Simple Beetroot Juice Recipes

Simple Beetroot Juice Recipes

Most beetroot juice recipes incorporate other fruits and vegetables that blend well in flavor and texture, so a number of recipes will use carrots, apples, celery, pineapples and cucumber. While the combination may seem strange to begin with, you may want to experiment with a few before you settle on the ones that work best for you. The nutritional value of beets is exceptionally high – they are packed with iron, and are often a simple dietary solution to combat iron deficiency anemia.

Apart from being blood cleansers recommended for those with diabetes, and good antioxidants, beets are good sources of folic acid, vitamin C, calcium, magnesium, phosphorus, potassium, and sodium. A single glass of beet juice can add a number of essential nutrients to your diet. Take a look at some appealing, and perhaps more importantly, simple and easy recipes for beet juice below.


Beetroot Juice with Orange and Pineapple

Beetroots – 2 medium sized
Oranges – 2
Fresh pineapple – 1 small
Lemon Juice – of ½ lemon
Mint – 1 small sprig

Peel the beetroot, and the oranges. Peel and core the pineapple.
Cut all the above into chunks, then add the lemon juice, and place in the blender.
Blend for 45 seconds or until smooth.
Strain and serve, garnished with mint.


Beetroot Juice with Apples and Ginger

Beetroots – 2 medium sized
Lemon juice – of 1 lemon
Apples – 3
Root ginger – 2 inches, peeled and sliced.

Peel the beetroot, then wash well along with the apples and lemon.
Cut all the above into thick chunks, and add the ginger.
Blend for 45 seconds or until completely smooth, add water if needed to adjust the consistency.
Add the lemon juice and blend again.
Strain if necessary and serve chilled.


Beetroot Juice with Carrots and Celery

Beetroots – 2 medium sized
Carrots – 2
Lemon juice – of 1 lemon
Celery – 3 stalks
Pinch of salt (optional)

Peel and wash the carrots, and the beets, then cut them into medium sized chunks.
Place in the blender along with the lemon juice and salt, if using, then break the celery stalks into smaller pieces and add to the mixture.
Blend for 45 seconds until smooth.
Serve chilled.


Experiment with a few combinations until you figure out which of the various beetroot juice recipes works best for you. Even a single glass a day can boost your health, and give your skin and hair a healthy glow. Ensure that you drink juices fresh and avoid adding sweeteners or sugar to reap maximum benefits.


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