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How to choose golden beets

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mrsgreer Sep 21, 2010 04:30 PM

Some of the golden beets I got were green inside. They still tasted ok raw. How do you pick beets which will be all yellow, for presentation?
Never had problem w/ red beets

  1. achefsbest Sep 21, 2010 06:11 PM

    Were they big? I've had problems with the bigger beets. So you want to serve them raw, not cooked?

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      mrsgreer Sep 22, 2010 04:43 AM

      They are about 2 inches. I made soup, And the final color was like the inside of a corn kernel. Not a lovely yellow like the picture of the recipe from Epicurious.

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