just loaded with nutrients. One 4-ounce glass, morning and night, is an excellent blood tonic, promotes regularity, aids digestion, alkalises the blood, cleanses the liver…

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