Golden Borscht
INGREDIENTS
  • 3 Golden Beets, peeled and diced
  • 3-4tblsp Lemon Juice
  • 1 lg clove Garlic
  • Salt & Pepper
  • 2-3tsps dried Dill
  • 1/4c Olive Oil
  • 1/2+ Sour Cream
DIRECTIONS
  1. * Cook beets in salted water til tender; drain and cool slightly.
  2. * While beets boil, mix all remaining ingredients together EXCEPT sour cream w/a wire whisk til thoroughly blended; set aside to steep.
  3. * When beets are cooled to touch, add sour cream to dressing mixture; whisk to blend til smooth.
  4. * Add beets; toss to coat.
  5. * Serve warm OR cold.
  6. * NOTE: this curdled just a tad from the lemon juice, but I totally did not mind because it was SO tasty! It was still pretty- and Golden Beets are a real comment-inspiring food!
RECIPE BACKSTORY
I think that's how you spell it. Anyway, this is an adaptation from a Tzatziki recipe from NYTimes. I just changed a few things (like from Greek Yogurt to Sour Cream), and now I call it the Borscht, comrades!