The Beet Goes On

Beet Salad, The Gage

They may not be the most popular of vegetables, but we feel that this root vegetable certainly deserves its 15 minutes of fame, thanks to its antioxidant and anti-inflammatory properties. Beets are currently in season and making an appearance in restaurants across Chicago. From the colorful beet salad at The Gage (right) to the roasted variety at Fig & Olive, here’s our round up of the top beet dishes to try. Click on each photo for details…






About Irish Mae Silvestre

Irish Mae Silvestre earned her master’s degree in journalism at DePaul University and has worked in the magazine industry for over seven years. She grew up in Dubai, wrote for The Dubai Mall magazine and is a self-appointed KitKat connoisseur.