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Cinnamon Pickled Beets

Rated as 4.58 out of 5 Stars

"These sweet and wonderful beets are a family recipe served every year around the holidays."
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8 h 15 m servings 91
Original recipe yields 16 servings (3 cups)


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  1. Pour beet liquid, vinegar, sugar, and cinnamon sticks into a saucepan. Bring to a boil and cook over medium-high heat until the sugar has dissolved, stirring constantly. Reduce heat to medium-low, and simmer for 5 minutes. Pour mixture over sliced beets, and stir to coat. Cover and refrigerate at least 8 hours before serving.

Nutrition Facts

Per Serving: 91 calories; 0.1 23 0.5 0 103 Full nutrition

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I'll admit, were not beet lovers here, but my friend had extra beets from their garden and was over for dinner tonight so we used this recipe. They just loved it, though I didn't try it cause I...

Very good! Sweet beets and the sugar/vinegar/cinnamon really helped to diminish the earthy beet taste. Also, the vinegar isn't that strong once this is ready to eat. I used fresh beets from my g...

after unsuccessfully scouring my kitchen for my grandmother's recipe for pickled beets, I decided to come to allrecipes... and again, wasn't disappointed. This is as close to grandma's as I've s...

Very Nice. Cinnamon adds a very nice change. Thank you for an easy recipe.

I am right this moment enjoying my pickled beets. I did feel like the beets themselves got lost in the cinnamon-ness, though, so when I make this again (which I will definitely do) I'll probably...

this was good i do it a lot because my family think i slave when i can but i add sliced onons to my broth when its heating and it really makes them taste like grandmas

These were really great! We liked the spices and accidentally used some rutabegas (I think I spelled that wrong) because we thought they were beets too but it was all good!

I reduced the sugar and cooked a sweet onion to include in this recipe. Turned out well. I might decrease the vinegar bit the next time I make this recipe.

OK, this is the first time I have ever made pickled beets. My mother used to make her own all the time and my husband always loved them. As I am not a beet fan, I decided to try making them. The...