Tagged with beets

Savory Oatmeal

Savory Oatmeal

Hungry and looking to try something new, we stumbled upon the Oakhurst Inn, a boutique hotel just off JPA by UVA’s campus. They’ve been serving breakfast and coffee since May, but just recently branched into lunch (grab and go sandwiches, mainly) and weekend brunch (until 2 p.m.). I enjoy a lot of options in Charlottesville, and I love … Continue reading

Shredded Beet & Carrot Salad

Shredded Beet & Carrot Salad

Each week, I’ve been bringing home hefty piles of beets and carrots from my CSA pick up at Bellair Farm. While my go-to method for beets is roasting, the hot and humid weather had me craving something a little lighter. Using this recipe from Epicurious as a starting point, I took a pile of beets … Continue reading

Raw Kale and Beet Salad

We love a good raw kale salad with tahini-lemon dressing, but it’s a little heavy for the high humidity and 90 degree temps of summer.  Last weekend, I grabbed some of the beets that came in our produce share–earthy Chioggas with pale pinkish-red and white stripes–and whipped up a quick citrus dressing for a light, … Continue reading