Recipe courtesy of Food Network

Beets with Lemon and Thyme

  • Level: Easy
  • Total: 2 hr 50 min
  • Prep: 10 min
  • Inactive: 2 hr
  • Cook: 40 min
  • Yield: 4 servings
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3 pounds loose beets

Zest of 1 lemon

1 bunch fresh lemon thyme or regular thyme, leaves picked and roughly chopped



  1. Boil the beets, skin on, until fork penetrates easily. Cool beets under cold water, and refrigerate for at least 2 hours. Slip peel off beets using gloves or kitchen towel. Using a mandoline with julienne attachment or slicing by hand, cut beets to desired shape and size. Add the lemon zest, thyme, and salt to taste.

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