Kenny Rochford, general manager of Medlock Ames winery, pickles Chioggia beets from the winery gardens to use in the tasting room. They're perfect in a salad with parsley and fennel fronds.
1 quart pickled beets, drained and cut into wedges
3 tablespoons extra-virgin olive oil
Salt and freshly ground pepper
1/4 cup chopped fennel fronds
1/4 cup chopped parsley
How to Make It
Arrange the beets on a platter. In a small bowl, combine the olive oil and lemon zest and season with salt and pepper. Drizzle the beets with the olive oil dressing, scatter the fennel fronds and parsley on top and serve.