- Long ago beets were used to cure ailments such as toothaches and headaches rather than being consumed
- The compound that makes beets red is called betalin and it’s actually really important in helping the body get rid of toxins.
- The beet is a love vegetable. It is the belief of some cultures that eating from the same beet as someone else will cause you to fall in love.
- The green tops of beets are edible and taste good sautéed.
Friday, September 29, 2017
Veggie of the Month: Beets
Fun Facts about beets: