Health & Wellness

Beetroot, Carrot, and Cabbage Salad: A Colorful Addition to Your Table


Are you looking for a refreshing and vibrant addition to your meal rotation? Look no further than this delightful beetroot, carrot, and cabbage salad! Not only is this salad visually appealing with its bright colors, but it’s also packed with nutrients and flavors that blend together beautifully. Here’s how to whip up this easy and nutritious salad that you won’t be able to stop eating.

Salad Benefits:

This salad combines three powerhouse vegetables that bring a host of health benefits:

  • Beetroot: Known for its deep red color, beetroot is loaded with vitamins, minerals, and antioxidants. It’s particularly good for heart health and circulation.
  • Carrot: A great source of beta-carotene, which is good for eye health and skin.
  • Cabbage: High in fiber and rich in vitamins K and C, cabbage is excellent for digestion and overall health.


  • 2 medium beetroots, peeled and grated
  • 2 large carrots, peeled and grated
  • 2 cups of shredded red cabbage
  • 2 tablespoons of olive oil
  • 1 tablespoon of apple cider vinegar
  • Juice of half a lemon
  • 1 teaspoon of honey or maple syrup
  • Salt and pepper to taste
  • Fresh herbs (like parsley or cilantro), chopped (optional)
  • A handful of nuts (such as walnuts or almonds), roughly chopped (optional)

Preparation Steps:

  1. Prepare the Vegetables:
    • Using a grater or food processor, grate the beetroots and carrots.
    • Thinly slice or shred the cabbage.
  2. Mix the Dressing:
    • In a small bowl, whisk together olive oil, apple cider vinegar, lemon juice, honey, salt, and pepper until well combined.
  3. Combine and Toss:
    • In a large mixing bowl, combine the grated beets, carrots, and shredded cabbage.
    • Pour the dressing over the vegetables and toss thoroughly to ensure all the ingredients are well coated.
  4. Garnish:
    • Sprinkle with chopped fresh herbs and nuts for added texture and flavor.
  5. Chill and Serve:
    • Allow the salad to sit in the refrigerator for at least 30 minutes before serving to let the flavors meld together beautifully.


This beetroot, carrot, and cabbage salad is not only a feast for the eyes but also for the palate. It’s a perfect dish to bring to a gathering or to brighten up your everyday meals. The combination of sweet and tangy flavors along with the crunch of fresh vegetables makes it a dish that you’ll crave again and again. Give this recipe a try, and it might just become a new favorite!

Barbara Livingston: Empowering Wellness Through Accessible Insights.