Posts Categorized: Side Dishes and Vegetables

Quinoa with Dried Figs, Goat Cheese, and Asparagus

by: fabiola in: Entrees, Salad, Side Dishes and Vegetables, Vegetarian, Vegan, Gluten Free
Quinoa with Dried Figs, Goat Cheese, and Asparagus

A great way to use Spring asparagus and get tons of protein. This is last years recipe I thought needed some love this year. Enjoy!

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Happy Spring my friends, it’s sixty degrees here today. Bring the new season in with fresh, easy, healthy, seasonal veggies! I am a fan of …

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Apple Celery Salad, Food Bloggers Against Hunger Challenge

by: fabiola in: Salad, Side Dishes and Vegetables, Vegetarian, Vegan, Gluten Free
Apple Celery Salad, Food Bloggers Against Hunger Challenge

The Giving Table has asked for help from Food Bloggers Nationwide to inform people of a growing epidemic. Hunger in The United States. If you read my blog regularly you know I am involved in many different ways to help with this issue. This is an affordable, healthy way to …

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Sweet and Sour Cabbage

by: fabiola in: Side Dishes and Vegetables, Vegetarian, Vegan, Gluten Free
Sweet and Sour Cabbage

As most of you know, I just graduated from Culinary school!  Hence the repost, and less posts.  Forgive me, I’ll be back to normal soon.  But I am giving myself time to re coop, hibernate, hike, relax, and take a moment to soak it all in.  I’ll share it all …

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Roasted Yam & Cauliflower Mash

by: fabiola in: Side Dishes and Vegetables, Vegetarian, Vegan, Gluten Free
Roasted Yam & Cauliflower Mash

This is another one of things I heard about a while ago but just ended up trying, and I am so happy I did! The addition of the cauliflower made for a sweeter, creamier version of mash pots, and I fell in love. I’m pretty sure this how I will …

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Maple Mashed Yams with Toasted Walnuts, The Ultimate Oregon Thanksgiving Recipe Roundup

by: fabiola in: Side Dishes and Vegetables, Vegetarian, Vegan, Gluten Free
Maple Mashed Yams with Toasted Walnuts, The Ultimate Oregon Thanksgiving Recipe Roundup

This is my savory side! I enjoy combining sweet and savory to get a balance of flavors, as with this dish. You can’t go wrong with a little maple syrup to be a little more indulgent on turkey day. Because it honestly just felt right, always go with your gut …

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Roasted or Grilled Brussel Sprouts with Lemon, Garlic, and Parmigiano Reggiano

by: fabiola in: Side Dishes and Vegetables, Vegetarian, Vegan, Gluten Free
Roasted or Grilled Brussel Sprouts with Lemon, Garlic, and Parmigiano Reggiano

I know brussel sprouts have a bad rap in the world, and everyone is plain wrong about these little guys.  Seriously!  They are wonderful, tasty little cabbages that need a little love and can make a meal wonderful and healthy.  Yes, even when you grate Parm cheese on them.  It’s …

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Grilled Cauliflower

by: fabiola in: Side Dishes and Vegetables, Vegetarian, Vegan, Gluten Free
Grilled Cauliflower

I think we all love grilling in the summer. It can super simple or complicated. But it takes us outside, away from the hot oven, and into the less dishes arena. I am a fan of that. Even though for this side dish I do use my grill pan thingy. …

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