Cake Walk tossed hers in lemon and thyme. While that sounds interesting, I think I might go a different route when I get to beet season. Beet gnocchi w/capers and crumbled goat cheese. The peppery mustard taste of capers will contrast nicely with the sweetness of the beet. The earthiness of goat cheese will envelop these flavours and offer some good texture. An olive oil base would work.
buying honey from your local farmer’s market is always a good place to start. chances are you’ll be talking to the beekeeper when you make your purchase. you are always free to ask questions, and producers are usually very proud to answer them.
farm gate sales are also a good option. hit the googlesphere for farm gate sales near you.