Thursday Night Nicoise Salad

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Allow all of your salad stars to shine on their own. Dress each component of your salad individually and pile onto a platter. Simple food is just so darn pretty. Make something like this whatever you have on hand!

Tuesday, September 21, 2010

Beets & Beet Greens

B4

After
Photo #1: Unadorned, organic, and visually dramatic, the washed beets . . . draining on paper towels.
Photo #2: Roasted and sliced, the beets are joined by crisp greens, radish matchsticks, sweet onions, chevre, medium-cooked eggs and pine nuts. The salad was later drizzled with a sweet and tangy homemade strawberry balsamic vinaigrette. The dressing looked a lot like chocolate syrup in the photos, so I didn't want to scare anyone with those pics, but it was seriously delicious . . . and dark.
Photo #3: A mouthwatering tangle of sauteed beet greens, stems and all, piled on top of a thick slice of buttered Italian bread. This is the food I love.

Buy some beets. Roast them and keep them in the fridge all week.

For interesting information plus easy directions on how to roast beets, see my post entitled "Beet Street" under "Passion Posts".

Pump up the color in YOUR life today.
Color = Healthy.

Color Your World,

Love, KATIE

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