Are you always looking for a filling and flavorful dish that not a major carbohydrate overload? I think that this is it. Black Bean Rotini Pasta is a pasta that has extra protein from the black beans, not all the carbs that you will find in standard flour based pasta and contains 14 grams of protein and 15 grams of fiber in each serving! That is so healthy, it almost seems like it couldn’t possibly be pasta. I added vegetables, artichokes, peppers, kale and leeks and a basic red sauce to give it some yummy and topped with Trader Joe’s vegan mozzarella cheese. Seriously, ready in less than 30 minutes, it was better than I could have imagined.
Cauliflower Crust Vegetable Pizza Salad has all the tasty goodness and all the healthy ingredients! There are so many variations of pizza, and somehow, none of them are bad. The challenge for pizza lovers is to find a pizza recipe that is healthy, vegan, gluten free, dairy free and also delicious. Here it is.
Fall is coming, and we need quick and easy dinners that are also healthy and delicious. Broccoli Mushroom Tetrazzini is that, ready in 40 minutes, delightfully satisfying, tasty and healthy. For the pasta, I used Trader Joe’s Red Organic Lentil Sedanini (not sponsored), although you can use any gluten free pasta that you have on hand. The lentil pasta is a refreshing change from the standard flour pastas that I typically use– it actually tasted like lentils, and was yummy. This dish is vegan, gluten free and dairy free, of course.
I have to admit, this was the first time that I actually combined all of these specific ingredients to make a vegan lasagna dish, and without exaggerating, this Zucchini Artichoke Mushroom Lasagna is incredible. Using fresh zucchini, mushrooms, green onions and basil from the garden, I layered the vegetables and topped each layer with marinara sauce, avocado basil pesto, and garlic cashew cheese for a yum flavor experience. This dish is also vegan, gluten free and dairy free.
Need something quick and healthy for dinner? This Smoked Chickpea, Cauliflower, Sweet Potato Pasta is tasty, ready in 30 minutes and has all the healthy you need. This dish can be enjoyed as a stirfry, or added to pasta for a more filling meal. For extra tangy flavor, top with Chipotle Cashew Creme!