Author Archives: Vitacost Recipes

Triple Hazelnut Brownies

Triple Hazelnut Brownies

If you’re nuts about hazelnuts, you’ll love these chewy, gooey brownies, which contain chopped hazelnuts, hazelnut flour and organic hazelnut extract—not to mention lots of chocolate! Because it’s gluten-free and uses coconut sugar instead of cane su ...
Easy Apple Cider Chicken

Easy Apple Cider Chicken

You’ve heard of, and probably tried, dozens of ways to use apple cider vinegar. Here’s another to add to your list! Mix a few tablespoons of ACV with some spiced cider to  give  ordinary baked chicken a refreshingly tangy and healthy twis ...
Gluten-Free Spicy Chai Muffins

Gluten-Free Spicy Chai Muffins

Crazy about chai? This wildly popular drink, made from black tea, milk and traditional Indian herbs and spices, is guzzled down by coffee-shop goers for its exotic, eye-opening flavor and irresistible creaminess. But a luscious latte isn’t the ...
Apple-Pecan Chickpea Salad

Apple-Pecan Chickpea Salad

Crisp, sweet apples and chewy chopped pecans add autumn flavor and plenty of mouth-pleasing texture to this vegan chickpea salad. Serve as is on a bed of baby spinach, with crackers as a dip or tucked into a whole wheat tortilla for a wholesome wrap. ...
“Skinny” taco night

“Skinny” taco night

Fancying fajitas? Craving quesadillas? Unfortunately, if you’re watching your weight, it’s hard to “do” Mexican food without undoing your diet efforts. That’s why we love this healthy, flavorful vegetarian taco recipe fr ...
Glazed Peanut Butter Honey-Oat Cookies

Glazed Peanut Butter Honey-Oat Cookies

If you have a soft spot for peanut butter cookies, but would rather not rack up an extra 15 grams of fat, try this recipe for Glazed Peanut Butter Honey-Oat Cookies. They’re made with powdered peanut butter, which has 85% less fat and fewer cal ...