Healthy Side Dishes Recipes

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Basmati and Lentil Pilaf

The lentils are first cooked separately, then with the rice. This insures that the lentils and rice are cooked for the appropriate times, and neither becomes mushy. Also, by discarding the water

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Marinated Chickpea Salad

My parents frequent a diner that usually has interesting marinated salads on the table for patrons to munch on while waiting for their orders. This is similar to one that I enjoyed a lot.

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Edamame Pesto

Edamame are fresh soy beans, pale green and oval, about the size of a fingernail. Look for them in the grocer's freezer section, although sometimes you can find them fresh. They are very nutritio

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Seasoned Bread Crumbs

Use this recipe as croutons for soups and salads, as well as for recipes requiring bread crumbs, such as meat loaf or gyros recipes.

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Julienne Vegetable Salad

A vegetable salad, do you dare try?

Cold asparagus can be delicious served alone or in a salad. Two secrets to this e...

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White asparagus have a delicate flavor and are more tender thall the green variety...

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This quick, very simple side dish is a perfect pairing partner for any number of m...

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Fresh asparagus is perfect when lightly steamed, or parboiled to retain nutrients ...

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Asparagus and raspberries complement each other quite nicely. The sauce gives thi...

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This is an excellent veggie side dish for busy weeknights. The asparagus is prepa...

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Tomatillos and asparagus make for a great pairing. Add a few bright red tomatoes ...

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Aparagus and orange sections combine nicely in flavors, textures, and colors. Thi...

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A rectangular dish for serving asparagus is a useful platter to have. For this re...

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Shira-ae literally means "dressed in white." As the name implies, this salad is t...

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