Beet and Feta Salad with Dill-Horseradish Dressing

In this salad, beets are pared with feta cheese and a lemon, dill and horseradish dressing. The fresh and pungent dressing and the salty feta is absolutely a great flavor combo to the sweet beets. Baking the beats does not only give them a good consistency, it also help keeping minerals, vitamins and antioxidants inside.Beet and Feta Salad with Dill-Horseradish Pesto

Recipe:

Serves: 2
Time: 1-1/2 hour
Difficulty: Easy

3 beets of different colors
½ teaspoon salt
½ teaspoon pepper
1 tablespoon lemon juice
1 handful dill
1 teaspoon fresh finely grated horseradish
2 oz. (60 g) mixed green salad
3,5 oz. (100 g) feta cheese

Preheat the oven to 400°F (200° C).

Wrap the beets in foil and roast until they are tender when pierced with a fork, about 1 hour. Let them cool to room temperature, then peel and slice.

In a small bowl, combine salt, pepper, lemon juice, and finely grated horseradish and slowly add olive oil while whisking to combine. Stir in chopped dill.

Arrange the salad and beets on a serving platter. Sprinkle with feta cheese and drizzle with dressing.Beet and Feta Salad with Dill-Horseradish Pesto

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