There are a bunch of reasons why you should eat beets. They鈥檙e great for weight loss (hello,聽New Year鈥檚 resolutions!), they act as an energy boost and, for fans of The Office, they鈥檙e Dwight鈥檚 favorite food (duh, he owns a beet farm). His quirkiness and love for this colorful veggie inspired us to go on a hunt for some of the tastiest beet recipes out there. Scroll on down to check out these 15 beet-a-licious, Schrute-approved bites.

1. Roasted Beet Hummus: We鈥檒l admit, hummus isn鈥檛 the prettiest food on the planet, but mix in a few beets and it turns into one fab looking appetizer. Slice up a few carrots and cucumbers to dip into this聽tasty snack. (via Minimalist Baker)

2. Beet Burger: Step aside, soy burgers. This beet burger is coming for you at full speed. Add mashed avocado and your favorite toppings for the ultimate veggie burger. (via The Awesome Green)

3. Maple Roasted Butternut Squash and Beets: Looking for the perfect winter聽pick-me-up? We鈥檙e pretty sure we鈥檝e found it. Combine butternut squash, beets and maple syrup to make this sweet dessert. Yep, we said dessert. (via The Roasted Root)

4. Kale + Beet Salad With Candied Walnuts: Top off this kale and beet salad with candied walnuts and balsamic vinaigrette. Can you say yum? (via Mama Balance)

5. Berry Beet Smoothie: C鈥檓on, who doesn鈥檛 like smoothies? Combine strawberries, raspberries and beets to DIY this delicious breakfast. PS Can we have that color in a nail polish? (via Babble)

6. Beet Spaghetti: What鈥檚 for dinner? We鈥檙e thinking beet spaghetti. Not your average pasta,聽this dish uses a spiral slicer to turn your beets into noodles! Garnish with cilantro for an extra dash of flavor. (via Linda Wagner)

7. Beet Chips: Cut beets into ultra thin slices to make potato chips鈥 way healthier (and prettier) cousin. Because we all know that nobody can live without a little crunch in their life. (via Martha Stewart)

8. Beetroot and Feta Tart: Beets +聽cheese? Yes, please. Combine them with feta for a tart that鈥檚 so healthy you can have two slices. Score. (via Sugar Et Al)

9. Raw Citrus Beet Salad: No, we鈥檙e not talking about beet noodles again. Although it looks similar, this one鈥檚 actually a salad. Don鈥檛 forget to add a hint of citrus with orange zest. (via Self Proclaimed Foodie)

10. Beet Bruschetta: If you鈥檙e struggling with聽what to bring to your next potluck, we suggest goat cheese and beet bruschetta. Not only will your friends think it鈥檚 tasty, but the presentation is totally聽wow worthy. (via Feasting at Home)

11. Roasted Beets with Balsamic Glaze: Sweeten up roasted golden and red beets with a honey and balsamic glaze. You will definitely be asking for a second portion of this delectable dish.聽(via Back to Her Roots)

12. Quinoa-Roasted Beet Salad: It was only a matter of time before beets made an appearance in quinoa. Top it off with feta to add extra oomph to the meal. (via Passports and Pancakes)

13. Caramelized Onion and Beet Soup: Cold weather calls for warm soup. Whip up this dish by combining beets, onions and a few other ingredients for the perfect seasonal dinner. (via Goboroot)

14.聽Beet + Goat Cheese Grilled Cheese: This is the prettiest grilled cheese we鈥檝e ever seen. Use goat cheese and beets to grill up a sandwich you won鈥檛 regret indulging in. (via BS鈥 in the Kitchen)

15. Beet Dip: Who doesn鈥檛 love a good dip? We鈥檙e excited to try out this beet dip because of its hidden ingredient that gives it a little extra kick 鈥 chili chipotle powder. (via Sugar and Charm)

What鈥檚 your favorite beet recipe? Are you going to try any of these dishes? Tell us in the comments below.