Healthy Side Dishes Recipes

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Beet and Red Onion Salad

One of the great joys of growing up in New Orleans with an excellent Creole cook in the kitchen was dinner at home. This is one of my favorite saladsthat she prepared. The dressing is as simple a

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Irish Soda Raisin Bread

Sweet, chewy raisins are added to traditional Irish soda bread, making it a perfect family breakfast treat.

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Cold Avocado Soup

During San Diego's long summer days, I rarely feel like cooking something hot. One solution is this quickly prepared cold soup, pale green in color and with the rich but delicate flavor of avocado

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Spinach, Almond and Orange Salad with Creamy Tarragon Dressing

This tangy and colorful salad with it's bright notes of citrus, is the perfect accompaniment to chicken or fish dishes.

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Polenta Cheese Bread

You can reduce the amount of effort involved in making delicious yeast breads by kneading the dough in a food processor. In this simple recipe, coarse Italian cornmeal and cheddar cheese combine i

Deli roast beef is convenient, but a 1/2 pound of boneless beef top sirloin steak,...

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My friend Michael is the executive sous chef at the Hyatt Regency, and he very kin...

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Serve these beans hot, or at room temperature. Leftovers continue to taste wonder...

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Millet gets quite hard when chilled. If you've refrigerated the millet between co...

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This delicious, and nutritious side dish of lightly steamed broccoli, is a useful ...

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Asparagus and basil are two foods high on the aphrodisiac list. If you are lookin...

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A simple dressing of olive oil and sherry vinegar mingles with the orange and toma...

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A lovely first course for a springtime menu. The garlicky mustard dressing, speck...

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This tender vegetable salad makes a great presentation piece at springtime parties...

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The ginger and orange zest are briefly boiled, which removes the sharp notes, but ...

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