Try this beet hummus recipe by Chef Jen

Beet hummus

All you need:

4 medium-sized beets

1 tablespoon ground cumin

2 teaspoons ground coriander

2 teaspoons garlic powder

Zest and juice of 1 large lemon

½ cup olive oil

¾ cup tahini

Sea salt, to taste

Crumbled feta and microgreens, for garnish (optional)

All you do:

1. Bring a large pot of water to a boil and add beets. Boil for 40 minutes, or until very tender. Drain and rinse under cold water; remove skins and dice. Place diced beets in the fridge to cool completely (for about 30 minutes).

2. Place the beets, cumin, coriander, garlic powder and lemon zest/juice in a food processor and process for 1 minute. With the machine running, stream in the olive oil. Add tahini and salt (to taste) and process again until very smooth.

3. Transfer hummus to a serving bowl and garnish with crumbled feta and microgreens, if desired. Serves 8.

Chef Jen LLC
By Jen Plaggemars, private chef, registered dietitian and owner of Chef Jen LLC