Victoria Kubiak will show you how to create a colourful and nutritious red dip.
The key ingredient is beetroot. It makes a lovely pick me up and full of polyphenol and a source of iron.
To make this dip, you will need:
- Vacuum packed or cooked beetroot in the blender
- A nut butter such as peanut butter or almond butter
- Horseradish (quarter of spoonful)
- Black pepper
- Paprika Powder
- Rind of an orange
You can use the dip on its own or as a condiment.
In the video, we will serve it with juniper berries and sliced red pepper, carrot, and celery.
The ingredients in the drip may provide the following health benefits:
Beetroot is an excellent source of dietary nitrates, which are converted to nitric oxide in the body. Nitric oxide is a molecule that helps to relax and dilate blood vessels, improving blood flow and lowering blood pressure. Beetroot may also help to improve exercise performance and endurance.
There are many health benefits of nut butter. It is a wonderful source of protein, fibre, and healthy fats. These nutrients can help you feel full and satisfied after eating, which can help you lose weight or maintain a healthy weight. Nut butter is also a source of vitamins and minerals, including vitamin E, magnesium, and potassium.
Horseradish is a root vegetable that is high in antioxidants and has anti-inflammatory properties. It can help improve digestion.
Tamari is a type of soy sauce that is made without wheat. It has a slightly different flavour than regular soy sauce, and some people believe it is healthier. Tamari has a high concentration of antioxidants, and it may also help improve heart health.
Black pepper is a spice that has many health benefits. It can help improve digestion, reduce inflammation, and help fight infection. Black pepper is also high in antioxidants.
Paprika is high in antioxidants, which can help protect cells from damage. It's also an excellent source of vitamin C and other vitamins and minerals.
The health benefits of orange rind include improved digestion, weight loss, and a stronger immune system. Orange rind is also known to detoxify the body and improve skin health.