Touchstone Gold offers a root with a vibrant orange-red exterior and rich gold interior color. Combined with its striking green leaf/gold petiole contrast and sweet, mild flavor, this beet is sure to catch your eye on the dinner plate. Very sweet, with a milder taste compared to red beets. Organic and non-organic seeds available.
- Fresh and specialty markets
- Good choice when a milder beet is needed
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HG Market Segment
Beets are enjoying a come-back! Not only are they delicious, but nutritious. Beets provide a rich source of carbohydrates and protein, and have high levels of important vitamins, minerals and micronutrients. They are a great source of potassium, magnesium, folic acid, iron, zinc, calcium, phosphorus, sodium, niacin, biotin, betanin and beta-carotene. They also contain the important vitamins – A, B6 and C – plus, powerful antioxidants and soluble fiber.