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Simple Salted Beet Chips

With their inherent sweetness, beet chips are especially tasty dunked in spicy dips such as harissa or chili-spiked hummus. Use red, gold, chiogga or a combination of beets.

Susan Russo for NPR
Simple Salted Beet Chips
Susan Russo for NPR

Makes 4 servings

2 medium beets of your choice

1 tablespoon olive oil

Sea salt and black pepper, to taste

Preheat oven to 325 degrees. For easy cleanup, line a large rimmed baking sheet with parchment paper.

Place beets in a large bowl and, using your hands, toss with oil and seasonings until coated.

Arrange in a single layer on the prepared baking sheet. Bake for 30 to 35 minutes or until crisp. Remove from oven and eat.