Heirloom Type: Beets
Alternative names: Bassano, Candystripe, Dolce di Chioggia
Origins: Chioggia region of Northeastern Italy, dates to pre-1840.
Characteristics: Bright red beet. Sweet. Inside reveals pink/red and white rings when cut, similar to a bullseye.
Video, Blogs & More:
- Roasted Chioggia Beets with Feta
- Chioggia Beets with Raspberry Mint Vinagarette
- Baked Chioggia Beet Chips
Availability: Many heirloom seed companies
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