What goes with beetroot salad? If you love beet salad, a much as we do then you might be looking for some fantastic recipes to pair with beetroot salad. Whether you’re looking for a side dish to enhance your weekly meal plan, or seeking ideas for your next get-together, here you’ll find some dishes that make great accompaniments to any beetroot salad.
Beetroot Vs Beets
Before we begin, I wanted to answer the question are beets and beetroot the same?
Yes, both beets and beetroot are the same vegetables. Beetroots is just another name for beets British English. As this article focuses on pairing with. beet salad – which we will refer to as beetroot salad or beet salad interchangably – let’s move onto the recipes.
Best Beet Salad Recipe
Roasted beets salad or beetroot salad is a great way to enjoy all the nutritious benefits of beets without having to sacrifice flavor. However it can be great to eat your beets salad with a meat dish or other delicious sides.
Whether you cook beets, roast or use raw beets in your salad, you’ll definitely enjoy these tasty ideas.
Roasted Beets Salad
I love roasted beets and creamy goat cheese salad as well as golden beets salad with toasted walnuts and of course roasted beet salad with beet greens, feta and tomatoes.
Ypu can check out this roasted beet salad recipe with balsamic vinegar here! It’s a delicious salad packed with flavor.
I think beetroot salads are great when paired with grilled fish, roasted chicken or steak.
Best Side Dishes for Beetroot Salad
The best sides to serve with beetroot salad are dishes that will complement the earthy and sweet flavors of beets. A few ideas include:
- Roasted potatoes
- Sweet potato fries
- Baked mushrooms
- Quinoa or other grain salads
- Root vegetables such as zucchini, eggplant and bell peppers – root vegetables always go great with red beets.
My favorite meal to eat alongside a beetroot salad has to be steak. The salty and tangy flavor of the steak works perfectly with the earthiness of beetroot salad.
Here is a popular recipe for Instant Pot steak bites.These steak bites pair great with beetroot salad and a side dish of asparagus.
You might also want to try our German Potato Pancakes known as Kartoffelpuffer. They are a great dish to serve with your beetroot salad
Recipes To Serve With Beet Salad
Here is a list of fantastic recipes to serve with beetroot salad:
Air Fryer Miso Glazed Salmon
This savory and sweet miso-glazed salmon is made in the air fryer, making it a quick and easy dish to make. Serve with your favorite beetroot salad for a complete meal.
Get the recipe for Air Fried Miso Salmon here!
Turkish Lamb Ribs
This Turkish lamb ribs dish is juicy and full of flavor. It pairs perfectly with a fresh beet salad, making it an ideal entrée for your next dinner party.
Grab the salad dressing and prepare to wow the family with lamb ribds and tender beets in your salad.
Get the recipe for Turkish Lamb Ribs here!
Easy Brussels Sprouts With Pinenuts
These Instant Pot Brussels sprouts are not only delicious but also nutritious. The addition of pinenuts adds a wonderful crunch to the dish.
Serve this side dish with your favorite beetroot salad for a complete meal.
Get the recipe for Brussels Sprouts With Pinenuts here!
Spinach Feta Rice Casserole
This spinach feta rice casserole is a hearty and flavorful dish that can be served as a side or main course.
Serve this delicious casserole alongside your favorite beet salad for variety and flavor.
Get the recipe for Spinach Feta Rice Casserole here!
Herb Ricotta Stuffed Chicken Breast
This herb ricotta-stuffed chicken breast is a delicious and easy meal that can be served with any type of cooked beets salad.
Serve stuffedchicken alongside your beetroot salad for a flavor packed meal.
Get the recipe for Herb Ricotta Stuffed Chicken Breast here!
Caprese Mini Pizzas
These mini pizzas are made with a crispy crust, fresh tomatoes and melted mozzarella cheese. The simple caprese topping is the perfect complement to any beet salad.
Get the recipe for Caprese Mini Pizzas here!
Final Thoughts on Beet Salad Pairings
Beetroot salads can be enjoyed
Baked Rosemary Thyme Chicken
Here is another fantastic chicken dish to serve with your roast beets salad. This Baked Rosemary Thyme Chicken is full of flavor and is sure to be a hit with the entire family.
Get the recipe for Baked Rosemary Thyme Chicken here!
Vegan Baked Ziti
If you’re looking for a vegan entrée, this vegan baked ziti is sure to please. The creamy dairy-free sauce pairs perfectly with your salad greens.
Grab the lemon juice and the olive oil and enjoy ziti with beetroot salad today.
Get the recipe for Vegan Baked Ziti here!
Butternut Squash Mac And Cheese
This mac and cheese made with butternut squash is a great side dish that pairs well with beetroot salad. The sweet and creamy flavors of the squash make for an ideal side dish.
Get the recipe for Butternut Squash Mac And Cheese here!
A classic German dish, this pork schnitzel is the perfect meal to pair with your beetroot salad and dijon mustard. Serve it up alongside a few sides and you have a complete dinner.
Get the recipe for Pork Schnitzel here!
Air Fryer Cauliflower Teriyaki Bites
This air fryer cauliflower teriyaki bites dish is a great way to enjoy the flavors of teriyaki without all the fat. Serve this dish with your favorite beetroot salad for a complete meal.
Get the recipe for Air Fryer Cauliflower Teriyaki Bites here!
Ground Turkey Sweedish Meatballs
If you’re looking for a protein-packed meal, this ground turkey Swedish meatballs make a delicious dinner.
Juicy, ground turkey meatballs in creamy sauce made with beef broth, cream, sour cream and spices! Serve over a helping of mashed potatoes or white rice.
Get the recipe for Ground Turkey Swedish Meatballs here!
Rigatoni Al Forno
Beet Salad recipe beets pair well with igatoni Al Forno, an Italian pasta dish made with rigatoni, bechamel sauce and mozzarella cheese.
Riganoti al forno is a perfect blend of hearty meat sauce, gooey cheese, and large pasta tubes baked to golden perfection – all in under 60 minutes.
Get the recipe for Rigatoni Al Forno here!
Broccoli And Blue Cheese Risotto
Grab the salt and pepper and prepare to pair this delicious rice dish with your beet salads.
Broccoli and blue cheese risotto is quick and easy to prepare and is perfect for busy days.
Get the recipe for Broccoli And Bue Cheese Risotto here.
Enjoy These Meal Suggestions With Your Next Beet Salad Today!
Beetroot salads are a delicious way to enjoy the nutritional benefits of beets. Whether you’re looking for an entrée or side dish, these recipes will ensure your next beet salad meal is one to remember. Enjoy!
So grab a few ingredients and start cooking up some tasty pairings for your next beetroot salad. You won’t regret it.
Cooking beets and experimenting with recipes has never been more fun!