Author Notes: The trick with raw beet is to slice or grate it finely so it doesn’t taste too earthy. —Candy Hutzell
medium beets, peeled
fennel bulb, trimmed
ounces goat cheese
tablespoons boutique extra virgin olive oil
tablespoons balsamic glaze
- Shave beets and fennel into the thinnest possible slices using a mandolin or vegetable peeler.
- Divide between 6 serving plates.
- Sprinkle each plate with a few walnuts and a little crumbled goat cheese, then drizzle a little olive oil and a little balsamic glaze around each plate.
- Season to taste with salt and ground black pepper and serve immediately.
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