Beetroot recipes: Nine ways to cook with beetroot
Beetroot & Melted Brie on Toast
This bruschetta style beetroot toast is the perfect starter.
Preparation time: 5 minutes
Cooking time: 10 minutes
4 slices thick cut rustic bread
2 cloves garlic, bruised & cut in half
2 tbsp extra virgin olive oil
400g cooked beetroot dipped in vinegar (not pickled), cut into thick wedges
200g brie, cut into slices
Freshly ground black pepper, to taste
What to do:
1. Pre heat the grill to high and toast the bread on one side.
2. Rub the untoasted side with the garlic and brush over the olive oil.
3. Arrange the beetroot wedges on the toast and lay over the slices of brie. Grind over freshly ground black pepper to taste and place back under the grill.
4. Cook until the cheese is hot and bubbling. Serve immediately with a green salad.