We love beets so much: we find them very compelling and earthy and
Detroit Dark Red
Early Wonder Tall top
If you receive your beets with the tops on, cut them off from the root and store them separately in plastic bags in the fridge.
Roots will last a month or more
Greens will last up to 7 days
Dealing with beets can be a bloody mess. Try leaving the skin o the skin on, the texture is nice and it provides an extra layer of protection for your hands so they don’t turn red.
Adrienne’s lazy way: Beets are delicious shredded raw on a salad, skin and all. No cooking required.