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29 Beet Recipes That Will Make You A Believer

Or why beets can't be ~beat~.

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1. Beets, beets, the magical root, you can eat them for breakfast...

Recipe: Blueberry Beet Pancakes

2. ...and drink them to boot.

Recipe: Raw Beet and Coconut Smoothie

3. You can chop 'em and fry 'em...

Recipe: Root Vegetable Hash

4. Add eggs and add cheese...

Recipe: Swiss Chard and Golden Beet Frittata

5. Slice them for chips...

Recipe: Beet and Potato Chips With Thyme Rock Salt

6. Or make tacos like these.

Recipe: Roasted Root Vegetable and Chicken Tacos With Chili Mayo

7. They're great in a salad...

Recipe: Golden Beet and Citrus Salad With Spiced Honey Vinaigrette

8. And bundled up in dough...

Recipe: Cheese-Stuffed Beet Pretzel Twists With Pistachio Pesto

9. Burger-ed...

Recipe: Best-Ever Beet and Bean BurgersBonus: Make your own beet brioche burger buns.

10. Or blended...

Recipe: Caramelized Onion and Beet Soup

11. Or ravioli-ed to go.

Recipe: Beet Pasta Ravioli With Goat Cheese, Hazelnuts, and Chives

12. They're down to get meaty...

Recipe: Blackened Chicken Legs With Red Beets and Potatoes

13. With lamb if you please...

Recipe: Grilled Lamb Chops With Mint Pesto, Roasted Golden Beets, and Figs

14. Or maybe as sushi?

Recipe: Salt-Roasted Golden Beets With Teriyaki Sauce and Nori Dust

15. A tart?

Recipe: Roasted Beet and Goat Cheese Tart

16. Or (sweet Jesus) grilled cheese??

Recipe: Smoky Vegetarian Beet Reubens

17. So make beets your side dish...

Recipe: Spicy Roasted Golden Beets

18. Or mix them right through...

Recipe: Wild Rice, Baby Beetroot, and Beef Kofta Salad

19. With lentils...

Recipe: Lentils With Roasted Beets and CarrotsThrow in some chorizo if you're feeling wild.

Recipe: Lentils With Roasted Beets and Carrots

Throw in some chorizo if you're feeling wild.

20. And pasta...

Recipe: Pancetta, Golden Beet, and Gorgonzola Pasta

22. They'll add flavor to roasts...

Recipe: Smoked Chuck Roast With Beets, Carrots, and 'Shrooms

23. And depth to your 'za.

Recipe: Beet Pesto Pizza With Kale and Goat Cheese

24. Whether in soup...

Recipe: Golden Beet and Fennel Soup

25. Or in salad...

Recipe: Roasted Beets With Mint-Yogurt Sauce

26. They won't hem or haw.

Recipe: Roasted Beet and Kale Salad With Maple Candied Walnuts

27. So come now, get up! Don't hesitate.

Recipe: Chocolate (and Secret Beet) Cake With Gluten- and Dairy-Free Variations

28. Because baked, boiled, or frozen...

Recipe: Beetroot Raspberry Popsicles

29. Beets are just great.

Recipe: Chocolate Beetroot Doughnuts

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