Jewels In A Jar

Beets are one of the jewels of the veggie garden.  Juicy red-purple stems carry ruffles of wine veined leaves that can be a feast of their own.  Plump and potent roots swell into globes of earthy sweetness waiting for harvest.  And ‘oh the glow!’ of pickled beets nestled amongst vinegar, sugar and cloves in a mason jar.    

Posted on September 4, 2015 and filed under Annuals.