09/24/2013 01:39 pm ET

How To Roast Beets, In Pictures

Sweet, tender, and packed full of earthy flavor, roasted beets are a stellar inclusion to a variety of salads, soups, and even pizza (more on that later). But before we get carried away praising this oft-maligned root vegetable, let's first tackle how to roast them up with a minimum of stress and effort.

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