Marinated Beet Salad

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Canned beets makes this a no-fuss salad to whip up for a barbecue. The sweet and sour dressing is heated and poured over the beets and diced red onion, then popped into the refrigerator to chill.

INGREDIENTS (for 4 servings):


  • Drain beets, reserving 1/4 cup liquid, and slice into 1/4 to 1/2 inch slivers. Add onions and toss.
  • In a saucepan over medium heat, cook the sugar, mustard and reserved 1/4 cup liquid until dissolved. Add vinegar and bring to boil; remove from heat and allow to cool.
  • Pour over the beet slices and onions, toss and refrigerate for 4 to 6 hours. Remove from refrigerator and serve at room temperature.