Vitacost Recipes

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

Adobo-Spiced French “Fries”

Adobo-Spiced French “Fries”

It could be a turkey burger, a grilled chicken sandwich or an empty plate…I’ll have fries with that. Unfortunately, the restaurant-style side dish is not only drenched in fat and salt, but the conventional white potato is a total snooze fest. M ...
Lemon & Fig Mini Tea Cakes (Gluten & Dairy Free)

Lemon & Fig Mini Tea Cakes (Gluten & Dairy Free)

If you love lemon—the scent and the taste—these miniature tea cakes are sure to delight your senses. Like two bites of heaven, they’re light as a feather and not overly sweet like other tea or coffee cakes. Figs pair perfectly with lemon, flavor-wise ...
Low-Fat Blueberry Cheesecake Smoothie

Low-Fat Blueberry Cheesecake Smoothie

A slice of cheesecake from a certain big-name restaurant can set you back. depending on the flavor, as many as 1,330 calories. Ouch! If a creamy, dreamy dessert is what you crave, why not soothe your sweet tooth with a cheesecake smoothie instead? A ...
Crisp Spiced Radish Chips

Crisp Spiced Radish Chips

Move over potatoes—a chip-worthy competitor is stepping up to the stove. The next time you’re craving crunch, bake up a batch of fresh radish slices. With a little spice and just 30 minutes of time, you’ve got a creative healthy snack packed with vit ...
Mixed Berry Hazelnut Muffins

Mixed Berry Hazelnut Muffins

Tired of throwing out spoiled berries? If you have fresh blueberries, raspberries, strawberries or blackberries on hand and need to use them up fast, this nutty muffin mix will help you salvage the goods. Of course, no one will know if you opt for th ...
Raw & Vegan Carrot Cake with Creamy Cashew Icing

Raw & Vegan Carrot Cake with Creamy Cashew Icing

Love carrot cake, but could live without the sky-high calorie count and artificial nonsense? This 100% raw recipe is filled with pure ingredients that will not only calm your clean-eating conscience, but satisfy your sweet tooth as well. And because ...