Posts Tagged ‘candy striped 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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In Your Box This Week, April 24, 2017

Small Box 1 lb Blood Oranges 1 Green Kale 2 Leeks 1 Lemon 1 Romaine Lettuce 1 bunch Orange Carrots 1 lb Sugar Snap Peas 1 bunch Red Beets 2 Artichokes Large Box 1 Tub Strawberries 1 Romaine Lettuce 1 bunch Orange Carrots 2 Leeks 1 bunch Candy Beets 2 Artichokes 1 lb Broccoli 1…

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In Your Box This Week, October 17, 2016

Small Box 1 Romaine Lettuce 2 Leeks 1 bunch Broccolini 1 bunch Black Kale 1 bunch Green Onions 1 Pink Brandywine Tomato 1 bunch Easter Radish 1 Tub Yellow Mini Bells 1 bunch Round Carrots Large Box 1 Spaghetti Squash 3 Bi-color Corn 1 bunch Round Carrots 1 Tub Mini Yellow Bells 1 bunch Candy…

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Candy Beet Carpaccio Salad

I was researching recipes for beets one day and came across several for Beet Carpaccio.  That is what inspired this salad.  The term Carpaccio is used for any preparation made with thinly sliced raw meat, fish, vegetables or fruit which are usually seasoned with lemon, or vinegar, olive oil, salt and ground pepper.  In this…

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Candy Striped Beet and Tangerine Salad

This candy-striped heirloom variety of beet  – Chioggia (allegedly originated somewhere near the Italian town of the same name), gets my vote for the most striking in it’s presentation. Cooked and quartered or sliced, the bulls eyes are a beautiful companion to a nice herbed Chevre goat cheese. 1 bunch of Underwood candy striped beets…

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