Warm beet, chorizo and pear salad

Beetroot recipes

Brighten up your plate with our brilliant beetroot recipes. The earthy flavour of this vibrant vegetable works well in salads, soups and even brownies.

2 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

Warm and crispy beetroot fritters pair perfectly with cold cream and delicate, raw salmon. A tasty starter or a light lunch that's rich in omega-3

55 mins
Easy
Gluten-free
6 ratings 4.4 out of 5 star rating

Looking for a vegan burger with bite and bags of flavour? Look no further – we’re confident that meat-eaters, veggies and vegans alike will love this beetroot burger recipe

1 hr and 10 mins
Easy
Vegan
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44 ratings 4.5 out of 5 star rating

Try this vegan tart for a show-stopping centrepiece. The bold red of beetroot against the vibrant green salad also makes it ideal for a meat-free celebration.

1 hr and 30 mins
Easy
Vegan
Gluten-free
4 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

This one-platter-serves-all beetroot hummus will be a big hit, and doesn’t require any cooking

15 mins
Easy
Vegan
Gluten-free
1 rating 5.0 out of 5 star rating

The salt crust really intensifies the natural flavour of the beetroot as it steams in its own juices, seasoning it as it cooks

3 hrs
More effort
Vegetarian
14 ratings 4.9 out of 5 star rating

Preserve roasted beetroot in a sweet and spiced vinegar to make this punchy, classic accompaniment to cold meats and cheeses

1 hr and 30 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
Gluten-free
18 ratings 4.0 out of 5 star rating

A deep red autumnal soup that's low fat, vegetarian and full of flavour. Beetroot and apple give this soup a subtle sweet flavour, while lentils add protein and bulk

10 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
4 ratings 4.3 out of 5 star rating

Make beetroot the star ingredient with these healthy latkes which provide three of your 5-a-day. The purple root is packed full of vitamin C and folate 

45 mins
Easy
Healthy
Vegetarian
171 ratings 4.3 out of 5 star rating

With around half the fat of regular brownies, these are a slightly less guilty pleasure, but still have that intense chocolate hit

55 mins
Easy
12 ratings 4.3 out of 5 star rating

Load up a sub with homemade hummus, beetroot, chickpeas and salad to make this filling vegan sandwich. An ideal lunch for when hunger strikes

20 mins
Easy
Vegan
9 ratings 4.0 out of 5 star rating

Serve this tasty beetroot, chickpea and lentil tabbouleh as a side dish or vegan main. It's healthy, gluten-free, low-calorie and three of your five-a-day

15 mins
Easy
Healthy
Vegan
25 ratings 4.7 out of 5 star rating

Make an easy salad with three of your 5-a-day. Halloumi with juicy pomegranate seeds and the crunch of pumpkin seeds is a moreish combination

17 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
Gluten-free
18 ratings 4.7 out of 5 star rating

Cook this beetroot biriyani and freeze the leftovers for busy weeknights. With colourful beetroot taking centre stage, it's full of spices and is a flavourful dish

1 hr and 5 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
23 ratings 4.3 out of 5 star rating

Jazz up an all-time vegetarian favourite by adding vibrant beetroot - serve with tahini yoghurt dip and pickled beets

55 mins
Easy
Healthy
Vegetarian
113 ratings 4.6 out of 5 star rating

This vivid risotto is simply baked in the oven, so there's no need to spend lots of time at the stove stirring

1 hr and 15 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
4 ratings 4.5 out of 5 star rating

Whizz beetroot into an easy batter to make these bright purple pancakes, then top with a warm fruit compote for a hearty weekend brunch. You can use this recipe to make blini-style canapés, too.

30 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
22 ratings 4.6 out of 5 star rating

Rustle up this tasty salmon dish with just four ingredients. Ideal for a quick and easy midweek meal with a tasty feta and beetroot salsa on the side

8 mins
Easy
Gluten-free
10 ratings 4.8 out of 5 star rating

Our easy beetroot soup is spiced with cumin and coriander and topped with crunchy hazelnut dukkah. Try this simple, healthy recipe for a filling lunch

1 hr and 20 mins
Easy
Healthy
Vegetarian
7 ratings 4.5 out of 5 star rating

Combine succulent pear, colourful beetroot, spicy chorizo and buttery manchego cheese in this vibrant winter salad that's ideal for sharing with friends

1 hr and 10 mins
Easy
7 ratings 4.9 out of 5 star rating

Fresh mackerel is always a winner and grilling gives a deliciously charred quality. Pickled beetroot wedges add an extra tang in this party-perfect, budget-savvy starter

25 mins
More effort
3 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

Finish creamy oats with a subtly spiced, fruity topping of cinnamon, cardamom and maple syrup for a warming breakfast or weekend brunch

50 mins
More effort
Vegetarian
30 ratings 4.9 out of 5 star rating

Tasting great and and bringing a vibrant purple to your plate, these beetroot & feta patties will make the perfect lunch or light dinner

25 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
1 rating 5.0 out of 5 star rating

A lovely, wintry salad using fresh, seasonal ingredients that you can serve warm or cold. Bright beetroot, crunchy hazelnuts and a punchy mustard dressing

2 hrs and 20 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
3 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

This Ukrainian dish is traditionally eaten at Christmas - serve on toasted rye bread for a crostini-like starter or party canapé

55 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
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