Wednesday, September 14, 2011

Beetroot Salad With Mint Garlic Vinaigrette

We are living in a colorful world. Colors have healing property so sometimes it feels great to present some vibrant color in our dinner table. Beeroot is one such colorful veggies which with simple cooking gives delicious taste and visually appealing dish. Today I want to share with you all a very simple beetroot salad which is wonderfullytasty and looks awesome. This beetroot salad can be a great party dish too as it is easy, fast to cook, very healthy and extremely beautiful.

Beetroot    1 boiled and peeled
Red onion   ½ sliced
Mustard powder  1/8  teaspoon

Mint Garlic Vinaigrette
Garlic              3 cloves mashed
Fresh mint leaves   1 teaspoon finely chopped
Olive oil/ vegetable oil   1 teaspoon
Rice vinegar    1/2  teaspoon
Sugar      ¼ teaspoon (optional)
Salt       to taste 


Make thin slices of beetroot and arrange on the serving plate. Now in bowl mix all the vinaigrette ingredients. Now pour this mixture over the beetroot . Arrange the sliced onion on the top and sprinkle mustard powder over it. Sweet beetroot with the flavor of garlic and mint and the crunchy onion with the zing of mustard powder give a delectable taste to this visually appealing salad.

Be Happy And Stay Healthy.



cookingvarieties said...

hi sutapa, this is such a lovely and colorful dish.. yum yum yummy always

Chandrani Banerjee said...

Lovely colourful healthy salad...

Nami | Just One Cookbook said...

Oh today the comment section appeared very quickly! Did you make any changes? Anyway, I LOVE beet salad and this mint garlic vinaigrette sounds so delicious!!! What a beautiful salad. I can eat this every single day, I'm in love that much!

Prathima Rao said...

Healthy & colorful salad!!!
Prathima Rao
Prats Corner

Parsley Sage said...

I'm a firm believe that pretty food makes you feel good :) This lovely beet salad is totally pretty!

Angie's Recipes said...

Love the beetroot salad! Mint vinaigrette pairs so well with the salad.

Anonymous said...

The color of this salad is so vibrant! Great post!

Gloria said...

What nice salad, I love the colours!! gloria

Rosa's Yummy Yums said...

A beautiful salad! I am a big fan of beetroot and garlic. Yummy!



Deeksha said...

Healthy and eye catcher salad...nice color.

Miriam said...

Delicious way to use beets! Have a nice weekend :), Miriam@Meatless Meals For Meat Eaters

Jay said...

absolutely yummmy..

Tasty Appetite

My Little Space said...

The beetroot sounds wonderful. I love it on my sandwiches as well.