Roasted Beets and Carrots

READY IN: 1hr 35mins
Recipe by InnerHarmonyNutriti

From a local organic grocery store.

Top Review by jnpj7468

This is a great recipe! We had some fresh, home-grown beets to use, and I thought this recipe sounded like a different way to use them. The orange juice adds a bit of extra sweetness, and the dill adds a great kick of flavor. Thanks for the tasty recipe!

Ingredients Nutrition

  • 4 -6 beets, greens trimmed and stems left on
  • 6 medium carrots, peeled and cut in half lengthwise, then quartered
  • 2 teaspoons olive oil
  • 2 tablespoons butter, melted
  • 14 cup orange juice
  • salt and pepper
  • 2 tablespoons fresh dill, chopped


  1. Preheat oven to 400º F.
  2. Place the beets in a small ovenproof pan with a little water; cover tightly with foil. Roast for 50 minutes to 1 hour, depending on the size of the beets. Test with a fork for tenderness. Cool, then cut off the stem ends and slip off the skins. Cut in half or in bite-size pieces; keep them warm until carrots are roasted.
  3. Carrots will cook in less time than the beets. In a separate baking pan, coat them with the olive oil and roast for 15 to 25 minutes, depending on their size, until fork-tender. Combine beets and carrots with melted butter and juice; add salt and pepper and sprinkle with chopped dill.

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