beets, cooked and cubed
- Mix the sugar, cornstarch, vinegar and water in a pot and boil 5 minutes, stirring often.
- Add the beets, toss to coat.
- If you are freezing: put one batch in a quart size bag or container, and make a note to add 2 tablespoons butter when reheating.
- If you are eating them now: Let stand for at least 30 minutes.
- Just before serving, add the butter and reheat to the boiling point.