Bookbrat, the ingredients list leads me to believe that the end result is not too sweet. Am I right? Most of the recipes I've seen call for so much sugar they might as well title them "Sugar Pickled Beets". Bleh. Not our style, but if people love it, go for it.
"The essence of America - that which really unites us - is not ethnicity, or nationality or religion - it is an an idea - and what an idea it is: That you can come from humble circumstances and do great things. That it doesn't matter where you came from but where you are going."~ Condoleezza Rice