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Old 09-20-2013, 09:24 PM   #1
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What can I do with shredded beets?

I made a beet cake and shredded way more beets than I needed. I have about 2.5 cups leftover. What can I do with shredded beets? Would I eat them raw on a salad?

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Old 09-20-2013, 09:31 PM   #2
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Marinate them with oil and vinegar salt and wasabi or regular horseradish and serve in arugula or watercress with a dollop of goat cheese on top.

It's a go-to in our house
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Old 03-27-2014, 01:50 AM   #4
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I've had them just sprinkled on top of a garden salad. They add a nice color. The first place I ever saw this was in a national chain restaurant. I thought it was a good idea and had real eye appeal so I do it at home when possible.
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Old 03-27-2014, 02:22 AM   #5
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I love shredded beets with this orange vinaigrette:

Zest and juice from an orange
3 T sherry vinegar
1/2 T honey
1/4 c extra-virgin olive oil
sea salt
freshly ground pepper

Earn extra points by adding goat cheese or feta.
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Old 03-27-2014, 05:56 AM   #6
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Make Red Flannel Hash.

One can of Roast Beef or Corned Beef Hash with the shredded beets mixed in. An old New England favorite.
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Old 03-27-2014, 08:45 PM   #7
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Beetroot soup perhaps?

BBC - Food - Recipes : Beetroot soup with feta

Or Borscht?
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