Category: Beets

Cacao-Beet Cake (Red Devil Cake)

Cacao-Beet Cake:  source; Julia (our farmer’s wife); cir. 2000 Cacao-Beet Cake (Red Devil Cake) It was a total shock to me when I learned almost 18 years ago, that I could use beets in a cake recipe.  Our organic farmer has a CSA (community sponsored agriculture) program where he does a weekly ‘box’ delivery to …

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Delicious Beet Salad-with Fresh Mint

Source:  Myself; cir. 1997 Delicious Beet Salad-with fresh mint Guarantee: You will never buy a can of beets again! When our farmer grew the crop of beets in our field, I was so intrigued with their appearance, that I had to find a way to cook them, rather than toss them. I had very little …

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Roasted Vegetables

Source:  myself cir. 1990’s Roasted Vegetables I’ve been doing roasted vegetables since I was married, so the early 90’s, and we had our organic farm. Vegetables were always in abundance. Our farmer specialized in heirloom varietals. It was a treat. He took the average carrot and made it extremely sexy. Full of flavor, and packed …

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