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Pickled radish and beetroot

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Ready in 20 minutes, this Pickled radish and beetroot recipe is just so easy. Rich and tangy it makes a tasty addition to sandwiches or meat dishes. Give it a go!

  • Makes about2
  • Cook time5 minutes
  • Prep time15 minutes
Pickled radish and beetroot


  • 2 medium beetroots, peeled, thinly sliced crossways, rinsed, drained
  • 4 radishes, thinly sliced
  • ½ tsp fennel seeds
  • 4 whole cloves
  • ½ tsp mustard seeds
  • Pinch of dried chilli flakes (optional)
  • 1 cup (250ml) white wine vinegar or apple cider vinegar
  • ⅓ cup (75g) caster sugar
  • 2 tbs sea salt flakes

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  1. Step 1

    Place beetroot and radish in a heatproof jar. Combine fennel seeds, cloves, mustard seeds and chilli flakes, if using, in a small saucepan over high heat. Cook, tossing, for 30 secs or until aromatic. Add vinegar, sugar and sea salt flakes. Cook, stirring, for 1-2 mins or until the sugar dissolves.
  2. Step 2

    Carefully pour the vinegar mixture over the beetroot mixture. Seal and turn upside down for 2 mins. Set aside to cool completely.
  3. Step 3

    Place in the fridge for 1-2 days to develop the flavours. Store in the fridge for up to 1 week.

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