It’s time you gave beets another try. Despite what you’ve heard, beets are sweet, almost like sugar. The darker the color, the sweeter the beet. And skip the canned ones. Those are the ones spreading the nasty rumors of beets having a metallic-y taste. Instead, buy them fresh and with the greens attached. Roast them to caramelize the natural sugars and it makes it easier to peel the skin.
Winter brings with it a lot of amazing things. Snowflakes and holiday parties with sparkly shoes are some of the best. Puffy coats that make me feel like Randy in A Christmas Story thanks to ridiculously cold sub-zero temps, not so much. Those freezing temps? They can go find somewhere else to invade while I [...]