Category Archives: beets

Pink Salad

Am I the only one who hates how beets stubbornly insist on turning everything in their vicinity bright magenta? This salad only had two of the standard red types in there (three were candy-stripe), and it still looks like a … Continue reading

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Beet Salad with Tahini Dressing

Actual conversation with Eleanor on the way home from dance: E: Mom, can you name the planets? Me: Sure: Mercury, Venus, Earth, Mars, Saturn, Jupiter, Neptune, Uranus (Pause) E: What about Pluto? Me: I don’t think it’s considered a planet … Continue reading

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Chenopods with Goat Cheese

I love the flavor of beets with goat cheese, so I planned a little simple beet salad. I wanted to use up the remaining cheese, so I paired it with chard over pasta. The results were a delightfully rich and … Continue reading

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Beet and Carrot Salad

Hi beets, I guess it must really be Spring! I served this for neighbors to rave reviews. They took home the leftovers. Thank goodness, as I am certain that there will be more beets next week! bunch red beets, roasted … Continue reading

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Beet Salad

It’s nice to see the beets coming around again. Maybe in a month I’ll feel differently, but I was thrilled to see the candy stripes in our share. I made this salad to accompany a pasta main dish that I … Continue reading

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Pickled Beets

I’m running out of ideas for the beets.  I was backed up with a couple of shares worth already in my refrigerator, then my husband picked all the beets out of our garden. So in addition to roasting some for … Continue reading

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Beet and Potato Salad with Parsley Oil

This week I couldn’t get excited about receiving our first shares of parsley.  I don’t love parsley.  It’s fine and all, but really, it’s parsley.  There’s not much there to love. Since I had no plans to make pasta this … Continue reading

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