Chinese Beets (NEW)

Lovely Meal

There are some occasions when all you want is a few plain vegetables to go with a meal.

This is not one of them.

These sweet and sour beets are a wonderful accompaniment to chow mein.

Serves 4

Preparation Time:  5 Minutes
Cooking Time: 10 Minutes

1/4 cup white vinegar  1/4 teasp ground cloves
1 small onion,grated  2 tblsp cornflour
1/4 cup sugar  1 16oz can beets, sliced,drained and juice reserved
1 teasp vanilla  3 tblsp oil
2 tblsp ketchup  


Mix vinegar, sugar, ketchup, cornflour, oil, onion, vanilla and clove in large saucepan. Add beets and 1 1/2 cups reserved juice.

Cook over medium heat, stirring constantly until sauce thickens.