|Prep time: 15 minutes||Cooking time: 5 minutes||Total time: 20 minutes|
1. Cook carrots (if desired) until just tender. Try microwave or steaming.
2. In a medium bowl, combine onion, mayonnaise, salt, pepper and cilantro, if desired. Add beets and carrots and stir to coat evenly. Serve warm or cold.
3. Refrigerate leftovers within 2 hours.