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Oooooh, beets!

It’s beet time.  There are many things to do with beets, many ways to eat them, ranging from raw in salad to cooked into a cake.  This is an easy way that uses the entire bunch – beet, stems, and leaves.  And have the benefit of being delicious. Beets Roasted with Their Own Greens 1 […]

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Stain Those Hands! aka More About Beets

So you think you don’t like beets.  Or you already know you love them.  Either way, here are a couple more recipes for you to try.  If you fall into the first camp you may be pleasantly surprised.  If you fall into the second camp these will be welcome additions to your beet repertoire.  Either […]

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Beets

There are few vegetables that get as much negative press and hatred as beets (okra and eggplant might share top billing with beets).  I must admit that I was once of the haters.  Beets seemed a food that only old ladies ate, as I mostly remember my great, great Aunt Mabel eating them (and she […]

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Beet and Cabbage Burnip

In keeping with calling the fermented turnip (more usually called sauerruben) turnip burnip I am calling the fermented beet and cabbage (more usually called sauerkraut) burnip, too.  Several weeks ago I started a batch with grated green cabbage and assorted beets from the CSA.  It was done last week, and is delicious.  The color is […]