Origin: We source our organic beet root from China and Egypt.
Aroma: Sweet and fresh aroma
Flavor Profile: Sweet and savory taste
History: This root plant was used mostly medicinally for centuries before its culinary discovery by the French in the 1800s, though ancient Romans may have used it in wine recipes. Its medicinal properties were believed to cure fevers, wounds, skin problems and digestive irritation.
Harvesting and processing: When the beet root has grown for 50 days, the beets are harvested and immediately dried.
Culinary applications: Smoothies, baking (hidden vegetable in brownies) borscht, soups, vegetable dishes, meat dishes.
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