Mustardy Beetroot Slaw with Smoked Mackerel

This super speedy and satisfying dish is great for the hungry gap, when the veg scene is still dominated by root veg, but we might get a few warm or… read more »

Bright Beetroot Pasta

I love the bright pink colour the beetroot gives this dish! Ingredients: 400g Beetroot Small handful of herbs – parsley, dill, thyme or tarragon half a lemon From the cupboard:… read more »

What to do with Beetroot

Healthy, beautiful, versatile, nourishing, easy to grow in the UK, resistant to cold, very delicious! What else would we want from a veg?! Ancient food, powerful medicine and natural colorant… read more »

Seasonal Sprouting Katchumbar Salad

I have recently discovered this great recipe by Meera Sodha, which has a deliciously zingy mustard and ginger dressing. Her version (shown in the image above) uses summer veg like… read more »

Beetroot and carrot salad with orange and cumin dressing

                          Makes: 4 as a side                        … read more »

Veg Shed Soup with Beetroot and Sweet Cabbage

Makes: 4 bowls             Prep and cooking: 45 min Ingredients: 400-500g beetroot 200g carrots 1 onion 2-3 stalks celery 1/2 head cabbage (any summer variety) Handful… read more »