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Honeyed Red Beets

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Chef Sharon Matten creates a "Honeyed Beets" recipe for Rosh Hashana, and then we have return visits by musicians, Bruce Herst & Rick Glickman, Moshe Averick, Listen Up! A Capella, and Lipa Schmeltzer with Ruby Harris all on this August 2008 episode of "TAPED WITH... RABBI DOUG".
  Fresh beets 1 1⁄4 Pound (5 Medium Size)
  Onion 1 Medium, chopped to make 1/2 cup
  Margarine/Butter 2 Tablespoon
  Honey 2 Tablespoon
  Lemon juice 1 Tablespoon
  Salt 1⁄2 Teaspoon
  Ground cinnamon 1⁄8 Teaspoon
  Parsley 1 Tablespoon

Prepare and cook beets using a steamer basket with 1/2 to 1 inch water
(water should not touch bottom of basket). Place medium whole beets in
basket. Cover tighlty and heat to boilint: reduce heat. Steam until
tender 45 - 50 minutes. Add boiling water during steaming if necccesary.
Run cold water over beets; slip off skins and remove root ends. Cut into
shoestring pieces.

Cook and stir onion in margarine in 10-inch skillet over medium heat until
onion is tender, about 5 minutes. Stir in beets, honey, lemon juice, salt
and cinnamon. Heat , stirring occasionally, until beets are hot, about 5
minutes; sprinkle with parsley.
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Recipe Summary

Side Dish
Holiday, Party, Healthy
Vegan, Vegetarian
Honey, Vegetable
Preparation Time: 
15 Minutes
Cook Time: 
10 Minutes
Ready In: 
25 Minutes
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Nutrition Rank

Nutrition Facts

Serving size

Calories 107 Calories from Fat 37

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 4 g6.5%

Saturated Fat 0.75 g3.8%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 0 mg

Sodium 239.6 mg10%

Total Carbohydrates 17 g5.6%

Dietary Fiber 3.4 g13.5%

Sugars 12 g

Protein 2 g4%

Vitamin A 8.4% Vitamin C 19.5%

Calcium 2.8% Iron 5.6%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet

Honeyed Red Beets Recipe Video