Dinner Recipes

April 11, 2021

Moroccan Egg Bake

Moroccan Egg Bake 7 Servings Ingredients 1 cup diced yellow onion 1 cup diced red bell pepper1 Tbsp Olive Oil 2 teaspoons minced garlic 1 teaspoon ground cumin 1 teaspoon smoked paprika 1/4 teaspoon ground cinnamon 1/4 teaspoon allspice 2 Tbsp harissa (sold at Trader Joe’s) 28 ounce can crushed tomatoes 15 ounce can chickpeas, rinsed and drained […]
February 28, 2021

How to Cook Brown Rice

How to Cook Brown Rice Directions Choose the right size pot. For cooking 1 to 2 cups of dry brown rice, a 2-quart saucepan will work well. If the pot is too big, the rice may not steam right. If the pot is too small, it may boil over and make a mess. Make sure the lid fits […]
February 28, 2021

Lemon Spinach Quinoa Salad

Lemon Spinach Quinoa Salad 8 Servings Ingredients 1 cup Ancient Harvest Tri-Color Quinoa1/2 Tbsp extra virgin olive oil2 red bell peppers, chopped15.5 ounce can of chickpeas (drained and rinsed)6 ounce baby spinach1/2 cup of feta cheese (optional)Dressing:3 Tbsp fresh lemon juice2 Tbsp extra virgin olive oil2 tsp dry oregano 1/4 tsp salt1/4 tsp freshly ground black pepper Directions […]
February 24, 2021

How to Cook Quinoa

How to Cook Quinoa Quinoa is technically a seed with a nutty flavor; however, it can be used in the same ways as other whole grains. There are 3 main types found in the U.S.: white, red, and black. White quinoa has the most delicate flavor and lightest texture. Red and black quinoa tend to be bolder and […]
February 14, 2021

Slow Cooker Sweet and Sour Chicken

Slow Cooker Sweet & Sour Chicken 8 Servings Ingredients 2 pounds skinless, boneless chicken thighs 2 red bell peppers, chopped 2 green bell peppers, chopped 1.5 cups low sodium chicken broth 1 medium yellow onion, chopped 2 cups thinly sliced carrots 1/4 cup lower-sodium soy sauce 2 Tbsp lower sodium Worcestershire sauce 1 Tbsp ground Chile paste (samba […]
December 9, 2020

Cream of Zucchini Soup

Cream of Zucchini Soup Serves 4 Ingredients ½ small onion, quartered 2 cloves garlic 3 medium zucchini, skin on cut in large chunks 32 oz. reduced sodium Swanson chicken broth (or vegetable) 2 Tbsp reduced fat sour cream Kosher salt and black pepper to taste Fresh grated Parmesan cheese, for topping (optional) Directions Combine chicken broth, onion, garlic […]
December 5, 2020

Spicy Black Bean Soup

Spicy Black Bean Soup Serves 6 Ingredients 1 cup onion, diced1 cup carrot, peeled and diced carrot (approx. 2 medium)1 green bell pepper, diced3 stalks celery, diced½ jalapeno, de-seeded and minced (or a whole one for extra spiciness)3 cloves garlic, minced2 tsp. each cumin, oregano and chili powder3–4 cups vegetable broth (start with 3 cups, add a bit if it seems too thick)1 cup tomato sauce1-19 oz. can […]
December 5, 2020

Stuffed Portobello Mushrooms

Stuffed Portobello Mushrooms Serves 3 Ingredients 3 large fresh portobello mushrooms, stems removed, set aside 2 celery stalks, diced 2 cloves garlic, minced 1 cup chicken broth 1 medium onion, diced 1 medium orange or red bell pepper 1.5 oz. fat-free feta crumbles ¼ cup fresh shaved parmesan cheese 1 ½ tsp. garlic hickory or some type of […]
November 21, 2020

Chicken Black Bean Salad

Chicken Black Bean Salad Serves 4 Ingredients 6 cups fresh baby spinach 1-15 oz. can black beans, rinsed and drained 1 cup bell pepper, chopped 2 cups chicken breasts, cooked and shredded 1 cup salsa 4 TBSP. fat-free sour cream Directions 1. In a large bowl, combine the shredded chicken breast, black beans, bell pepper, and salsa 2. […]