Snacks with Red Beet & Cheese

by Zeynep Dinç

Beets are an important source of betalain. It's high in antioxidants, it's anti-inflammatory and has detoxification properties. This recipe is so easy and practical and it's a great way to consume raw beet. Beet and yoghourt have a great harmony together. The "pink cheese" that's created when you combine these two ingredients is delicious.

You'll need

  • whole-grain bread or whole-wheat bread
  • goat chesse, curd cheese or feta cheese
  • strained yoghourt
  • 1 red beet
  • some purslane

Here's how

  1. Slice the bread.
  2. Spread yoghourt on bread slices.
  3. Slice the beet and put beet slices on bread slices with yoghourt.
  4. Cut 2 of the beet slices into small pieces and knead them with cheese to create the pink color and a delicious taste.
  5. Put the pink cheese on the beet slices of bread.
  6. Serve them with some fresh purslane.

About the Author

Zeynep Dinç

Zeynep Dinç is a freelance designer, a contemporary dancer & choreographer who lives in Turkey. Also she was a Ph.D. student, but she decided to be independent in life and ended her Ph.D. Then she found happiness in food styling, recipe developing and food photography. She manages the instagram... Read Full Bio

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