- 1 1⁄2-2 tablespoons butter, melted
- 1⁄2-1 teaspoon sugar
- Salt & freshly ground black pepper
- Bake unwashed beets at 400⁰ for 60 to 90 minutes.
- When beets are cool enough to handle remove skin and root
- Put the skinned beets, whole, diced or sliced in a saucepan or skillet.
- Add the butter, sugar, salt and pepper; heat and serve.