10 Delicious Beet Dishes To Make This Winter
There are few things we love more than finding food that looks as good as it tastes. Beets just so happen to be one of those foods, and it goes on to impress with added healthy benefits, making it the ultimate culinary trifecta. Whether you are on the hunt for a healthy, crunchy snack or the perfect root dish, these veggies have your back. So queue the beets and get your cooking groove going!
When you’re looking for a vegetarian recipe that can still pack a punch, this gourmet veggie sandwich is your new go-to. The roasted eggplant, cheese and fresh herbs are complemented perfectly by the sweet tanginess of pickled beets. Ditch the boring deli cuts and opt for this savory sandwich for your next meal, be it meatless Monday or just a tasty Tuesday. (via Bon Appetit)
Brighten up your table setting with a vibrant mix of red, pink, and yellow veggies baked to perfection. This easy-to-prepare, single-skillet dish is a must-try recipe. (via Kitchen Konfidence)
If you’re looking for a quick and easy root-veggie recipe, look no further! Simple sliced beets and a fresh homemade dressing come together quickly for the perfect picnic side or pot-luck dish. (via Taste Food)
Ditch the dye in your colorful cupcakes by adding all-natural beets without sacrificing that bold, red velvet look. These delicious desserts keep their rich taste but have the added healthy benefits of beets. (via Crayons and Croissants)
If you are looking for a classic way to enjoy your favorite root veggie, try simply roasting them for a healthy + yummy side dish. Go the extra gourmet mile by adding goat cheese and pine nuts for a trio of YUM. (via Cooking Plan It)
When the common BLT or PB&J isn’t enough to cure your sandwich cravings, give this recipe a try. The bold medley of ingredients sits atop a bright bed of beet tzatziki, creating one of the most beautiful (and delicious) sandwiches we’ve ever seen. (via Dorm Room Dinner)
If you’re hoping to impress a special guest, you can’t go wrong with these gorgeous stacks. While assembly for these beautiful bad boys may be a little tricky, the ingredients list is short and sweet. (via Fifteen Spatulas)
Thank goodness for a superfood snack that’s also super tasty. All you juicing guys and gals will absolutely love this smoothie recipe filled with beets, blueberries, raspberry, and chia seed. (via The Curvy Carrot)
Before the summer months are over, make this cool and creamy beet ice cream for an untraditional twist on one of our favorite treats. There is something absolutely irresistible about this bright pink dessert made with fresh, raw beets. (via Coffee + Quinoa)
What is your favorite root-veggie inspired recipe? Let us know in the comments below!