Healthy Side Dishes Recipes

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Green Bean Salad with Feta

When green beans are gently steamed, they retain far more of their nutritional value then if they are boiled. Therefore, this simple salad is a healthy choice for sharing at picnics or potlucks.

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Don's Pocket Pita Bread

Use this Middle Eastern recipe for making terrific noontime sandwiches filled with your favorite ingredients, or simple hummus. This dough may be made in bread machine or by hand. The bread is be

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Carrot Soup with Basil Pesto

A contrasting swirl of green pesto and sour cream adds a colorful accent to creamy carrot soup.

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Basil and Tomato Salad

The best time to make this salad is when ripe, flavorful tomatoes are available, and at the peak of their season. They are the focal point of this refreshing and colorful salad.

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Marinated Vermicelli Salad

Vermicelli, very thin spaghetti, cooks quickly. Watch it carefully while it boils to make sure it remains al dente. Regular spaghetti may be used instead.

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