I am using a mandolin to slice raw beets for a salad .... Never used raw beets , do I have to peel the beets like I would a potatoe

  • Posted by: Lu
  • February 16, 2012
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jmburns February 16, 2012
You might try golden beets no bleeding of colors I would peel them
 

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aargersi February 16, 2012
I would probably peel - but that may not be necessary! And yes PLEASE watch your fingers! I bought kevlar gloves after Jaws got me ....
 
bigpan February 16, 2012
And watch your fingers !
 
Mr_Vittles February 16, 2012
No, the first couple slices may have to be 86'd, but the rest should fine. You just want to scrub them down extra well.
 
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