Roasted Beets & Garlic

READY IN: 1hr 10mins
Recipe by CountryLady

This recipe from Canadian Living magazine has been in my "recipes to try file" since Nov 2003. I finally did so last night & wish I had done so much sooner. Its so easy & the flavour combination is so good!

Top Review by still learning 09

I'm not a fan of tarragon, so I nixed that. Instead I squeezed some lemon juice in with the olive oil while sauteing and increased the pepper. This was my 1st time trying beets NOT out of a can & WOW! These are great! Wear gloves while preparing if you don't wont red fingers. This is how I will prepare fresh beets from here on out. Yum!

Ingredients Nutrition

Directions

  1. Separate garlic cloves from head & peel.
  2. Place garlic & beets in a sheet of aluminum foil that has been lightly spritzed with cooking spray; roast in preheated 375F oven until tender, about 1 1/2 hours or 1 hour for smaller beets.
  3. Let beets cool enough to handle & cut into wedges; set garlic & beets aside.
  4. Heat oil in a large skillet over medium heat; cook tarragon, salt & pepper, stirring constantly, for 2 minutes.
  5. Add beets & garlic; toss gently to coat & heat through, about 2 minutes.

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