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red beet spread and deviled eggs

(2 ratings)
Recipe by
Pat Duran
Las Vegas, NV

My dad's mom used to make this with beets from the garden. This is also a recipe for red beet deviled eggs.

(2 ratings)
yield serving(s)
prep time 5 Min
cook time 5 Min
method Refrigerate/Freeze

Ingredients For red beet spread and deviled eggs

  • 8 oz
    cream cheese, softened cut in pieces
  • 1 Tbsp
  • 1 1/2 c
    cooked -cut up red beet (1 cooked medium beet) or 1 can plain beets,drained
  • 1 Tbsp
    lemon juice, fresh
  • 1 tsp
    balsamic vinegar,adjust to your taste
  • 2 tsp
    granulated sugar, adjust to your taste
  • dash of black pepper
  • 2 tsp

How To Make red beet spread and deviled eggs

  • 1
    Place cut up beet in blender with the cream cheese and blend and pulse until smooth and blended. add remaining ingredients into blender except chives. Blend all and Pulse a few times. Pour into serving bowl and top with chopped chives. --- Great spread on roast beef sandwiches, or French bread or as a dip for veggies, on crackers.....
  • 2
    For Red Beet Deviled Eggs: 12 eggs, hard boiled Enough beet spread to make a dark pink color 12 egg yolks, mashed Place the eggs in boiling water and boil for 10 minutes. Remove from heat and test egg for doneness.(take egg from water and spin on flat surface if spins -it's done- if it wobbles it's not) When eggs are done remove shells by peeling off carefully- starting at wide end. Cut eggs in half lengthwise and remove yolk. Place eggs on platter. Place yolks in small bowl with enough beet spread to make a smooth dark pink color and pipe mixture into eggs on platter. Trim with a parsley sprig, if desired. SEE PHOTO ABOVE.
  • 3
    Here's a cute bunny to put in the center ;instead of the olives for your Easter buffet.