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Thai-Style Coleslaw with Chicken & Mint

Thai-Style Coleslaw with Chicken & Mint

If you’re heading to a picnic or cookout this holiday weekend, swap the traditional slaw for this paleo-friendly, Thai-inspired twist! Packed with protein and flavor, this is a version that can be served either as a side or as a main dish. ...
Vegan Picnic Recipe: Simple Fennel Slaw

Vegan Picnic Recipe: Simple Fennel Slaw

Cabbage is king when it comes to coleslaw, but a sweeter, milder main ingredient that’s just as crisp and delicious can be swapped in for a refreshingly different side to serve with burgers and sandwiches. Fennel, an herb related to parsley and dill, ...
Roasted Chipotle Sweet Potato Wedges

Roasted Chipotle Sweet Potato Wedges

You’ll forget all about white potato, deep-fried French fries with a stack of these spicy spuds next to your burger. Thick-cut sweet potato wedges are tossed with fresh lime juice and fiery chipotle pepper powder, then baked to a crispy-chewy finish ...
Spring Picnic (Vegan!) Potato Salad

Spring Picnic (Vegan!) Potato Salad

Whether you’re headed to a potluck or planning a small get-together lunch, potato salad is an old stand-by that appeals to all ages. If guests are vegan, however, traditional ingredients—mayo, eggs, sour cream and sometimes bacon—make this dish ...
Red Quinoa & Black-Eyed Pea Salad

Red Quinoa & Black-Eyed Pea Salad

If you’re new to quinoa and don’t care for the “plain” flavor, give red quinoa a try before you give up on this healthy grain. Red quinoa has a slightly bolder, nuttier taste that pairs perfectly with milder vegetables and be ...
Cheesy Cauliflower Poppers

Cheesy Cauliflower Poppers

Poppers made with peppers are spicy, deep fried and stuffed with gooey, melted cheese. For a lighter, milder, hot-from-the-oven snack, try these  creative veggie  bites. Crunchy chunks of cauliflower are tossed with olive oil and herbs, then coated w ...
Butternut Squash & Pomegranate Quinoa

Butternut Squash & Pomegranate Quinoa

Light, fluffy and full of flavor, quinoa cooks up a lot like rice, yet it’s richer in flavor (with a hint of nuttiness) and packs in more protein, fiber, iron, magnesium and other big-name minerals than a serving of your favorite brown grain. T ...