Entries tagged beetroot

January 23rd, 2012

Raw beetroot, carrot, radish and basil salad

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Pretty self explanatory – a tasty, crispy salad. Grate or finely chop the root vegetables, splash over some sherry vinegar, a pinch of salt, and some truffle oil for a bit of excitement.  

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December 10th, 2011

Beetroot chips with dill salt

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Beetroot chips are fantastic. And beetroot and dill go particularly well together. We love the taste of beetroot chips, and I thought it was about time I tried making some at home. I started by slicing my beetroot very thinly and evenly. I suppose a mandolin would be good here, but we don’t own one. […]

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November 21st, 2010

Beetroot leaf chips

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A quick and tasty way to use up left over leaves. Recipe here.

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September 7th, 2010

Pickled beetroot and carrot salad

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Kate pickled the beetroot over a year ago, and it’s been getting better and better as time goes on. It was initially very vinegary and tasted too strongly of cloves, but has mellowed out and is quite subtle now – and it contrasted well with the sweetness of the carrot.

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