Red beet soup

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All 3 pictures on this page were borrowed from the internet.

Beet soup has a very distinctive flavor, and yes, it will turn your pee red. :-)
Choose firm medium-sized roots. Avoid soft or large specimens.

This simple recipe lets you savor the beets without (too many) distractions from other sources. Some people may appreciate some extra sugar in this.

Strain the liquid to serve red beets as a side dish or sauce and serve the liquid as a drink.


This is what you need for 2 servings:

  • 4 medium beets, sliced or chopped
  • 1 medium onion, chopped
  • 4 garlic cloves, minced
  • 1 tbsp. olive oil
  • 2 cups chicken stock
Pic1: sliced



Pic2: chopped small  - internet picture
Pic3: creamed ( = blended) - internet picture