spinach beet

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n spinach beet long succulent whitish stalks with large green leaves
    • n spinach beet beet lacking swollen root; grown as a vegetable for its edible leaves and stalks
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Usage

In literature:

French spinach, oats, barley, canary-seed, borage, beet have germinated after seven days' immersion.
"More Letters of Charles Darwin" by Charles Darwin
Take fresh spinach or beet leaves, and pound them in a marble mortar.
"Directions for Cookery, in its Various Branches" by Eliza Leslie
Beet tops, Swiss chard and celery are prepared like spinach.
"Every Step in Canning" by Grace Viall Gray
Take fresh spinach or beet leaves and pound them in a marble mortar.
"The Whitehouse Cookbook (1887)" by Mrs. F.L. Gillette
Of the green vegetables, the best are peas, spinach, asparagus tips, string beans, stewed celery, young beets, or carrots, and squash.
"The Care and Feeding of Children" by L. Emmett Holt
Vegetables, carrots, spinach, onions, cabbage, beets.
"Germany, The Next Republic?" by Carl W. Ackerman
The Perpetual or Spinach Beet should not be forgotten.
"The Culture of Vegetables and Flowers From Seeds and Roots, 16th Edition" by Sutton and Sons
Lettuce, moulded spinach and fine-chopped beets.
"Salads, Sandwiches and Chafing-Dish Dainties" by Janet McKenzie Hill
Spinach, beet tops, etc., are more palatable when cooked.
"Ontario Teachers' Manuals: Household Science in Rural Schools" by Ministry of Education Ontario
Spinach and beet greens also bake well, but require more water.
"Dishes & Beverages of the Old South" by Martha McCulloch Williams
With baked ham, wine or cider sauce, sweet potatoes or pan cake, squash and cabbage or spinach or beets.
"Civic League Cook Book" by Anonymous
Lettuce, beet tops, kale, spinach, broccoli, are examples.
"A Civic Biology" by George William Hunter
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In news:

How to cook fish skewers with spinach, beet mashed potatoes, and pea sauce.
Spinach & Beet Salad with Chicken.
Harry Braden secures drip tape around crops after planting spinach and beets in front of his home in Wall.
Beets are a cool weather crop that can be used in a salad while its leaves can be cooked like spinach.
I planted my garden peas this week, along with beets, spinach, lettuce, onions , mesclun salad mixes, corn salad, and kohlrabi.
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