This colorful beet salad can be made with either red or golden beets. It’s a simple, tasty salad that pairs well with eggs, cheese, rice or other grains, or hot crusty sourdough bread. Lightly toasting the walnuts really enhances their flavor.
Okroshka is a light, healthy soup eaten in the summer in Russia and Ukraine. It’s a lovely combination of sweet, sour and tangy flavors that, along with its chilled temperature, make it doubly satisfying and refreshing.