beetroot?

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  1. sona1980

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    whats the carbs damage for a few shreds of beetroot?

    Ive just had a small (hand made) salad from canteen as a snack..

    handfull of lettuce, 3 slices of cucumber a few shreds of beetroot and an egg..

    Have i killed it?
     
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    i think a few shreds should be ok - 8g per 100g.
     
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    it'll be OK probably Sona.
     
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    thanks!!
    i was just thinking to myself how nice beetroot actually is..
    would go down nice as a snack with some kinda dip... im thinking about getting a jar of that and olives for work...
     
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    I was looking at beetroot the other day Sona - had been watching raymond blanc and some of his recipes from his show the other night had beetroot. they looked delicious.
     
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    Mmmmnnnn I love beetroot, really want to try it roasted. Have you every tried beetroot & chocolate cake?? (oops soory not the best thing to mention on an atkins thread!) :(
     
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    It's too carby to use beetroot as a dip Sona.
     
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    Jim honey,
    beetroot WITH SOME KIND OF DIP.
     
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    That was my point Sona, beetroot is too carby to use to eat a dip..
     
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    I've made beetroot chocolate cake! It was yummy - has a bit of a strange taste but is lovely and moist.

    enough about cake now.:sigh:
     
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    Not on Atkins I trust Jar. :)
     
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    No Jim, no way!
     
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    LOL, thought not. :)
     
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