Sweet Beet Salad

Can beetroot help with your workouts? Depending on your DNA, the answer could be yes!

Beetroot is a nitrate-rich superfood, which helps to dilate blood vessels during exercise, allowing for an increased flow of blood to the working muscles. Essentially, beetroot can give you a greater workout pump!

If your FitnessGenes results suggest that you need to improve your blood flow, give this Sweet Beet Salad a try. Simple to prepare, and packed with essential nutrients. 

Ingredients (Serves 2)


  • 2 raw beetroots (grated)
  • 1/2 medium purple cabbage (chopped)
  • 1 red onion (chopped)
  • Handful of cauliflower (chopped) 


  • Honey (tbsp)
  • Balsamic Vinegar (tbsp)
  • Sesame Oil (2 tbsp)
  • Sea salt and pepper
  • Garlic Clove (diced)

Sesame seeds (handful sprinkle)


1) Mix and toss all the salad ingredients in a large bowl.

2) In a separate bowl, mix all the dressing ingredients thoroughly.

3) Drizzle the dressing over the salad, and sprinkle the sesame seeds on top. 

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Written by Leilah Isaac

Sunday, October 9, 2016