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Beetroot cooked in coconut and yogurt gravy… This is a Kerala style vegetarian dish, one of the dishes served along with Sadya. The earthy taste of beetroot, nutty coconut and slightly tangy yogurt together makes this dish tastes delish. This can be served as a side dish along with rice. Cooking Video Save Print Beetroot Pachadi Author: Thasneen...

  Shredded Beetroot and red lentils cooked together in a yogurt gravy… I usually make Kerala style thoran or stir fry with beetroot and coconut. The other day, I made something different by adding red lentils and yogurt to the beetroot. I loved the addition of red lentils in this dish and I let the lentils remain slightly crispy rather than making it mushy....

Turn beetroot into a delicious sweet… Burfi is a sugar based Indian sweet, there are different variations of burfi and can be made with several ingredients. I had made burfi with carrot before, so this time I went with beetroot. My man frowned when I told him this was made with beetroot, he took a tiny bite did a taste test and then he gobbled up. It was pretty...

Beetroot rice pilaf, I adore the vibrant red color of this rice and looks so festive… One of my co-workers brought beetroot rice for a potluck party, the vibrant red color of this rice did attract a lot of people and was enjoyed by everyone. Since then, I’d been thinking of making beetroot rice in my kitchen. I don’t have any problem with beetroot,...

Murukku is a South Indian crunchy snack, by adding beetroot puree it got colorful and tasted great… Diwali is around the corner and my FB news feed has been bombarded with pictures of Diwali snacks posted by my fellow food bloggers, celebrity Indian chefs and other food enthusiasts. I love all kinds of Indian sweets and snacks, especially burfis, pedas and...

Pan fried chicken with spinach salad is a low-carb, low-fat dish and is great for weight watchers. Easy to make and is very healthy… My latest favorite salad is made by combining spinach and fresh beetroot, which is then drizzled with lemon juice. I don’t need any mayo or cheesy dressings for this particular salad. To make it a complete meal, I also topped...

Beetroot juice is in deed a super food… Such a vibrant root vegetable packed with all amazing nutrients, vitamins, minerals and a lot more. Raw beetroot does have an intense earthy flavor, some people cannot stand that taste. Cooking the beetroot helps to remove most of the earthy flavor from it. However, eating the raw beetroot or drinking the juice can benefit...

Enjoy the veggies raw to benefit the most out of it… It’s a known fact that veggies when cooked would loose most of their nutrients. On the other hand to enjoy the veggies most of us want them to be cooked. For me, some veggies taste better when eaten raw rather than cooked. Carrots, beetroot, broccoli, celery etc are some of them. I try to add at least...

Sssh, Kids who frown on veggies are going to like this… When I gave chapati a fancy and colorful makeover, it became beetroot roti. Ever since we came to know about my hubby’s gluten intolerance, I literally stopped making chapati’s. After a long time, a few days ago I got the craving to eat chapati, so I decided to make chapati just for myself....

Ukrainian soup and here is the healthy version of borscht… I admire the color of beetroot and the health benefits of this particular veggie as well. I often make beetroot stir fry, beetroot chutney and beetroot juice. However, the thought of making beetroot soup has never hit me before. Ever since I had borscht at the 360 restaurant at CN tower, I had been...