For a natural food coloring & slightly sweet taste, add directly to sauces, jams & jellies, dressings, casseroles, and frostings. Also used in coloring homemade pastas.
Beet powder, also called beetroot powder, is a similarly bright pink or red product made from dried, ground beets. Beet powder is often advertised as a superfood and sold by natural food retailers.
Beet powder can be mixed with water to create a juice. It can also be added to smoothies, sauces, or baked goods. Beet powder is growing in popularity as a natural health-boosting supplement.
People are drawn to beet juice and powder for nutritional reasons, and many people also enjoy the taste. Beets generally have an earthy, bitter flavor. Many people enjoy the flavor of beet juice on its own while some prefer to mix beet juice or beet powder with sweet or fresh flavors.
Beet powder and beet juice can be enjoyed in a variety of ways.
- Mix beet juice with vinegar and sugar to make a colorful pickling solution for quick pickles
- Blend beet powder or beet juice into smoothies.
- Mix beet powder into sauces for extra flavor.
- Sprinkle beet powder over oatmeal or yogurt.