Vitacost Recipes

Easy, healthy and delicious recipes compiled from Vitacost foodie bloggers and nutritionists.

Pulled Chicken Baked Beans

Pulled Chicken Baked Beans

Baked beans are typically served to the side of hot dogs and pulled pork sandwiches. That’s all fine and dandy, but these protein-packed gems deserve center stage. With a few healthy swaps and hearty mix-ins, this classic southern comfort becomes way ...
5-Ingredient Cacao & Coconut Butter Vegan Fudge

5-Ingredient Cacao & Coconut Butter Vegan Fudge

Boxed desserts are so…well, blah! Four staple ingredients and a banana are all that goes into this decadent, clean-eating dessert. Best of all, it’s good for you, packed with antioxidants and essential nutrients. So go ahead, have your fu ...
Peanut Butter Fudge Cookies

Peanut Butter Fudge Cookies

Haven’t tried peanut flour yet? Now’s your chance. This is the perfect recipe for a test drive, because it’s so simple (three easy steps) and so quick (20 minutes at most). There’s only one caveat: you must love peanut butter ...
Creamy Vegan Parsnip Mash

Creamy Vegan Parsnip Mash

Who doesn’t love mashed potatoes? Creamy, rich and filling, they’re the ultimate comfort food—unless you’re dieting, in which case spooning your way through a bowl may cause more grief than relief. Here’s a solution. Pick parnsips over potatoes and y ...
A Very Vegan Passover

A Very Vegan Passover

If you’re following a specialty diet, you might think you’ll be staring at an empty plate during Passover. But there’s no reason to starve for eight whole days! My husband’s eating plan prompted me to seek out new ways to prep ...
Raw & Vegan Key Lime Pie

Raw & Vegan Key Lime Pie

With butter-laced crust and a filling made with gelatin, traditional key lime pie is off limits if you’re vegan. Not to worry! You can still enjoy this Florida state pie (yes, it’s officially a state pie!) with my 100% raw, vegan recipe. The secret t ...
Vegan Praline Pudding

Vegan Praline Pudding

Did you grow up in a home where pudding was ranked as the ultimate comfort food? Creamy and sweet, it was always perfect when you craved something soothing. Today, all that sugar and dairy may leave your body more aggravated than calm—but that doesn’ ...