Feel the Beet with These 5 Recipes

by DailyHealthPost Editorial

5. Chocolate Beet Cake

chocolatecakebeetrecipe5This tasty chocolate cake recipe uses pureed beets to add even more moisture and flavor and is a favorite with young kids.

Sneak in some healthy vegetables; they don’t even have to know that there are beets in the cake. The recipe for chocolate beet cake involves the standard cake procedure of creaming butter and brown sugar together and then mixing in eggs.

The beets are mixed with chocolate, butter and vanilla. Mix all the ingredients together and add flour and baking soda. Bake the cake in a fluted Bundt pan and sprinkle it with powdered sugar for a tasty dessert treat.

Sources:

  • http://www.wearenotmartha.com/2010/07/roasted-beet-salad-with-feta-and-mint/
  • http://www.marthastewart.com/348500/golden-beet-slaw?center=0&gallery=274226&slide=348500
  • http://www.tasteofhome.com/recipes/beet-cake
  • http://www.marthastewart.com/312807/beet-chips?czone=food/produce-guide-cnt/summer-produce-recipes&center=0&gallery=274226&slide=312807
  • http://www.eatingwell.com/recipes_menus/recipe_slideshows/our_best_beet_recipes?slide=11#leaderboardad
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