Chatelaine Kitchen

How to roast beets and the best way to peel them

Beets can also leave a tell-tale stain on your hands (and everything it touches!). Check out this easy way to roast and peel your beets - without getting your hands dirty!

We love roasting our vegetables when the weather starts to cool, and beets are a classic autumn vegetable.Though I love beets in their raw form, roasting them changes the flavour profile completely — turning them from earthy and crunchy to sweet and tender. They are also very healthy and high in fibre. Unfortunately, this vegetable can leave a stain on your hands (and everything it touches).

Check out this easy way to roast and peel your beets – without getting your hands dirty:


Try roasting beets and adding them to these delicious recipes:

Most people don’t know this, but beet greens are delicious. Try them in this roasted beets and greens recipe.

Citrus and beets are a perfect food pairing. Try them in one of these salads: roasted beet and clementine saladroasted beet and grapefruit saladroasted beet and orange salad

A tart dill and yogurt dressing is a wonderful compliment to sweet roasted beets.