Beets with Tarragon

Sometimes putting a few simple ingredients together creates a bit of magic in the kitchen.  Beets, meet tarragon … you two are meant for each other. A simple dressing of lemon and olive oil is gently sweetened with honey to add a floral note to the earthy beets and warm, herbal tarragon.  Tarragon is an…

Beet, Arugula, and Gorgonzola salad

Here is a simple salad with a complexity of favors that belies its ease to make.  It includes spicy arugula, subtly sweet and earthy beets, rich walnuts, and tangy Gorgonzola.  I love that it has such an interesting interplay of ingredients that just like being together. Beet, Arugula, and Gorgonzola salad (serves 2) 1 quart…