Total Time
50mins
Prep 5 mins
Cook 45 mins

A different way to serve beets. If you would like to try making your own mint jelly try this recipe Old Fashion Apple-Mint Jelly. The honey in this mint jelly goes well with the beets in this recipe.

Directions

  1. Pare beets and cut into cubes.
  2. Bring salted water to a boil and add beets, reduce heat and simmer for about 40 minutes or until tender.
  3. Drain beets and add butter and jelly, continue cooking until beets are glazed.
Most Helpful

wonderful!! I used organic striped beets which aren't as red as most, but very sweet. The mint jelly was great with them, even though i think i might try mint sauce as well to balance the sweetness depending on my main course. I also discovered that microwaving works as well for beets as for potatoe's and you don't get the "bleed" of color and flavor that happens in water.

MarraMamba December 01, 2007