AT A GLANCE
"The food at Berta in Sydney keeps me
going back, especially the burrata with balsamic beetroot. Would
you please print the recipe?"
Salomie Frazer, Lave Cove, NSW
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|01||Melt butter in a saucepan over high heat until it begins to sizzle, then add beetroot, season to taste and stir occasionally to coat well (2-3 minutes). Add verjuice and balsamic vinegar, and simmer until liquid almost evaporates but beetroot still has a slight crunch (3-4 minutes). Remove from heat and cool slightly (10-15 minutes).|
|02||Heat 1cm-deep vegetable oil in a small saucepan until it starts to shimmer, add rosemary and stir until crisp (2-3 minutes; be careful as hot oil will spit). Drain on paper towels.|
|03||Pile beetroot onto a platter or separate plates, place burrata on top, drizzle generously with extra-virgin olive oil and vincotto, and finish with a scattering of fried rosemary leaves.|
Note Seek out excellent burrata for this recipe. The kitchen at Berta uses the handmade burrata, made weekly, from That's Amore in Melbourne.