The beets can be roasted and peeled in advance. Store in refrigerator up to 3 days before cutting into wedges and baking with carrots as directed.
How To Prevent Beet Stains
When handling cooked or canned beets, it's easy to stain your hands and cutting board a bright pink from the juices. To prevent this, wear disposable latex gloves when handling cooked beets and cut them on a large glass or ceramic plate rather than a cutting board.