Ladies and Gentleman, The Beets!

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Whenever cooking with beets, the 1995 smash hit (at least in the Nickelodeon universe), “Killer Tofu”, worms it’s way into my brain. Not familiar with this ear infecting ditty? It’s by virtual rockstars, The Beets, who hailed from the cartoon Doug, which had heavy rotation on my childhood tube. If you care to listen:

Anyway, back to beet beets. I have hummus at least a few times a week as a part of my lunch routine so I’m always thinking of ways to jazz it up. Here, roasted beets & toasted walnuts turn your ordinary chickpea, tahini, lemon and garlic mixture into an earthy, magenta hued, delight.

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