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Nozebleed
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PostPosted: Sun Jun 27, 2010 5:46 pm    Post subject: Beetroot Ready? Reply with quote

Hi. I pulled a beetroot there to have a look. i not sure how large they grow...in fact i've never eaten a beetroot. Is this guy ready for eating? Its quit big.


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PostPosted: Mon Jun 28, 2010 4:07 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

I go by between golf ball to cricket ball size. Safe bet!
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PostPosted: Mon Jun 28, 2010 9:32 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Looks fine to eat to me.
I love to stick them on the BBQ in tin foil. Delicious.

Make sure that you leave at least 3-5cm of the stalk on when cooking and don't peel or cut the root off or it will bleed.

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