Welcome to Just Beet It! We celebrate the extraordinary and humble beet by sharing creative beet recipes, lively beet blogs, fascinating beet history, interesting beet facts and trivia, detailed beet nutrition, and delightful beet puns. We hope you fall (more deeply) in love with the marvelous root vegetable and jump aboard the BEETACULAR train. Destination: Beetopia! 

Beets are un"BEET"able in their health benefits, flavor, and diversity. Did you know the humble beet is edible from root to leaf? Feeling extra BEETastic, try Quick-Pickled Beet Stems or Rosemary and Garlic Beet Chips. Need some extra greens to increase your "Popeye" strength? Saute beet greens for a nutritious side-dish. Beetroot is also a great addition to desserts! Beet Espresso Brownies will surely make your heart "BEET"! 

Beetroots and beet greens are nutritious, flavorful, vibrant, and versatile. Since ancient times, the beet has been used as a healing food, treating blood disorders, bad breath, coughs, constipation, fevers, skin disorders/wounds, and as an aphrodisiac. In addition to the diverse medicinal properties, the beetroot and beet leaves offer numerous vitamins and minerals, such as Folate, Vitamin C, Vitamin A, Iron, Magnesium, Copper, and Manganese. The remarkable beet improves circulation, enhances cardiovascular function, detoxifies the liver, increases immunity, and provides powerful antioxidants. Add beets to your diet. Your body will thank you! 

Eating the Beet from Root to Leaf: Did you know the beet is edible from root to leaf? Minimize food waste and fill your body with powerful nutrients. Read More . . .

Gingers on the Loose - Cold Brews, Beet Salads, and Fresh Juice in Long Beach: Roasted Beet Salad with Sliced Roasted Beets, Seasonal Greens, and Goat Cheese. Read More . . . 

Beet Home Fries from East Side King in AustinBe still my "beeting" heart. East Side King rocks the beet scene in Austin with its Beet Home Fries. I am in love! Read More . . . 

How to Naturally Dye Eggs with Veggies, Fruits, and Spices: Good-bye, artificial colorants and toxins! Hello, delicious fruits, veggies, and spices. Read More . . . 

How To Eat Beets? Let Us Count the Ways!: Beet roots and greens are incredibly diverse. Grab some beets to juice, roast, bake, or blend your way to excellent health. Read More . . . 

Don't Miss a "Beet"!Although we are most familiar with the red table beet, the quirky root vegetable that stains its way to the dinner table, the beet is quite versatile!  Read More . . .