This root vegetable has a slightly sweet and definitely earthy flavour. Beetroot are very versatile and packed with essential nutrients.  They can be eaten raw, grated into salads, spiralised into veggie noodles, or blended into dip. Roasted beetroot are popular as a side dish or added to salads. Beetroot also pairs well with chocolate, making a decadently rich chocolate cake. Beetroot leaves can also be used as you would other dark leafy greens and are particularly delicious when sautéed.