Beets

Lower Broadway, Aug 2008 - 31

 

I assume these are two different kinds of beets, but I don't know enough about them to be able to tell...

 

Note: this photo was published in a November 10, 2008 "Serious Eats: New York" blog article entitled "Market Scene: Turkeys; Potatoes; Beets." And it was published in a Jun 19, 2009 blog titled "Farro Salad with Roasted Beets." And it was also published in an Aug 2009 Squidoo blog titled "B is for Beets." More recently, it was published in an Oct 17, 2009 blog titled "The Seasonal Vegetarian." And it was published in an Apr 21, 2010 blog titled "Learning to Love Beets."

 

Moving into 2011, the photo was published in an undated (mid-Mar 2011) Squidoo blog titled "B is for Beets." It was also published in an Apr 13, 2011 blog titled "When Life Gives you Beets, Make Beet Salad." It was also published in a Sep 8, 2011 blog titled "Fibro Feelings – Elimination Diet." And it was published in an Oct 12, 2011 blog titled "In season: beets." A cropped version of the photo was also published in a Dec 17, 2011 blog titled "CONOCE LOS 10 ALIMENTOS MAS SALUDABLES DEL MUNDO."

 

Moving into 2012, the photo was published in a Mar 8, 2012 blog titled "Beetroot Benefits." And it was published in a Jun 10, 2012 blog titled "How to Cook Beets." It was also published in a Nov 19, 2012 blog titled "FROM APPLES TO ZUCCHINI: YOUR SEASONAL PRODUCE GUIDE"

 

Moving into 2013, the photo was published in a Mar 22, 2013 blog titled "Health Benefits of Beetroot – Boosting Energy, Cancer Protection."

 

Moving into 2014, the photo was published in an Apr 13, 2014 blog titled "Nothing Beats Beets: Why You Should Fall In Love With Them." It was also published in an Oct 24, 2014 blog titled "What we're reading: October 24, 2014."

 

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On a bright, sunny Wednesday afternoon, I ventured down to 23rd Street and 6th Avenue to drop off my laptop computer for a repair job. Afterwards, I thought I would walk over to Broadway and stroll up the street to see if I could find some interesting pictures; and then I got the crazy idea to take a cab down to the very end of Broadway -- near the Staten Island Ferry -- and walk all the way up Broadway to my neighborhood on 96th Street.

 

But then I decided that Broadway probably wouldn't be very interesting until I reached Canal Street ... so I had the cab-driver drop me off there, and began my walk northward. Who knows how far I would have gotten if I hadn't been distracted by a lively farmer's market in Union Square -- on 14th Street? Anyway, there's much more of Broadway to cover, and if I have the time and energy over the next few months, perhaps I will cover the entire length of this longest street in New York City, which extends all the way through Manhattan, Bronx, and into Yonkers...

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Taken on August 27, 2008
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