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If You Want To Get A Long Workout In, Drink Beet Juice

The Huffington Post | Leigh Weingus | Posted 07.24.2015 | Healthy Living

Among the pantheon of great sports drinks, here's a new, not especially glamorous addition: Beet juice. According to a small study, beet juice m...

Beet & Avocado Summer Salad: An Easy 4-Ingredient Meal That Can Be Made in Less Than 5 Minutes

Helen Agresti RD | Posted 06.01.2015 | Taste
Helen Agresti RD

This nutritiously easy 4-ingredient summer salad can be made in less than 5 minutes, which is why I have added it to our summer salad rotation. Keepi...

11 Beet Recipes That Don't Taste Like Dirt

Kelly Pfeiffer | Posted 05.07.2015 | Taste
Kelly Pfeiffer

Beets are one of those foods that most people either love or hate.

How To Use Every Part Of Your Vegetables

Ali Rosen | Posted 06.25.2015 | Taste
Ali Rosen

With most vegetables there is always a part we throw away -- from the tops of fennel to the stems of beets. And while sometimes we make use of them in stock, chef Steven Satterfield of Atlanta's Miller Union believes there's more to these throwaways than meets the eye.

How To Make A Beet And Goat Cheese Tart

PureWow | Posted 05.18.2015 | Taste
PureWow

Beets are one versatile vegetable.

Super Beet Smoothie

Helen Agresti RD | Posted 04.20.2015 | Taste
Helen Agresti RD

Beets are filled with a whole lot of goodness that goes well beyond keeping our liver clean. They are a great source of fiber, disease fighting antiox...

Winter Root Vegetables, In Order

The Huffington Post | Alison Spiegel | Posted 01.09.2015 | Taste

Rutabaga, go home.

Detox With the Beet and Feta Lettuce Wrap

Helen Agresti RD | Posted 03.10.2015 | Taste
Helen Agresti RD

Does your body need a cleanse? Then, this beet and feta lettuce wrap is for you. Beets are known for naturally cleansing the liver and purifying our blood from toxins. They may also help with improving stamina and overall well-being.

Start Your Morning With A Gingery Vegetable Smoothie

Food52 | Posted 11.10.2014 | Taste
Food52

It looks so vibrantly pink, it convinces you that it's going to taste sweet and fruity, something like raspberry sorbet.

Salads by Rafi Cohen

Saloona | Posted 11.10.2014 | Taste
Saloona

Israeli chef Rafi Cohen's new cookbook is devoted entirely to salads -- fresh, cooked, fried and baked; cold and hot.

Veggie Cocktails: Having Your Salad and Drinking It, Too

Tony Sachs | Posted 11.09.2014 | Taste
Tony Sachs

I'd like to maintain the illusion that I'm being healthy while I quaff my fourth eggplant daiquiri of the night.

5 Veggie Burgers That Don't Suck

Tasting Table | Posted 10.19.2014 | Taste
Tasting Table

When's the last time a veggie burger had you on the edge of your seat?

Cooking Off the Cuff: A Sweet-Tart Sauce For Duck, But With Beets

Edward Schneider | Posted 08.18.2014 | Taste
Edward Schneider

The plate looked gorgeous: dark brown duck skin; red duck flesh; redder beets and sauce.

Where To Find Free Food At The Supermarket

Epicurious | Posted 05.12.2014 | Taste
Epicurious

If I had my choice between a plate of braised beet greens and one of braised kale, I'd pick the beet greens every time.

Vegetables Are Now Invading Desserts

Anneli Rufus | Posted 04.21.2014 | Taste
Anneli Rufus

Actual chefs are making sweet desserts with "savory" vegetables. I mean it.

Meatless Monday: Dealing With Abundant Scarcity

Ellen Kanner | Posted 05.24.2014 | Green
Ellen Kanner

Some people believe in abundance, that the universe will provide. Others believe in scarcity, that there's not enough to go around. I seem to be bi. I...

30 Beet Dishes That'll Convince You To Try A New Recipe

The Huffington Post | Julie R. Thomson | Posted 01.12.2015 | Taste

Beets are so sweet that you can even make brownies with them.

How to Juice-Cleanse Like a Motherf*cking Champ

Jolie Jenkins | Posted 03.05.2014 | Comedy
Jolie Jenkins

If you're meeting up with friends, bring your green juice "dinner." Not only will it give you a chance to talk about your juice-cleanse (see above), it will remind others that they are not as good as you. Lead by example!

Neko Case Makes Borscht, Wins Hearts

Stephanie Keller | Posted 10.29.2013 | Entertainment
Stephanie Keller

Leave it to Neko Case, singer/songwriter/force-of-nature to turn out a darling 18 minute video about making borsch.

The Clean & Easy Way to Roast Beets

Jeffrey de Picciotto | Posted 08.14.2013 | Taste
Jeffrey de Picciotto

A simple and straightforward workaround for the messiness of roasting beets.

Cooking Off the Cuff: Are They Beets Yet?

Edward Schneider | Posted 07.15.2013 | Taste
Edward Schneider

I'm always a little surprised when I see people discarding the greens from the beets they buy at the market.

Balsamic-Glazed Roasted Beets

Jennifer Segal | Posted 05.05.2013 | Taste
Jennifer Segal

Beets are a nutritional powerhouse -- they cleanse the body, are chock-full of vitamins, minerals and antioxidants, and are a great source of energy.

Vegetarian Borscht

Maria Rodale | Posted 04.15.2013 | Healthy Living
Maria Rodale

Beets are an issue in our house. The issue is this: I am the only one who will eat them. But more than that, sometimes I just NEED some BEETS. Plus,...

7 Hot And Healthy Valentine's Day Dinner Recipes

Phoebe Lapine | Posted 04.07.2013 | Taste
Phoebe Lapine

This Valentine's Day, I've put together some dishes that will delight the palate and the waistline.

Meatless Monday: The Key to Sexual Vitality? Try Watermelon

Ellen Kanner | Posted 04.06.2013 | Green
Ellen Kanner

Chocolate for your Valentine's Day sweetie? Boring. Drs. Brian and Anna Marie Clement, your doctors of sexual healing, say if you want to put some sizzle in your sex life, go with watermelon. Or kale.