Posts Tagged ‘beets’

Product of the Week, April 24, 2017

Beets, a root vegetable, can be found in a variety of shapes and colors. Red beets are the most familiar, but you can also find golden, white or Chioggia, (sometimes referred to as candy cane beets due to their alternating red and white stripes found inside when they are cut open). Health benefits of beets…

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Thanksgiving in the Box – 2014

Ready or  not, the holidays are upon us!  This time of the year I find comfort in knowing that my produce is coming once a week – forcing me to eat well when everywhere you turn there is a food mine field lying in wait!  If you get busy, try roasting everything – pretty much…

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Baked Veggie Chips

I still remember my very first Granny Goose taro chip that I tasted when I resided in Hawaii in the mid 80’s.  I was hooked from the first crunch and oh the horror when I eventually returned to the mainland where sadly taro chips were scarce… Recently it seems that veggie chips have exploded in…

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Roasted Beet & Butternut Salad

2 cups diced roasted butternut squash 4 diced roasted beets (any color) 4 cloves of garlic, pressed 6-8 cups torn lettuce leaves or any combination of greens, lettuce, beet greens, escarole, arugula, etc. 1 cup of cooked or canned white (navy) beans (optional) 1/4 cup sliced red onion 1/2 cup dried cranberries 4 T. pumpkin…

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