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July 25, 2012 1:58 PM

Sweet beets are entirely edible: leaves and roots, raw or cooked

Beets are one of the sweetest vegetables around, with even more sugar than carrots or sweet corn. You can find gold, white and striped varieties, but the most common is the red-purple beet. beets are ideal for salads, side dishes and soups. The entire plant is edible.

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